Shahina Sakeria

Senior Associate Solicitor

Biography

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

Shahina qualified as a solicitor in 2011 having completed her training contract with a recognised Manchester firm. She joined Stephensons in 2013 and was made an associate of the firm in 2018 and a senior associate in 2019. She is accredited by the Law Society.

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 employer liability claims of £220,000 and £165,000. She also regularly settles cases in excess of £50,0000.

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.

What our clients say

"My case has just concluded and I am extremely grateful to Shahina and her team, Alex and Donna. They have been unfailingly helpful, polite, and given me very good advice guiding me through the process." - View from a satisfied client

"Following an accident at work Stephensons successfully dealt with an accident claim for me ... I dealt with a lovely solicitor called Shahina Shakeria who was always very professional and extremely patient especially the times she had to listen to me rant on. My accident has affected me in many ways but Shahina always had the time for me along with her paralegal Donna Rose who spent many an hour listening to me cry and rant but neither ever made me feel I was a myther for that and for the total professionalism I would recommend Stephensons all the way" - View from a satisfied client

"I found Shahina and her team to be very helpful and efficient and would recommend them to anyone who needs a claim dealing with Thank you Stephensons solicitors" - View from a satisfied client

"We cannot thank Shahina, Alex and Donna for all the help and support over the last 3 & half years whilst they dealt with my husbands work injury claim. Alex was especially helpful and understanding at explaining the procedures and answered all my questions without being made to feel as an inconvenience." - View from a satisfied client

"I had an accident at work which wasn't my fault but Shahina Sakeria looked after my case from start to finish and I couldn't ask for anyone more professional. She kept me informed throughout and I'm pleased to say we had a successful outcome. Thank you for making a rather unpleasant situation easier to deal with." - View from a satisfied client

"Shahina Sakeria was most professional and kept me updated at all times. I would definitely recommend her and this company. Thanks again." - View from a satisfied client

"A very professional, calm service which kept me informed throughout. My phone calls were answered promptly, queries dealt with on the day and conversations polite and informative. Many thanks to Shahina and all her team." - View from a satisfied client

"Shahina and her team dealt with my case. I was always kept informed of the progress of the case. The team was efficient and courteous and, in what was a somewhat complicated case to value, I felt Shahina had the measure of the arguments all along. I would be happy to recommend them" - View from a satisfied client

"I can say I was glad to have taken the advice given by Shahina and her team in my matter. I would recommend this company and team to deal with your legal matter. I'd like to say well done to all involved." - View from a satisfied client

"Excellent service with a good result. All documents in plain language clearly marked for signing. Updates and queries by phone. Shahina did a very good job. Highly recommend and cannot see how my case could have been improved. " - View from a satisifed client

"I was unsure whether to put my claim in for injury at work at the start as my Facilities Manager told me that i couldnt claim and would not get compensation so i wanted to prove a point and proved him wrong!! Thanks to Shahina Sakeria who dealt with my claim successfully and who always kept me up to date hence i was very happy to be her client and would highly recommend." - View from a satisfied client

"I found Stephensons to be professional, caring and helpful. I cannot praise Shahina enough. She covered every minor detail and took the time and trouble to explain anything that I was unsure of. I also found members of her team very helpful. Would strongly recommend." - View from a satisfied client

"Injury at work - Shahina Sakeria (Associate Solicitor) and her impeccable team were always on the end of the phone politely pointing me in the right direction, when I was injured at work through no fault of my own. Yes it took over a year to finalise the claim but there were many people associated with and included in my recovery. I couldn't praise them any higher for their expertise in dealing with my claim. I would recommend their services to anyone who has/going through similar issues." - View from a satisfied client

"My solicitor Shahina Sakeria was excellent. I was kept informed all through the process. If i didn't quite understand some points of my case Shahina rang me personally and explained in layman's terms. I was very pleased with the outcome of my case. Thank you once again." - View from a satisfied client