We are delighted to announce that Sahida Ahmed has been promoted to salaried Partner from the 1st May 2010. Sahida joined Marsden Rawsthorn in 2003 and specialises in all aspects of family law with a particular focus on financial settlements in divorce, including family businesses, and other practice areas relating to domestic violence, cohabitation disputes and both Private Law and Public Law Children disputes. She is on the management committee for the Preston Women's Refuge and is also on the local Resolution Committee.
Sahida has also handled matters dealing with child abduction involving foreign jurisdiction. She has a particular insight of the Shariah law in relation to divorces pertaining to clients of the Islamic faith and the cultural issues relating to Asian client's, and enjoys a very favourable reputation with clients from all walks of life. Sahida speaks both Gujerati and Urdu.
Sahida is also a member of the Law Societys Children Panel and is a qualified collaborative lawyer.
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