Parveen Akhtar

Solicitor Email: Parveen joined Dowse in June 2022. She specialises in social housing law, in particular defending possession proceedings involving invalid notices, disputes over subletting, and disputes over the rights of succeeding to a tenancy. Parveen works passionately in bringing a counterclaim for disrepair within possession proceedings and ensuring that the outcome is favourableContinue reading “Parveen Akhtar”

Natalie Ludvigsen

Trainee Solicitor Email: Natalie joined the firm in 2021 as a Trainee solicitor and is currently sitting in the Family team and will later undertake seats in housing, personal injury, and wills and probate. Prior to joining Dowse, Natalie worked for the British Red Cross as Service Coordinator on a Grenfell Project providing adviceContinue reading “Natalie Ludvigsen”

Alice Bisset

Associate Solicitor Email: Alice qualified as a solicitor in September 2017 and joined Dowse & Co. in October 2021. Alice has several years of experience working for vulnerable clients in a variety of family matters including care proceedings, private law proceedings and cases involving domestic abuse. Alice studied Economics and Politics at university andContinue reading “Alice Bisset”

Shamila Bryan

Associate Solicitor Email: Specialism: Housing, Family and Personal InjuryCareer: Shamila joined Dowse & Co in August 2018 as a Trainee Solicitor starting with a seat in the civil department which compromises of housing and personal injury law. Before joining Dowse, Shamila worked in various solicitors firms working dealing with a mix of legal aidContinue reading “Shamila Bryan”

Business Law

● Partnership and Business Agreements● Commercial leases● Settlement Agreements for Employees Dowse & Co can offer help in the formation of business and professional partnerships, trading agreements, service contracts for directors and other employees and commercial property acquisition. When problems arise in the conduct of business, we can provide a service in resolving contract disputesContinue reading “Business Law”

Civil Litigation

● Negligence including professional negligence● Breach of contract● Private and Business disputes● Construction and planning law● Building and neighbour disputes● Judicial review If you are a business, a private individual or a community organisation we can assist you. We have particular expertise in the following areas: Accidents & Personal Injury ● please see Personal InjuryContinue reading “Civil Litigation”

Wills & Probate

We offer a free initial consultation, fixed fee options are available for some matters. We advise on: Wills Many people fail to make a Will and that can lead to complications for their loved ones left behind. If you don’t make a Will your estate may pass to someone you had not intended it to,Continue reading “Wills & Probate”

Personal Injury Law

Have you suffered an injury that was someone else’s fault? Have you suffered an accident at work? Have you been involved in a Road Traffic Accident? Have you had a cycling accident? Have you been a victim of assault? Have you been injured on a defective footpath, road or in someone else’s premises? Has aContinue reading “Personal Injury Law”