"Able to take a very complex case and put the finer points to clients in a simple but caring way."
Birmingham, West Midlands (PRWEB UK) 31 October 2014
Following the releases of the Chambers & Partners Guides UK 2015 Edition, Duncan Lewis Solicitors are pleased to announce that Family & Childcare Director Krina Parmar has been recommended as a Leading up and Coming Lawyer in her field of Family Matrimonial & Childcare Law for Birmingham and the surrounding areas. Chambers praise Krina Parmar as "specialising in adoption and care proceedings, with particular expertise in cases involving domestic violence" and her "ability to take a very complex case and put the finer points to clients in a simple but caring way."
James Packer, Duncan Lewis’ Public Law & Immigration Director based in the company’s London Hackney office has also been recognised as a leading lawyer in his field for his immigration and human rights work.
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Krina Parmar, head of her legal department and also a member of the Law Society Children’s Panel, specialises in all aspects of Public and Private Law Children matters from the company’s Birmingham and Leicester offices. She holds expertise in international child abduction matters, forced marriage applications and in assisting clients presented with emergency situations such as removal of children or domestic abuse.
The Duncan Lewis Family & Childcare department are specialists in all aspects of family and private children law matters, the department holds a niche practice in representing victims of domestic abuse and are significantly experienced in complex financial matrimonial matters (ancillary relief) relating to the breakdown of a marriage/relationship. With a broad practice representing parents, family members and children through their children’s guardian in all children public law proceedings and conducting cases on behalf of the official solicitor, the Duncan Lewis’ Family & Childcare team are also specialists in high profile international child abduction cases, with an extensive practice in inherent jurisdiction/forum disputes, international relocation cases and wardship proceedings for the return of children. Since 2013, Duncan Lewis has an established Islamic & Sharia Law team which specialises in Islamic Divorce, Islamic Financial Settlement & Mehr Claims under English Law.
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 and Legal 500, Duncan Lewis represents over 18,000 clients per year, employs over 500 members of staff and was the first law firm in the UK to achieve the Investors in People Gold Quality Standard Mark in 2009. Duncan Lewis was recently ranked as a top tier firm by Legal 500 2014 and ranked in 7 of its key practice areas.
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.