Meet the HRS TEAM
At HRS we work in dedicated teams, members of which specialise within an already specialist firm. With this approach the client knows that not only are they represented by someone who has chosen family law as their expert area of law but that even within that parameter our lawyers are allocated to even more specialist teams.
Dedicated Law Teams
Our people do the same job, using the same law day in and day out. We believe that this is the way to be the best we can be and deliver the best service for our clients.
Public Law (Social Services) Team
Associate / Supervisor / Children Panel
Claire heads up our specialist Birmingham Care team and is highly regarded in the profession as a dedicated lawyer who really cares for her clients and also gets results.
Ben is the Care specialist in our Kings Heath office although he enjoys non-contentious work and advocacy in all family law cases. Highly regarded in the industry with a strong cv of acting for parents.
Judala supports the Solicitors both in the office and by representing people in Court. She was formerly a Court usher in the Black Country.
Monira assists the Public Law team running the files and providing the administrative support that is so important. She enjoys team working and the vibe of the busy Birmingham office.
Associate / Supervisor / Children Panel
Joanne is well known in the Black Country Courts and heads up our Dudley Public Law team. She is an extremely capable and experienced Solicitor and Court advocate.
Fiona is an experienced private family law Solicitor who has joined our Public Law / Care team to experience the other side of our work. She has settled in and is enjoying her new role.
Jodie is based in our Birmingham city centre office and works alongside Claire in Public law in cases involving social services. She enjoys this fast paced environment.
Rashpaul has excelled in our Dudley social services law and Care team. She runs the office and enjoys being in Court. A real asset to colleagues and clients alike.
Ashley undertakes all aspects of Public law and particularly enjoys being in Court as an advocate. He also enjoys non-contentious law; Wills, Probate, drafting Lasting powers.
Katie works out of our Walsall office and has a real flair for public law work. She believes in fairness and the right of every child to have every chance of being brought up by their own parents if possible.
Imran is our Care specialist in the Bearwood office. He has built a reputation as a strong all-rounder with a real flair for the work and a strong client care mentality. He enjoys a variety of work so takes on all family law matters.
Alana works out of the Wolverhampton office in the Black Country Care law team representing parents who face removal of their children. She enjoys the challenge and importance of this work.
Private Law Team
Associate / Supervisor / Family Law Panel
Arti brings experience in all aspects of family law to her role as Black Country head of private law. She is the full package demonstrating skill, judgement and expertise in leading her team.
Nicola trained with the firm at our Dudley office and is now assistant Supervisor in Wolverhampton where she undertakes a mixed caseload in all aspects of our work, private and public law, contentious and otherwise.
Namita is a qualified lawyer abroad and is taking her exams to transfer to England and Wales. She is a good listener and experienced litigator who works out of our Walsall office but helps out elsewhere too.
Richard has over 30 years experience as a Solicitor specialising in all aspects of family law. Suffice to say that he is the perfect person to lead his team and develop them as specialists at HRS Family Law.
Sharon is fairly new to the firm and works in our Kings Heath officein private law. she specialises in financial matters and is also experienced in immigration related cases where these areas crossover.
Leanne is one of our longest serving lawyers and brings far more to the table than her job title suggests. She specialises in children cases, divorce and domestic violence law. from our Walsall office
Ruby’s background is in criminal law. She joined the firm in 2018 and is now putting her adversarial and advocacy skills to good use; getting good results in the family Courts as part of our private law team.
Mohammed has a background in civil law and joined HRS to specialise in family work. He undertakes all areas of our private law work such as Divorce, children cases and ancillary relief as well as Wills and Probate.
Robert is not at all what you would expect. With a career in industry behind him running his own business and his duties as a magistrate he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role.
Kiran is a private law expert who specialises in children law such as disputes between parents about contact and residence of their children. She works out of the city centre Birmingham office and enjoys going to Court.
Hannah is a newly qualified Solicitor with a great future ahead of her. She undertakes all aspects of our work and particularly helping people who have experienced domestic violence. She works in Birmingham.
Alisha works in our Erdington office on all aspects of the law from private children law to wills, to divorce and finances and domestic violence protection. She is keen and motivated to help people.
Divorce & Finance Team
Associate / Supervisor / Resolution Panel
Nisha is our head of private law in the Birmingham area. She has a wealth of experience in divorce, finances and in all matters of international family law, child abduction and Indian law concerning land and disputes.
Parvinder is an experienced family lawyer who has decided to take the plunge and achieve the qualification that her knowledge deserves. She works in our Wolverhampton office on divorce, finances and children cases.
Head of Finance Team
Bryan is an exceptional lawyer with a reputation for diligence and attention to detail. He is highly respected with a background in London firms. He only undertakes divorce cases with a financial element.
Arzu is an experienced and capable leader in our Erdington office and whilst she undertakes all aspects of family law she has a particular interest and expertise in finance cases and matters of forced marriage protection.
