Sajeda Farisa Kabir

Supreme Court of Bangladesh

Sajeda Farisa Kabir is a Founding Partner of Vertex Chambers. She is a Solicitor of New South Wales, Australia, an Advocate of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh, and a Barrister-at-Law of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, London, United Kingdom. Mrs. Kabir is the first Bangladeshi Female Advocate of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh to hold tri-jurisdictional qualification from Bangladesh, UK and Australia. Mrs. Kabir holds LL.B from Cardiff University, the United Kingdom.

Between 2015 and 2018, she served as an Associate Director of the Human Rights and Legal Aid Services (HRLS) Program of BRAC, the largest NGO in the world. She also chaired BRAC’s Sexual Harassment Redressal Committee during this period. Mrs. Kabir is a leading expert on sexual harassment redressal mechanism, access to justice, and safeguarding, and in addition to her role at Vertex Chambers, she acts as a Consultant and Chairperson of the sexual harassment redressal committee of Sajida Foundation, one of the leading NGOs in Bangladesh.