Mazharul Mustafa

Year of Call - 2008

Full Profile

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.


Sir Thomas More Bursary, Lincoln’s Inn

Memberships and Appointments

Lincoln’s Inn Denning Society

UCL Bentham Association

Scholarships and Education

LLB (Hons), Brunel University


BVC, BPP Law School

LPC, BPP Law School

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





Cases of note

  • immigration law
    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.

Shortlist ( )

Criminal Law

Business Crime


Immigration Law

Regulatory and Disciplinary Law

Sports Law