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Duncan Lewis Solicitors

ACORN HOUSE, 381 MIDSUMMER BOULEVARD, MILTON KEYNES, MK9 3HP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work +44 1908 382 072
Email:
Web:
www.duncanlewis.co.uk

Krina Parmar

Tel:
Work 020 7275 2553
Email:
Web:
www.duncanlewis.co.uk/Krina-Parmar-Child-Care-Solicitor-Birmingham-West-Midlands/
Duncan Lewis Solicitors

Work Department

Childcare.

Position

Family and childcare director, Krina Parmar, specialises in public and private law children matters with significant expertise in; forced marriage applications; female genital mutilation (FGM) applications; emergency matters such as removal of children and domestic abuse and forced marriage applications. Many of her cases are culturally complex cases with international aspects.

Krina represents parents, family members and children as parties to applications for child arrangement orders, special guardianship orders, child abduction matters, adoption proceedings and care proceedings to include serious non-accidental injuries where a baby has died. She represents and is regularly instructed on high profile non-accidental injury cases and has been led by both Junior Counsel and Queens Counsel in these cases.

Krina undertakes all her own advocacy, where possible, to ensure clients are given a continuous and consistent service. Krina also frequently trains professionals in the areas of domestic abuse, forced marriages and FGM.

Krina has considerable experience representing victims of domestic abuse, and in dealing with vulnerable clients and those with learning disabilities. Additionally, Krina attends pro bono surgeries for Women’s Aid; local contact centres and has a strong relationship with victim support and the police.  She is also a police station accredited representative.

Career

Krina qualified as a solicitor in 2009 and has been a partner-level director at Duncan Lewis Solicitors since 2013

Languages

Krina speaks fluent Gujarati.

Member

Krina is an accredited Children’s Panel member.

Education

Krina obtained her LLB in Law and her LLM Masters in Law from Kingston University. She achieved her LPC at the College of Law, Birmingham


South East: Private client

Family: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Within: Family: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

The 'really supportive and very efficient' family and child care team at Duncan Lewis Solicitors is well known for its cutting-edge work across a wide range of family and children matters. The practice specialises in domestic abuse, unusual divorce cases, emergency applications to freeze parties’ assets and female genital mutilation protection orders. It also handles financial matters, prenuptial and cohabitation agreements. The practice is headed by six directors spread across four offices: Adeeba Naseem, Alia Lewis and Ravi Kaur Mahey are based in Harrow; Sheena Donlon and Sara Upton lead the Barnet office; Krina Parmar splits her time between Milton Keynes and Luton.

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West Midlands: Private client

Family: Birmingham

Within: Family: Birmingham

Duncan Lewis Solicitors advises on all aspects of matrimonial and separation issues, including divorce and ancillary relief. Its team also excels in assisting clients with emergency situations, such as those involving non-accidental injuries and domestic abuse. Other specialisms include international child abduction cases,  special guardianship and care orders. In addition, it has a niche practice in forced marriage protection orders. Richard Gray and Krina Parmar are recommended.

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