Dr Malik has personally handled and successfully dealt with over 14,000 cases during his tenure, as a lawyer, since 1995. His outstanding contributions to the field of Immigration and Human Rights have been well documented. His areas of specialism include Human Rights, Immigration and Nationality Law. Dr Malik has extensive experience of handling cases at the UKBA, dealing with appeals at the First-Tier Tribunal and at the Asylum and Immigration Tribunal, which predated it. His cases have also been taken to the Higher Courts, where several, land-mark, high-profile precedents have been set.