We are pleased that three of our departments continue to be listed in the Legal500 guide to the best law firms in the UK. We also now have eight solicitors who are recommended experts in their fields, up by two from last year.
Our entries in the guide demonstrate the breadth of work we undertake at a high level for a range of clients, both individuals and organisations. We are pleased to note that our Family and Civil Liberties departments have both moved up the rankings.
The listings in the Legal 500 Guide are as follows:
At ITN Solicitors, the team's workload includes cases of terrorism, drugs conspiracies, murder and matters with international law aspects. The 'committed, brave and highly professional' Simon Natas shares leadership of the practice with Itpal Dhillon and Tayab Ali, who is 'renowned for his work on terrorism cases'. Financial crime expert Nadeem Thanvi is another key name.
ITN Solicitors is frequently instructed to represent parents during care proceedings as well as advising clients on other issues such as domestic abuse and forced marriages. The department has also been instructed on some significant radicalisation cases and is adept at handling other matters such as financial remedies, divorce and prenuptial agreements. Other regular instructions include representing individuals in disputes about where the children should live or who they should spend time with. Head of team is Mitali Zakaria. Somia Siddiq is also a key lawyer.
Civil Liberties and Human Rights
ITN Solicitors' multi-disciplinary team is skilled in high-profile and often precedent-setting civil liberties matters. The group is handling the full scope of matters pertaining to data protection led by Ravi Naik, national security, actions against the state and terror offences. Tayab Ali has expertise in cross-border matters and has developed a niche in criminal law in the diplomatic and political spheres. Other key members of the team include Lochlinn Parker, who is noted for his work relating to the accountability of the state.
You can find more information on the areas of expertise at ITN Solicitors here.