Welcome to SHARP-Pakistan.


Society for Human Rights and Prisoners' Aid (SHARP-Pakistan)

Striving for a Human Rights friendly Pakistan


Required Lawyer for Haripur

Post title: Lawyer

Duty station:  Haripur

No. of positions: 01, Female

Job Description:

The incumbent will act as Lawyer under the direct supervision of Field Manager:

  1. To deal with refugees / asylum seekers and respect and dignity.
  2. To listen to refugees/asylum seekers to talk about issues and provide them legal guidance;
  3. Actively listen to client concerns and empathizing with their position;
  4. Accepting without bias the issues raised by refugees/asylum seekers;
  5. To help refugees/asylum seekers towards a deeper understanding of their concerns;
  6. Help refugees/asylum seekers to make decisions and choices regarding possible ways forward;
  7. Refer refugees/asylum seekers to other sources of help, as appropriate;
  8. To liaise, as necessary, with other agencies and individuals to help effect change based on the issues raised by refugees/asylum seekers;
  9. To maintain individual records.
  10. To correspond with UNHCR with copy to SHARP regarding refugee related matters, as assigned by the Supervisor;
  11. Perform any ad-hoc duty assigned by the supervisor.

Candidate should:

  • Law graduate (B.A L.L.B).
  • Holder of valid Lawyer license from KP bar
  • At least 3-5 years of professional experience as a Lawyer with license to appear at High Court.
  • Good knowledge of substantial and procedural civil law.
  • Specific knowledge of 14 F.A would be an asset.
  • Proficiency in English and Pashto.
  • Computer literacy is essential.

Please send your CVs with copies of credentials on the following address latest by 01-July-2018 at:

By Email:
By Post: 
Admin./Finance Assistant
Society for Human Rights & Prisoners’ Aid (SHARP)
H.No 253, Hadi lane Opposite VIP Guest House
University Town Peshawar
Tel: (091) 5712102 / 5712020