Anwar is a litigator who has worked with a variety of clients in both federal and state courts. He has also aided in providing litigation and investment arbitration advice to sovereigns and state-owned entities.
During law school, Anwar was an Articles Editor on the California Law Review and the Berkeley Journal of International Law. Anwar also interned in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York for the Honorable Katherine Polk Failla. Prior to law school, he worked as a management consultant after attending University of Pennsylvania for his undergraduate degree where his thesis in history won the Phi Beta Kappa prize for best thesis in any field of study that year.
Anwar has extensive experience in different cultures, having lived in 8 cities in 6 countries. Anwar is also fluent in Arabic.