Sahida has specialised in all aspects of Family Law for the last twenty five years with a particular focus on financial settlements in divorce, including family businesses, civil partnerships, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements, cohabitation disputes and matters pertaining to child arrangement issues on separation and divorce.
She specialises in complex financial work involving high net worth individuals, business owners, locally, nationally and internationally.
Sahida has a particular interest and close involvement with domestic violence organisations and has for many years regularly advised domestic violence organisations/charities on securing protection for their service users.
In addition, she deals with private and public law work relating to children and has handled matters dealing with child abduction involving foreign jurisdictions.
She has a particular insight of the Shariah law in relation to divorces pertaining to clients of the Islamic faith and the cultural issues relating to Asian clients and enjoys a very favourable reputation with clients from all walks of life. Sahida also speaks both Gujerati and Urdu.
Sahida offers strategic advice to help and guide clients through many life changes and devises the solutions they need to protect themselves and their future generations. She often advises on divorce cases concerning business owners where questions of valuation, liquidity and minority discount arise. Sahida takes a sensible and pragmatic approach to matters and tailors her advice to the individual needs of her clients.
Sahida is also a trained collaborative law practitioner.
What Sahida's clients say about her:
“"Sahida recognised the stress and worry that I was experiencing during my difficult time and was committed throughout to guiding me in achieving an excellent result. I always think highly of Sahida's service and professionalism"..."Sahida was very professional, capable and strong.”