Year of call: 1997
Mr Claire has grown up in the inner city of Birmingham and has variously over the years worked in a number of community organisations. He has gained a wealth of experience of working with people from diverse backgrounds. He is deeply committed to helping those groups who might otherwise get a raw deal out of the system. Rajinder has always been passionate about pursuing a career in the law.
He has a wide range of criminal and civil experience and is regularly instructed by both prosecution and defence. He is also qualified to accept instructions direct from members of the public. He has a wide-ranging experience of all immigration matters up to including court of appeal work. Rajinder has a deep commitment to social justice and in this regard has stood for parliament in 2005 and in the European elections in 2009.
He was interviewed regarding the administration of justice following the social unrest in the summer of 2011, and his comments were published by the Guardian and other notable newspapers. http://www.theguardian.com/uk/2011/aug/11/uk-riots-courtrooms-country Additionally he was also interviewed by BBC Radio and regularly appear on the Venus TV to provide pro bono advice on Immigration and Asylum Law.
He has also co-written an article on recent changes to Immigration Law that was published in August 2011 in the popular Express News Latin-American newspaper published in England, Madrid, Bogota and Miami Express News