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Ronald Fletcher Baker LLP

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Rakeebah Rahim

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Ronald Fletcher Baker LLP


Rakeebah Rahim is the managing partner at the firm. Described as ‘tremendously capable’ in the legal 500 2012, Rakeebah has been practising as a solicitor with the firm since 1989. The 2013 The Legal 500 noted that Rakeebah Rahim ‘works tirelessly, and is very efficient’. As managing partner, Rakeebah is able to draw upon over 20 years’ experience in crime, property and compliance. She has overseen the firm’s growth in recent years and was at the forefront of some of the firms significant panel work. She has been described in The Legal 500 2014 as ‘committed, and excellent with clients' and is best known for her experience in ‘high-value, complex cross-border disputes’.

London: Crime, fraud and licensing

Crime: general

Within: Crime: general

Ronald Fletcher Baker LLP is ‘singled out by its attention to detail and well deserved reputation for tenaciousness’. The firm advises on a broad range of serious crime matters. Managing partner Rakeebah Rahim has ‘a great track record and is amazingly organised’, she is supported by the ‘personable and reassuring’ Deniz Oguzkanli and Piers Desser who is ‘a very astute and considered lawyer’. Davinder Virdi joined as associate and Abbas Nawrozzadeh joined as senior associate.

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Fraud: white-collar crime

Within: Fraud: white-collar crime

Ronald Fletcher Baker LLP has experience in handling embezzlement, asset confiscation proceedings and banking fraud. The firm recently acted for a director of Ideals Commercials (UK) in a fraud case involving counterfeit goods worth £4m. Key practitioners Rakeebah Rahim, Deniz Oguzkanli and Piers Desser are recommended. Abbas Nawrozzadeh joined the firm as senior associate from Neumans Solicitors.

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