London, United Kingdom (PRWEB UK) 14 May 2014
The event, which was held at the London Marriott, Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, London presented a gathering of over 300 worldwide leading Muslim figures.
Aina Khan, Head of Legal 500 recommended Duncan Lewis Solicitors Islamic Law Department was in attendance as the leading figurehead in Islamic Law in the UK.
Aina expressed her sentiments of the event;
"The Muslim Council of Britain did a wonderful job tonight – praise where it is due. This was a gathering of over 300 of the leading Muslims in the UK and abroad. The positive energy and good humour in the room was a great sign in these tough times."
Aina Khan has received media exposure lately as a leading debater regarding the launch of Sharia Watch, a group set up in response to the Law Society’s issuing of guidelines to lawyers on how to draw up wills according to Sharia teaching.
She has recently spoken on Voice of Russia UK and BBC Radio 4 on the matter.
About Aina Khan
Aina Khan is Head of the Islamic 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 Law and frequently speaks at the Houses of Lords and Commons as well as lecturing at Universities and community events.
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.