London, united Kingdom (PRWEB UK) 9 May 2014
Duncan Lewis Solicitors are pleased to announce that Public Law Solicitor Amee Patel has joined their Harrow based Public Law Department.
Amee Patel, who joined Duncan Lewis Solicitors at the end of March 2014, brings with her 7 years of Prison and Public Law experience. Amee is also a Prison Law Accredited Supervisor and has spent the last 3 years supervising other members of staff. Amee is also a Prison Law Accredited Supervisor and has spent the last 3 years supervising other members of staff.
Amee qualified as a Solicitor in August 2009 and specialises in Prison Law and Public Law matters. She handles a wide range of cases and undertakes her own advocacy for Prison Law hearings.
Amee’s accolades extend over a range of cases in relation to Prison Law Judicial Review relating to vulnerable prisoners who require much needed care and attention as well as a degree of sensitivity in terms of their legal work. These cases have increased the rights of prisoners and made a material difference to their sentence progression.
Amee commented on her recent move to the firm; "I am delighted to be part of such a great firm who I have seen work so diligently for their clients. I find the work ethic admirable and I am excited to be part of a growing team who in every way really are the people's voice. I hope to become an asset to this company, able to offer my clients the same level of service that I have seen offered at Duncan Lewis."
Amee will be joining the firm’s Legal 500 recommended Public Law Department which boasts Chambers and Legal 500 recommended Solicitors and Directors; Adam Tear and James Packer, and Legal 500 recommended Solicitor and Director Toufique Hossain.
About Duncan Lewis Solicitors
Duncan Lewis Solicitors, 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.