Khadija is an independent self-employed Barrister practising as a sole practitioner. She was called to the
Bar in 2000, and has practised at the Bar for 16 years.
Since qualifying in 2001, Khadija has worked on cases from sets of other chambers in a broad range of areas of law:
- Her initial training was in chancery law (with an emphasis on charity law),
- Subsequently her experience broadened considerably and she has worked on cases involving contract law,
criminal law, family law and immigration, asylum and related human rights law.
- She has worked on cases involving different legal issues in the immigration and asylum law and on family law cases involving child contact and financial remedies.
Khadija has in-house experience as:
- Immigration Counsellor at the Immigration Advisory Service.
- Legal Manager for an OISC-regulated immigration law firm.
- Consultant at Wainwright and Cummins Solicitors.
- Development Officer at the Centre for Justice (an ADR organisation).
She also has considerable experience in teaching and academia as:
- Associate Lecturer in International, Asylum and Refugee Law and UK Immigration Law at Birkbeck College, University of London.
- Freelance tutor on the Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) at BPP Law School.
- Trainer in immigration law for HJT Training Ltd.