Sartaz graduated with a First-Class Honours LLB from the University of Hertfordshire in 2020. He received the prestigious “Best Contribution by an Individual” LawWorks and Attorney General Student Pro Bono Award in 2020. He was also awarded the Hertfordshire Law School Dean’s Award for “Outstanding Contribution to Pro Bono Activities Reputation Award” in 2019.
Prior to joining PGMBM as a Paralegal, Sartaz had volunteered extensively for various pro bono organisations. He has volunteered as a Gateway Assessor and Webchat Assessor for Citizens Advice, volunteered for the Hertfordshire Law Clinic as an Adviser, and for Shelter UK as an assistant to the duty desk solicitor in housing tribunals.
Sartaz aims to practise as a public law barrister in the future and intends to start his bar course in September 2021.