For ambitious startups and emerging companies, moving rapidly and efficiently towards their commercial aspirations is imperative. But to scale a business sustainably, clients need a critical thinker and strategic legal advisor on their side.

Zakhir’s business background and analytical approach to solving problems is a proven asset for our clients. They appreciate his flexibility, practicality and ability to think outside the box. With his previous experience in application development, he is uniquely positioned to serve the needs of our technology clients. He is able to understand the business and craft pragmatic legal solutions that provide effective protection.

His fundamental goal for our clients is to ensure they are set up for long-term growth. By taking the time to understand their greatest ambitions, Zakhir is able to structure the right plan to meet their big picture objectives, reduce risk and build a strong, viable business. He navigates through their operational challenges to establish a realistic and customized path forward.


Purchase and sale of business Private equity finance transactions
Professional services agreements Shareholder and partnership agreements
Debt financings, both secured and unsecured Corporate governance
General corporate and commercial matters

Zakhir is passionate about working with new, innovative minds who aren’t afraid of disrupting the status quo. He values the creativity, dynamism and the diversity of the tech industry and is eager to put his connections to work for our clients.

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Community Commitments
  • Ismaili Council for British Columbia, Member for Legal Matters
Education & Call to Bar
  • Call to Bar: British Columbia, 2015
  • Juris Doctor, Queen’s University, 2014
  • Diploma in Accounting, 2009
  • Bachelor of Commerce – Management of Information Systems (B.Comm. with Honours), University of British Columbia, 2008