Yasmin is a Trainee Solicitor currently seated in the Corporate Team, based in Southampton. She was named as Junior Lawyer of the Year in the Hampshire Law Society Awards 2019.
Main areas of practice
Yasmin assists the team on a variety of corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, re-organisations and restructuring.
Yasmin was previously based in the Construction Team where she assisted on a range of contentious and transactional matters.
Prior to this Yasmin assisted the Commercial Litigation Team on a range of contentious commercial matters including breach of contract, professional negligence, insolvency, intellectual property and corporate disputes.
Yasmin has also assisted the Succession and Tax Team with all areas of wills, probate, tax and trusts including the administration of estates and drafting wills.
Before starting her training contract, Yasmin spent 3 years working as a Commercial Real Estate Paralegal.
Yasmin graduated from the University of Leicester in 2014 before undertaking the Legal Practice Course on a part-time basis alongside her role as a Commercial Real Estate Paralegal with a previous firm. Yasmin graduated from the Legal Practice Course in 2016 with a distinction and began her Period of Recognised Training with Blake Morgan in 2017.
Yasmin has completed a seat in the Construction team as a Trainee Solicitor.