Anaum Riaz > Chambers of Richard Wright QC > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Richard Wright QC
Park Square Barristers
6 PARK SQUARE
LEEDS
LS1 2LW
England
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Work Department

Family, Civil and Crime

Career

Private Law
Anaum is regularly instructed to represent parents in private child arrangement disputes. Anaum is confident in advising and providing representation at all stages of proceedings, particularly in relation to anxious and vulnerable clients.

Anaum has accepted instruction in Family Law Act applications, including directions hearings and contested final hearings, on behalf of both applicants and respondents.

Public Law
Anaum observed serious and complex public law proceedings conducted by members of the Family Team at Park Square Barristers during her pupillage. This includes cases involving non-accidental injuries, serious neglect, sexual abuse allegations and a case involving concerns over forced marriage. Anaum maintains a keen interest in all aspects of public law proceedings.

Anaum has acted on behalf of Local Authorities and parents at case management hearings. Anaum is eager to build her practice in this area and welcomes new instruction.
Anaum completed her pupillage under the supervision of Mark Saunders, a member of the Family Team at Park Square Barristers with a wealth of experience in Family Finance. Anaum observed Mark conducting hearings and conferences on a range of financial remedies cases. Anaum assisted in drafting advices and conducting case preparation and research.

Anaum is keen to develop her practice in this area and welcomes instruction to attend hearings and advise at all stages of proceedings.

Anaum also has experience within regulatory and public law, personal injury and motor fraud.

Languages

Urdu
Punjabi

Memberships

2017
Pupillage at Park Square Barristers, Leeds
Awards:
2014
Slessenger-Brierly Prize for academic achievement in Law, Oxford
2015
Jules Thorn Scholarship, Middle Temple
2016
BPP Family Law Prize BPP Personal Injury
Clinical Negligence Prize

Education

2015
University of Oxford, BA (Hons) Jurisprudence, First class
2016
BPP Leeds, BPTC, Outstanding