Milla Walker joined Luqmani Thompson & Partners as a trainee solicitor in 2005 and qualified as a solicitor in 2007, becoming partner in May 2011. Prior to joining the firm Milla volunteered with Bail for Immigration Detainees (BID).
Since joining Luqmani Thompson & Partners, Milla has forged a reputation amongst peers and experts for thoroughness of preparation and depth of understanding in Immigration, Education and Public Law.
Milla has extensive experience in High Court work; working on a number of Judicial Reviews against unlawful detention and representing clients in their pursuit of damages. In the course of her work Milla has been involved in some definitive cases, including country guidance matters and Court of Appeal cases such as (IA Turkey).
As a result of the strong reputation she has forged, Milla is regularly sought out by organisations such as the NIA project and social services, to take on challenging cases.
Clients comment on Milla’s sympathetic and professional approach to their cases, and she is particularly commended for her work with vulnerable clients such as young people, victims of torture, trafficking and domestic violence.
In addition to clients regularly praising the excellent quality of Milla’s work she is highly regarded by peers:
“Milla shows a high degree of commitment to her clients, her case preparation is truly first rate … You are in very safe hands as her client ” – Navtej Ahluwalia, Garden Court Chambers
“Milla Walker brings an encyclopaedic knowledge of the law and rules to bear on her cases, which she couples with a forensic attention to detail” – Richard Bartram
“Milla is a highly skilled immigration solicitor with excellent rapport with young and vulnerable clients. She has steered difficult immigration appeals to a successful outcome” – Kathryn Cronin, Garden Court Chambers.
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