Burhan Akhtar is a Trainee Solicitor based at our Huddersfield office.
Burhan joined Switalskis Solicitors in November 2014. As a Trainee Solicitor in our Family Law department, Burhan assists with a wide range of Family Law matters and enjoys the challenges such a varied caseload brings.
We asked Burhan:
Q: What does your job involve?
A: In my role assisting the Family Law team in Huddersfield, I have a wide range of duties, from legal research and drafting documents, to managing files and attending court.
Q: What do you enjoy most about your job?
A: For someone going through Family Law proceedings, it can be a very emotional and distressing time. It is fulfilling to be able to support our clients throughout their case.
Q: What can clients expect from you?
A: 100% commitment and dedication from the beginning to the end of their case. I also like to think I am approachable, which helps put clients at ease so they can feel comfortable when talking about their difficult situation.
Q: Do you have any other interests?
A: I enjoy traveling and experiencing different cultures. I’m also fascinated by technology, and in summer 2015 I completed a custom built water-cooled computer.