Shahina Sakeria

Associate Solicitor

Biography

Shahina is a solicitor within the personal injury department at Stephensons.

Shahina qualified as a solicitor in 2011 having completied her training contract with a recognised Manchester firm. She joined Stephensons in 2013 and was made an associate of the firm in 2018.

In addition to her role as a solicitor, Shahina assists the department manager in risk assessing new cases and is an active member of Stephensons corporate social responsibility committee. Shahina has also delivered interactive BRAKE presentations to local schools as part of National Road Safety Week.

Shahina keeps herself updated with legal changes by attending conferences and events which are relevant to the claims industry. She is a member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers.

Areas of specialism

  • Accidents at work
  • Public liability cases
  • Occupier’s liability cases
  • Product liability cases
  • CICA claims
  • Accidents abroad
  • Complex RTA claims

Notable cases

Shahina has successfully settled a claim for £50,000 damages where a client sustained an injury in a road traffic accident.

Shahina has had the opportunity of working on the high profile case of Yetkin v London Borough of Newham whilst at her previous employment.

In addition to this Shahina has successfully settled many cases, the amount of damages recovered are dependant on the injuries sustained in each individual case.