Paralegal

Experience

Farheen supports the Public Services team within the Charity and Social Enterprise Department and has recently graduated with an LLB Law degree.

Examples of Recent Work

  • Representing BWB at board meetings
  • Conducting legal research
  • Drafting advice letters
  • Amending agreements
  • Drafting articles of association
  • Assisting with Charity applications

Qualifications and Career

  • Luton Sixth Form College (2012-2014)
  • London School of Economics, LLB Law (2014-2017)
  • Summer Intern at Linklaters LLP and Foot Anstey LLP (2016)
  • Joined Bates Wells Braithwaite (Charity and Social Enterprise Department) as a Paralegal (2017)

Pro Bono, Memberships and Appointments

  • Ambassador for Women in Islamic and Ethical Finance Forum
  • Pro Bono advisor for Westminster Befriend a Family
  • SMF and Graduate Mentor for BME students applying for LLB Law at top 30 universities
  • Former Board of Governor and President of the Islamic Finance & Ethics Society
  • Former Alison Wetherfield Lead Mentor
  • Former Chairperson of the Luton Youth Council
  • Fundraising Event Organiser for Islamic Relief, Penny Appeal and Orphans in Need