London, United Kingdom (PRWEB UK) 21 March 2014
Aina Khan will be speaking at the Muslim Mediation Awareness event held by family resolution service Converge at Regents Lake Banqueting on 21/03/14.
The conference, which is aimed at referral agency professionals, mediators and the general public aims to raise awareness about mediation as an integral part of scriptures and traditions and to provide an opportunity to understand how mediation works and where it can be accessed.
Furthermore, the conference will explain how mediation can allow the religious and cultural sensitivities of parties’ to be addressed and facilitate mutually acceptable terms being agreed, as well as how mediation can lead to legally binding agreements that are enforceable through the English Courts.
Aina Khan is an Islamic Solicitor and Head of the Islamic Law Department at Legal 500 recommended law firm Duncan Lewis Solicitors. She is recognised as the leading specialist in Islamic Law in the UK.
Aina regularly makes TV, radio and press appearances. She has also advised parliamentarians and academics on Islamic Family Law and frequently speaks at the Houses of Lords and Commons as well as lecturing at Universities in the UK and abroad.
About Duncan Lewis
Duncan Lewis, established in 1998, is the largest civil legal aid practice in the UK and one of the country's fastest growing firms of solicitors, serving both corporate entities and private individuals from offices across London and throughout the UK. A recommended leading law firm by Law Society Lexcel, Legal 500; Duncan Lewis employs over 500 members of staff and was the first law firm to achieve the Investors in People Gold Quality Standard Mark in 2009. Representing over 25,000 clients per year, the company has an excellent reputation in the Administrative Court, High Court and Court of Appeal in the Immigration, Public law and Family/Child Care jurisdictions.
Established areas of law are: business immigration, child care, civil liberties, clinical negligence, community care, crime and fraud, dispute resolution, debt and insolvency, employment, family and divorce, housing, asylum and immigration, litigation, mental health, personal injury, prison law, professional negligence, public law and administrative law, regulatory matters and welfare benefits.