Mazharul Mustafa

Called in 2008

About Mazharul Mustafa


Called in 2008

Mazharul specialises in the fields of immigration, nationality and asylum law. His practice encompasses the full spectrum of appeal and judicial review work. He has a particular interest in right of abode, citizenship, family and private life cases.

Prior to joining chambers in 2019, Mazharul was as a solicitor-advocate specialising in immigration, nationality and asylum law with an extensive advocacy and drafting practice.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND EDUCATION


LLB (Hons), Brunel University

LLM, UCL

BVC, BPP Law School

LPC, BPP Law School

Higher Rights of Audience (Civil & Criminal), City Law School

AWARDS


Sir Thomas More Bursary, Lincoln’s Inn

MEMBERSHIPS AND APPOINTMENTS


Lincoln’s Inn Denning Society

UCL Bentham Association

LANGUAGES


Bengali

EXPERIENCE AND INSTRUCTIONS


Notable Cases
YM v SSHD C7/2016/3644 – Secured permission on the papers to appeal to the Court of Appeal. The case concerned the interpretation of paragraph 245ZX(ha) of the Immigration Rules. Appeal allowed by consent.

R (on the application of NB & Ors) v The Upper Tribunal (IAC) CO/4056/2015 – Secured permission on the papers in a ‘Cart’ judicial review. The case concerned paragraph A280(f) and paragraph 301 of the Immigration Rules.

PRACTICE AREAS


PUBLIC LAW

PUBLIC LAW

Overview Our public law team covers work pertaining to education, prisons, inquests, inquiries, and judicial review. Much of our work in this area is widely publicised by the media, for example, the independent Inquiry into child sex abuse, which is ongoing, and the...

IMMIGRATION LAW

IMMIGRATION LAW

Overview Church Court Chambers has a growing immigration team who specialise in a number of different areas. We are happy to accept instructions at all levels of the immigration process, including drafting grounds, advice and pre-action protocol letters. All members...