Merchiston Solicitors is a niche law firm, based in the edge of the City at 3 Thomas More Square on Thomas More Street opposite St Catherine's Dock and only 5 minutes drive from Canary Wharf. It provides expert legal advice to individuals and businesses. Its areas of specialism are litigation, business and family law and immigration. Its lawyers have significant experience in the areas of their expertise and the firm is able to offer quality, cost effective legal advice to its clients.
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Our Managing Director
Javed Ansari is the Managing Director at Merchiston Solicitors. He is a seasoned lawyer and is highly regarded in his profession.
He is a qualified, international commercial arbitrator and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CiARB).
Javed was called to the Bar by the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn as a barrister in 2003. In 2007 he cross-qualified as a solicitor and was admitted on to the Roll of Solicitors. Javed he had significant public sector experience having worked as Lawyer for Haringey and later a Senior Lawyer for Lambeth Council for almost 10 years specialising in judicial reviews, child care, adoption, community care litigation and human rights.
In 2012 Javed joined Zamir Telecom Limited, one of UK’s fastest growing tech companies
(rated by the Sunday Times 2011 and 2012 Tech Awards) as its in-house Legal Director. The following year he featured in British Bangladeshis ‘Who’s Who?’
Javed has a busy private practice and advises clients both in private and corporate immigration ranging from Tier 1 investor applications to spousal applications. He represents start-ups and SME businesses and has significant expertise in HR management. He also has experience in the niche field of telecoms law, company shareholdings, joint ventures, trademark registrations. He is an accomplished advocate with long-standing experience of civil, family and children law litigation.
“ Javed is a dedicated professional with a great legal mind and incredibly versatile in his areas of practice. He provided sound advice to all the department heads. He has a great ability to grasp complex legal, financial and business issues. Javed is a pleasure to work with and is an asset for any organisation to which he provides a service. ”Abdul Hamid Ebrahim, Marketing Advisor - Strategy & Planning, Oracle Marketing Cloud
“ Javed is a highly committed professional who does not spare efforts to find a solution to any legal matter. He is very calm and polite even during the most stressful situations. Javed is a trusted and respected lawyer and he has been an immense pleasure to work with. ”Liza Feltrin Nogueria, Marketing Strategy, CRM, Business Intelligence
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