Sample Power of Attorney for Khula Case
A Power of Attorney is a legal document that allows an appointed person (the attorney-in-fact) to act on behalf of another person (the principal) in legal matters. In Khula cases, a PoA is often used when the wife cannot be present in court or wishes to have a representative handle the legal proceedings.


KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS that I MS. _________________ Daughter of ____________________, CNIC #: _____________________ Resident
of _____________________________, presently residing at
___________________________ do hereby appoint, Nominate and constitute Mr. __________________________, Son of _____________________, having CNIC # _________________,
R/o _____________ to be my true and lawful attorney in my name and on my behalf to do and cause to be done the following acts, deeds things and matters and to execute and enjoy the following powers and rights in respect of my Khula/Divorce Case at the Family Court,_WRITE CITY NAME HERE:

  1. To supervise manage and look after all over interest in the above-said case.
  2. To appear before the Chairman Arbitration Council and to file such applications and make such statements as may be deemed necessary and expedient in the Court.
  3. To sign, verify, execute, present, attest and prosecute the above-mentioned case and to file plaints petitions applications
    revisions appeals statements, objections, and affidavits, as and when necessary for the proper at judication of the above-mentioned case.
  4. To make statements, and file affidavits and give evidence on my behalf in all matters, suit proceedings in Arbitration Council or in any Court or tribunal.

AND generally to act in relation to said case as fully and effectually in all respects as I myself could do and that whatever my said Attorney for the time being acting under or by virtue of these presents shall lawfully do or cause to be done, I, the above-named executant do hereby agree to ratify/allow and confirm the same. IN witness whereof I, the above-named executant have set my hands to these presents at _______________ on this day of ______ of _______, 2023.



NAME: ______________________ Daughter of _______________________

CNIC #: ___________________


Customizing the Sample Power of Attorney

Once you have downloaded the sample Power of Attorney, you may need to customize it to fit your specific needs. Here are some key elements to include:

  • Principal’s Details: Full name, address, and identification details of the wife seeking Khula.
  • Attorney-in-Fact’s Details: Full name, address, and identification details of the appointed representative.
  • Scope of Authority: Clearly define the powers granted to the attorney-in-fact, including attending court hearings, submitting documents, and negotiating terms.
  • Duration: Specify the duration for which the Power of Attorney will be valid.
  • Signatures: The document must be signed by the principal, the attorney-in-fact, and witnesses, if required.

While using a sample Power of Attorney can simplify the process, it is essential to ensure that the document complies with Pakistani legal standards. Consulting with a qualified lawyer to review and finalize the Power of Attorney is highly recommended to avoid any legal pitfalls.