Mandy is a private law specialist who works in Walsall. Highly regarded by her colleagues and other professionals, she is conscientious and dedicated to providing the best service and outcomes for clients.
Domestic Violence Team
Solicitor / Head of Team
Kelly is a gifted organiser and capable advocate who enjoys travelling to Courts across the country to represent her clients. As head of this busy team she keeps all of the balls in the air and is based in Dudley.
Tessa specialises in domestic violence protection, building on her many years as an advisor at Women’s Aid in the Blsck Country. She has tremendous experience in the issues and practicalities of helping people and saving lives.
Claire has experience in all areas of family law from previous roles but has brought her passion and confidence to the Dudley team. Outstanding in Court her drive and passion is evident from the first meeting.
Carrie undertakes all aspects of family law from our Erdington office. Seconded to the DV team she finds this area of work the most rewarding as she learns her trade and studies towards qualification.
Stacey works in Birmingham undertaking all types of family law case, however, her passion is the protection of vulnerable people and the law to provide that protection. she is a strong addition to the team.
Alina has experience in both sides of our work, public and private law. She also works across our Birmingham offices and provides strong support to colleagues across disciplines making everyone’s job easier.
Lydia likes to have a varied caseload and as such works across all our teams. Based in the Kings Heath office she nevertheless continues to demonstrate a passion and flair for this area, above all.
Non Contentious Team
Clive Iain Rebbeck
Clive is the Managing Director holding responsibility for many of the firm’s supervisory / regulatory functions. A Law Society Children Panel member and experienced Solicitor with a particular interest in non-contentious work.
With experience in all areas of our private law and private client work Miss Walker is a safe pair of hands who provides the very best in customer service in children, civil, financial, divorce and non-contentious law.
Jindy undertakes all types of work from the West Bromwich office and assists Arti Karawal in her work. She has many years of experience prior to and with HRS. A good all rounder with a promising future.
Director, Head of Advocacy
Victoria is one of the best Care lawyers in the West Midlands and highly respected. After a career in criminal law she switched to Family law in 2008 and is now a member of the Law Society Children Panel.
Solicitor / Supervisor
Mobeen works as a full time advocate in the Birmingham area where she is well known having worked previously at our Birmingham office. a natural lawyer she brings confidence and forensic skill to her cases.
Claire regularly undertakes her own cases in court as many of her clients want her to represent them throughout the process, from the very first meeting right through to the final order. Head of Care in the Birmingham area.
Jo just wants to be in Court. We couldn’t keep her out of it even if we wanted to. She therefore undertakes all of her own advocacy and is an exceptional Courtroom lawyer. Head of Care in the Black Country.
William Raine FCCA
Practice and Finance Manager
Will has overseen the running of the firm since 2014 and is the essential cog in our machine. His role involves all aspects of management and he is the point man for all matters non-law related.
Assistant Practice Manager
Mel has worked in various roles with the firm and so has a real grasp of the workings of the business and the needs of the staff. she is always eager to help and is currently studying to achieve HR qualifications.
Tracey is that person every organisation needs; always willing to help, knows how to do and fix things, and committed to the firm, her colleagues and the centre of operations. Don’t touch her archive without permission!
Assistant Finance Manager
Nat is the go to person for all queries money related. She has a wealth of experience having worked in the law for many years. The patience of a saint she brings a light touch to her role in practice management.
Delores is our longest serving employee. she has worked at just about all the offices and is as popular as she is indispensable. Get well soon D, we miss you and look forward to your return to work.
Legal Aid Costs Draftsperson
Tracey is a costs draftswoman of considerable experience and as such brings real expertise to our back office service. If there is a query about Legal Aid she can answer it. Always happy to help out elsewhere too.
Ali is based in West Brom and is one of the great organisers at the firm. You could not find a more experienced and competent colleague always ready and willing to help.
Joy is full of beans. She will engage everyone, bring them out of their shell and give a friendly welcoming start to the HRS experience. Integral to the Erdington team.
Beth brings a real joy and spirit to the office with a great greeting and warm smile. She makes a great coffee. When not at work she loves her family time and playing with the dog.
Jen is currently on leave. Ask for Abbie who will assist and put you in touch with the team at Wolverhampton. If you have any queries you can also email her; details below;
Ocean is a welcoming, efficient and friendly first point of contact in our busiest office. The role is challenging and busy but she performs it with a good sense of humour.
Shannon is the link between the team members at Bearwood, assisting and co-ordinating as required without complaint or hesitation. She keeps the plants healthy.
Karen is the reliable calm and helpful hub of the busy Dudley office. She enjoys and thrives servicing our clients and is a reliable pair of hands when dealing with new enquiries and existing clients alike.
Receptionist Kings Heath
Emily meets and greets all comers to the office in the same comfortable relaxed manner. Never flustered she performs her duties calmly and efficiently for the benefit of all the team.
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