Hamid Khan is a Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court of Pakistan and a founding partner of Cornelius, Lane & Mufti—a leading law firm in Pakistan. He is the former President of the Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan (2001–3), and of the Lahore High Court Bar Association (1992–3). He regularly lectures on various legal subjects at the University of the Punjab, the Civil Services Academy, the Administrative Staff College, and the National Institute of Public Administration. He is an Ebert and DAAD Fellow, and a member of the Hague Academy of International Law. He is the author of A History of the Judiciary in Pakistan, 2nd Edition (OUP 2023); Comparative Constitutional Law (OUP 2022); The Islamic Law of Inheritance, 2nd Edition (OUP 2021); Principles of Administrative Law, 2nd Edition (OUP 2020); and The Constitutional and Political History of Pakistan, 3rd Edition (OUP 2017).