PRACTICE AREAS

COMMERCIAL LAW

  • Asset Recovery

  • Business and Contractual Disputes

  • International Enforcement Proceedings

  • Landlord and Tenant (Commercial and Residential)

  • Mergers and Acquisitions 

  • Civil and Commercial Litigation

  • Commercial property litigation

  • Business startups

  • Sale of business

  • Licensing

  • Intellectual property

  • Franchising

FAMILY LAW

We provide advice and representation on all family law matters: 

  • Children

  • Finances

  • Property disputes

  • Alternative families

  • Genetics and the Court of Protection

IMMIGRATION AND NATIONALITY LAW

Visa, Applications, Appeals, Judicial Review

Areas of expertise:

  • Human Rights

  • Family and children Immigration

  • EU free movement

  • Commercial and business immigration (including the points-based system)

  • Sponsor licences for employers and educational institutions

  • British Nationality

  • Deportation

  • Foreign Criminal matters

  • Private Immigration work acting for individuals from the highest echelons of international business, sport and politics.

ART LAW

Areas of expertise:

  • Advising on criminal and fraud aspects of art, including fakes, forgeries, money laundering and art theft

  • Advising on cultural heritage property claims, including spoliation and restitution

  • Advice on Auctions Law including third party claims and auctioneers responsibilities

  • Art-related aspects of estate, wills, trusts and tax issues

  • Creation, management and dissolution of art funds and other art investment structures

  • Dispute resolution in cases of defective title, provenance, authenticity and attribution

  • Exploitation and protection of copyright and other intellectual property rights including Droit de Suite (artists’ resale rights)

  • Import, export and movement

  • Insurance

  • Lending

  • Sale, purchase loan and consignment

SPORTS LAW

 

We have an extensive knowledge and expertise and undertakes both advisory work and advocacy, in all aspects of sports litigation including regulatory work, doping, free movement and right to play cases, work permit and immigration matters, contractual disputes, sponsorship and disciplinary proceedings. 

Hakeem has also appeared for both Claimants and Defendants in ‘field of play’ injury cases including both amateur and professional level sports.

EMPLOYMENT

​​Areas of expertise:

  •  Settlement agreements

  • Unfair Dismissal

  • Constructive dismissal

  • Redundancy

  •  Disability Discrimination

  • Sex Discrimination

  • Race Discrimination

  •  Harassment

  • Bullying

  • TUPE

  • Mediation Services

HOUSING

Services for Landlords:

  •  Possession cases

  •  Illegal evictions

 

Services for individuals

  •  Homelessness

  • Disrepair

  • Eviction

  • Illegal eviction

  • Succession for tenants

  •  Neighbourhood problems

WILLS AND PROBATE

  • Probate

  • Wills and estate planning including sharia compliant wills and estate planning.

  • Powers of Attorney

  • Trusts

  • Inheritance tax services

  • Co-ownership of property