Muhammad Ali Safdar, M. Phil.

Muhammad Ali Safdar, M. Phil.


Doktorarbeit Thema: A comparative study of Eastern and Contemporary Western Ideas on Justice with special reference to Rawls

Personal Details

Last, First Name Safdar, Muhammad Ali

Nationality: Pakistani



Research Stay

(12.2018 –2.2019) Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, Germany

Work Experience

(12.2019) Special Law State Examination Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, License for Practicing Lawyer

(2014 – 16.8.2021) Sub Inspector Punjab Police, Lahore, In-charge Legal Branch Investigation Public Relations Officer Capital City Police, Investigation Officer Alternate Dispute Resolution Officer

(09.2017 – 03.2018) Guest Lecturer Global law College, Lahore Pakistan Penal Code Code of Criminal Procedure Evidence Law, Legal Philosophy

(02. 2013 – 08.2014) Reporter Abb Takk News, Pakistan Crime Reporter, Court Reporter, News Editing, Events Coverage, NLE Editing

(02.2013 – 04.2013) Internship The Nation Newspaper Crime Desk & Newsroom Editing, Editor Magazine Section

Academic Education

(2019-Continue) Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg Doctor of Philosophy in Law Research Topic: “A comparative study of Eastern and Contemporary Western Ideas on Justice with special reference to Rawls”

(2017-2019) Government College University, Lahore Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) in Philosophy Main Emphasis: Philosophy of Law Project Work: “The Social Epistemology of Dispute Settlement and Justice Through Conciliation” Final Grades: 3.6 in the American Grading System (Min 1.0, Max 4.0)

(2012-2015) University of the Punjab, Lahore Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Main Emphasis: Criminal Law, Legal TheoryFinal Grades: 50 % (B) in Law Degree Grading (Min 30%, Max 100%)

(2010-2013) Forman Christian College, Lahore Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Mass Communication Final Grades: 2.78 in the American Grading System (Min 1.0, Max 4.0)

(2008-2010) Govt. Islamia College Civil Lines, Lahore High School/Intermediate: F.SC Pre-Medical Final Grade: 77 % (A) in Pakistani Grading System (Min 33%, Max 100%)

(2006-2008) Govt. Central Model School, Lower Mall, Lahore Matriculation in Science Final Grade: 86 % (A+) in Pakistani Grading System (Min 33%, Max 100%)


29.05.2017 The NATION Newspaper Media and Identity Crisis

Additional Qualifications

Professional Skills Legal Drafting, Research and Analysis, Legal Opinion, Public Speaking, Transparent Criminal Investigation, Public Policy, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Press Releases, Creative Writing, Teamwork, Leadership, Integrity

Computer Skills Microsoft Office, SPSS Software, Adobe Flash, Adobe Photo-Shop, Movie Maker, Adobe Premier, NLE Software Languages German Basic: A1 Certificate Institute of Modern

Languages English IELTS Indicator Test Score 6.5 Urdu (Mother Tongue)


• Certificate of Credibility, Critical Analysis and Writing Skills

• Painting, National College of Arts, Lahore

• Certificate of Editor, Police Investigation News Letter

• Class-I Certificate as Admin Officer Investigation PS Badami Bagh, Lahore

• Class-I Certificate (for Establishing Public Relations Unit), Capital City Police Lahore

• Certificate of Training of Trainers (TOTs) on Child Abuse & Preventive Measures of Lahore Police Officers

• Certificate of Attendance, Training on Investigation & Leadership for Police Investigation Incharge Officers

• Certificate of IELTS Indicator Test


Prof. Dr. Sobia Tahir Head of Chair: Department of Philosophy and Interdisciplinary Studies Government College University, Lahore Tel: +92 332 14700710 Email:

Prof. Dr. Tobias Reinbacher Professur für Strafrecht und Strafprozessrecht Julius-Maximilians-University Würzburg Tel: +49 931 31 88809 E-Mail:

(All the references can be provided on demand)