Partner since 2011
Ayesha Mohsin joined Luqmani Thompson & Partners as a trainee solicitor in 2005. Thanks to the impressive experience gained before joining the firm Ayesha qualified in 18 months rather than the usual two years. These experiences include working closely with Shami Chakrabarti at Liberty and for Winstanley Burgess Solicitors. Ayesha became partner at Luqmani Thompson & Partners in May 2011
Ayesha has developed a tremendous reputation amongst peers for her exhaustive preparation of complex cases and her ability to identify innovative but practical solutions to clients’ problems. Such is her reputation that she regularly receives case referrals from respected organisations including, the Helen Bamber Foundation, the Refugee Council and the Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture. Ayesha is also often referred cases by barristers within the field and by local authorities. In 2008 Ayesha participated in a conference in Lithuania on Cooperation Between Governmental Institutions and NGOs Combating Trafficking in Human Beings on behalf of Anti Trafficking Legal Project (ATLEP).
During her time at the firm Ayesha has amassed an impressive caseload encompassing all areas of immigration law, judicial review work and high value compensation claims in public law matters.
Client feedback on Ayesha refers to her ability to “understand the needs of the client” and the “respect” with which she treats them and their cases. Ayesha’s peers are equally impressed with her abilities:
“Ayesha is a highly competent and hard working solicitor who goes the extra mile for her clients” – Rebecca Chapman, Took Chambers
“I have no hesitation in describing Ayesha as an outstanding solicitor … I have had judges comment favourably on Ayesha’s preparation. She is a credit to her profession” – Hugo Norton-Taylor, 36 Bedford Row Chambers
“Ayesha is an extremely thorough practitioner [who develops] a strong relationship [with clients]” – Camille Kumar, Poppy Project
“I would absolutely recommend Ayesha for the brilliant, dedicated solicitor that she is” – Raggi Kotak, One Pump Court Chambers.
Areas of Practice
- Immigration Law
- Judicial Review Work
- High Value Compensation Claims
- Public Law Matters