Aina Khan discusses unregistered Muslim marriages under English law on BBC Radio Gloucestershire

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Aina Khan appeared on BBC Radio Gloucestershire on the 14th September 2014 to discuss the issue of Muslim marriages in the UK not registered under English law.

Aina Khan

Aina Khan

It is really heartening to see the BBC covering this story extensively. I will be launching a Survey on our website shortly, to gauge the exact numbers affected by unregistered marriages.

Aina Khan spoke to Manny Masih of BBC Radio Gloucestershire on 14th September discussing the issue of unregistered Muslim marriages under English law.

Aina spoke to Manny Masih of BBC Radio Gloucestershire on 14th September discussing the issue of unregistered Muslim marriages under English law. This discussion marks another public appearance from Aina Khan on the topic, following her appearance on BBC West Inside Out on 8th September.

Aina added on her appearance;

“It is really heartening to see the BBC covering this story extensively. I will be launching a Survey on our website shortly, to gauge the exact numbers affected by unregistered marriages”

Aina Khan and Duncan Lewis Solicitors will be launching a series of nationwide road shows in the coming months, as well as a unique survey to gather data on the number of Muslim marriages that are not registered under UK law.

Aina’s discussion on BBC Gloucestershire is available on BBC iPlayer. Access can be found by clicking here.

About Aina Khan

Aina Khan is 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 Law and frequently speaks at the Houses of Lords and Commons as well as lecturing at Universities and community events.

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.

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