Fatima is a relentlessly determined advocate with a breadth of experience across a range of offences, including sexual and violence offences, offences involving fraud, drug offences, and firearms. She has joined chambers after spending two years prosecuting for the Crown Prosecution Service where she experienced considerable success in securing convictions for offences involving violence, thefts, public order offences and possession of bladed articles. She is now able to use her experience to offer useful tactical advice to her clients.
She is recognised for her calm, clear and practical approach to cases as well as her strong interpersonal skills which allow her to develop a strong rapport with her clients. Fatima is always thorough, personable, and professional. She is always clear when explaining the law and procedure and has regularly received positive feedback from vulnerable witnesses who have praised her for her approachable manner, accessible style and her ability to provide clear, practical and realistic advice. She is a robust and knowledgeable advocate who is always willing to go the extra mile and is known known to be a scrupulously fair and highly effective prosecutor.
She has an excellent academic record, obtaining a distinction for the BPTC LLM and graduating top of her year in Law at BPP Law University. She has received awards for the highest mark in Contract and Criminal Law across all BPP Universities.
- The Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn
LLB Hons (Law) (1st class Honours)
Bar Professional Training Course LLM (Distinction)