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Asad Syed - Principal Solicitor

Qualification and Achievement

University of Technology Sydney- Juris Doctor

Solicitor of the Supreme Court of NSW

MARA Registered Agent (1464591)

Asad is the Principal Solicitor at ZK & AS Lawyers. He Migrated to Australia as a skilled migrant about 15 years ago. Being a migrant himself he has first-hand knowledge of the difficulties people face during their migration process to Australia.

He is extremely passionate about his clients and understands their needs to give them tailor made advice as per their circumstances. Asad work experience includes working with clients from different nationalities and background. At times when things don't go in clients favor, he has the know-how to advice clients to appeal at the Administrative Appeal Tribunal, Federal Court and lodge Ministerial Intervention when needed.

 Other than Immigration Law, he practices in all areas of litigation including - Criminal Law, Insurance Law, Insolvency and Civil Litigation.

Nirosha Gunasekera - Solicitor

Qualification & Achievements

Charles Darwin University - Bachelor of Laws (LLB) 

The University of New South Wales - Master Commerce 

Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales 

Member of Sri Lanka Association of NSW 

Nirosha is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of NSW, after joining ZK & AS Lawyers he has quickly developed passion for civil/commercial litigation matters. He appears for matters in various courts ranging from - Local court, District Court, Federal Court and Supreme Court of NSW. 

Nirosha has proven to be an effective team member, his strengths are dispute resolution processes which gives the client the advantage of effective resolution without the stress of going to court, although where necessary he will advice to pursue the matter in court. 

Other areas in which Nirosha practices include: 

Wills & Estate Planning

Family Law

Criminal Law

Employment Law

Administrative Appeals

Conveyancing & Property law

Takashi AMANO - Solicitor

University of Sydney – Juris Doctor

Solicitor of the Supreme Court of NSW

Having studied in the UK and the USA, Takashi has settled in Australia. 

Takashi has extensively exceptional experience at community legal centres and law firms in Sydney.

His work involves:

Corporate & Commercial

Banking & Finance

Commercial & Retail Leasing

Wills & Estates

Employment Law

Family Law

Sports contract and negotiation 

After joining ZK&AS Lawyers, Takashi has regularly appeared for individuals and companies in various matters in the Federal Court, Federal Circuit Court, Supreme Court, District Court, Local Court, NCAT and MRT.  

Besides law practice, Takashi is a black belt Judoka.

Takashi speaks English, Japanese and Chinese.

Katherine YANG - Administrative Officer

Katherine has Master degrees in Finance and Accounting, and she has extensive experience in the property industry.
After joining ZK&AS Lawyers, Katherine is responsible for providing a wide arrange of tasks such as diary management, billing and accounts payable tasks, and liaising with both internal and external clients.

Katherine speaks Chinese and English.

Hassan Khan - Accountant

Qualification and Achievement

Bachelor of Accounting

Hasan has completed his Bachelors of Accounting and is currently undertaking his skill assessment with CPA Australia. He carries numerous office management duties including accounts. He has recently joined ZK & AS Lawyers and he quickly integrated into the work culture and with his outstanding work performance.

At times Hasan wears number of hats and assists in preparing pre-litigation documents such as - affidavits, statement of claim, notice of motion and court documents. He has an exceptionally professional approach in getting the job done.