Part of the Child Abuse Team
Zahra is an Associate in the Personal Injury and Child Abuse team.
Zahra read Law at The London School of Economics before completing a Masters degree in Medical Law and Ethics at Queen Mary’s College, University of London, where she was awarded a distinction. Zahra completed the Legal Practice course at BPP Law School, where she was awarded a commendation.
Zahra specialises in representing survivors of child abuse in their claims against the Church, local authorities, education authorities, the Scout Association and other organisations as well as in claims directly against the abuser. She also represents victims of criminal assaults in their claims for compensation against numerous defendants as well as assisting them with their applications to the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority.
Zahra contributes to the legal press including a recent discussion of the importance of an apology in child abuse claims.
In addition to child abuse work, Zahra maintains a personal injury caseload acting for clients in road traffic accidents, employers’ liability and occupiers’ liability claims.
Zahra has been described by her clients as “an intelligent, efficient and genuine individual”.
- Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
- Association of Child Abuse Lawyers