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Zane Malik is a barrister specialising in public law and human rights, with an emphasis on immigration, asylum and nationality law. He is one of the Attorney General’s Panel Counsel to the Crown.

He has particular expertise in Judicial Reviews and Appellate work. He appears regularly in the High Court, the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court. He has dealt with numerous landmark cases in his specialist areas. Over 100 of his cases have been reported so far and are frequently cited in proceedings before courts and tribunals. 7 of his recently reported cases are mentioned in the Senior President of the Tribunals’ Annual Report on the tribunals. Only in the last year or so, he has appeared before the Supreme Court in 6 major appeals as sole Counsel. He often leads other barristers and legal teams in complex cases before higher courts.

He is a Barrister of Lincoln’s Inn and holds LLB (Hons), LLM (International Human Rights law) and PGD (Professional Legal Studies). His research work as a PhD (Candidate) at King’s College London presents a critical analysis of the United Kingdom’s asylum and human rights law, focusing on claims based on sexual orientation and gender persecution.

He regularly contributes to Radio, TV and social media. Currently, he is hosting a popular weekly TV talk show (Immigration Law with Zane Malik) and a weekly Radio programme. These are live and interactive shows and are dedicated to discussions on immigration and human rights law issues. Immigration Law with Zane Malik has been running for the last 7 years or so and has made a household in British-Asian community.