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Specialist on Legal Issues

Job Category:
Legal Issues
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Agency / Project:
Good Governance Group, National Reconstruction Bureau
Posted On:
15 September, 2005
Last Date to apply:
24 September, 2005
Experience in years
2 to 4

He/She must have minimum 5-10 years experience in the related field. He/ She should have an excellent understanding of the issues involved in judicial system in Pakistan and must have working experience in the senior capacity. Candidate should have a high level of professional quality with intimate familiarity of Government legal systems and contemporary developments in judicial laws.


The objective of this assignment is to provide professional assistance to Think Tanks on legal matters in finalizing legal and judicial transcription of Local Government Plan 2000 into new rules and laws to be framed regarding Cantonment Boards in Pakistan and drafting of laws, rules and instructions regarding Police Order, 2002. The Associate Consultant would assist Think Tanks in carrying out the following assignments:

Preparation of draft rules and instructions under the Police Order, 2002.

Supervision and monitoring of the working of Police at the different stages of arrest of accused, registering the cases, investigation and prosecution.

Development of draft laws, rules and instructions for minimising workload of the Criminal Courts with a view to decreasing the number of cases to the bare minimum.

Monitoring the process of criminal justice system for future development of the laws/rules/regulations and instructions.

To assist the Think Tank on services reform.  Pay/pension in reviewing the reforms efforts since independence with particular focus on administrative reforms and its implementation.

Analyse the system of Small Causes and Minor Offences Courts, Parole, probation and administration of prisons and prepare recommendations for successful implementation of the reforms already introduced by NRB.

Provide legal expertise on matters requiring initial legal work & opinion to the NRB.

To assist the Think Tank on services reforms, pay/pension in developing and recommending a comprehensive & integrated civil service structure in Pakistan and its effective implementation.

Draft Writ Petitions and cases requiring NRB’s representation before the Courts of Law and draft replies to the Writ Petitions and the cases filed against the government/NRB in the Courts of Law and to pursue the same if so desired by the Chairman, NRB.

Assist the Think Tanks in formulating various mechanisms, procedures, rules and instructions to bring the existing cantonments into the fold of the Local Government Ordinance, 2001.

Provide support to the Think Tanks in evolving integrated proposals for restructuring of the existing Cantonment Boards.

Assist the Think Tanks in delimiting of bigger Cantonments as Cantonment Districts on the basis of city-specific demographic and geographic realities.

Assist the Think Tanks in preparing proposals for institutional capacity building of Cantonment Boards to be conglomerated under the Local Government Ordinance, 2001.

Any other duties assigned by the Chairman, NRB.

Supervision: The Specialist will assist the Think Tanks on Legal Issues and will work under the overall supervision of the Chairman, NRB.

Must Degree Degree Level Country Description
YesL.L.BBachelors Degree (4 Years)At least Bachelor degree in Law