Rachelle Best

Rachelle is a Paralegal in the Wills, Trusts & Probate team, working closely with Partner and Head of the team, Minesh Thakrar. She supports and assists Minesh in the day-to-day activities of managing files for clients, and issues relating to Wills, Probate and Powers of Attorney. Rachelle has over 20 years’ experience working in the […]

Naim Qureshi

Naim is a Senior Associate in the Family & Divorce team. Naim has practiced exclusively in the field of family and matrimonial law for over 20 years. He deals with all aspects of family and divorce law, and in particular the resolution of financial claims following marital/relationship breakdown and disputes over children.  He is also increasingly instructed […]

Alka Kharbanda

Alka is a Partner and Head of the Dispute Resolution team. She sits on the Management Executive (MEx), which is the operational decision making board for the firm. She has been practising law for over 25 years and her experience is wide ranging. She is involved in cases in the Chancery Division, at County Court level, […]

David Kemp

David is a Partner in the Real Estate and Development team. He has specialised in the Commercial Property sector for over 25 years. David is also the Finance Partner and sits on the Management Executive (MEx), which is the operational decision making board for the firm. He deals with development-site acquisition and set-up, freehold acquisitions and sales, […]

Colin Smith

Colin is a Partner in the Corporate and Commercial team. He specialises in corporate transactions, including joint ventures, management buyouts, mergers and acquisitions, regularly acting for buyers and sellers in business and share sales. Colin’s deals tend to have values in the range of £2-35 million. Recently he has acted for the sellers in a […]

Sangita Manek

Sangita is a Partner in the Dispute Resolution team and handles all aspects of dispute resolution and commercial litigation. She specialises in property litigation, probate disputes and professional negligence, acting for high-net-worth individuals, clients with extensive property portfolios, and professionals from other business sectors. She is often considered the go-to litigator when posed with difficult and […]

Denise Herman

Denise Herman is a Partner and Head of the Child Care and Legal Aid Children team. She specialises in public law care proceedings, acting on behalf of parents and children, and has been involved in complex cases involving non-accidental injuries (NAI) to children, sex abuse, Münchausen Syndrome by Proxy, female genital mutilation, fabricated illness, neglect and […]

Jolene Hutchison

Jolene is a Partner and Head of the Family and Divorce team. She is ranked as a leader in her field in Chambers UK and is a recommended lawyer in the Legal 500 for the current year. Jolene has also been ranked in The Spear’s 500, a leading high-net worth publication. Her expertise covers a wide […]

Dave Matthews

Dave is a Partner and Head of the Personal Injury team. He has over 18 years’ experience in obtaining compensation for accident victims. Dave sits on the Management Executive (MEx), which is the operational decision making board for the firm. He acts solely for claimants, with a particular expertise in pavement tripping accidents, accidents at work and cases […]

Minesh Thakrar

Minesh is a Partner and Head of the Wills, Trusts and Probate team. He undertakes a full range of private client work, including the preparation of Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Enduring Powers of Attorney, issues affecting the elderly, inheritance tax mitigation and probate and the administration of estates. He takes a calm and pragmatic […]