“Super responsive. Helpful. Insightful." — Head of UK International entity
Zahra qualified as a Solicitor in 2020, having trained at a national law firm based in the City of London. She joined Constantine Law in January 2021. Zahra is experienced in advising companies including financial institutions, charities, educational establishments, property management companies and hotels on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment law.
Zahra believes in partnering with HR teams to ensure a smooth running of workplace practices, in turn, avoiding costly and potentially damaging Employment Tribunal claims.
Zahra also advises individuals including senior executives, employees and self-employed individuals on all aspects of employment law matters ranging from negotiating exit packages when relationships breakdown to Employment Tribunal claims.
Zahra enjoys taking part in the London Legal Walk to raise money for charity. Zahra also enjoys updating and posting regular employment law content on her LinkedIn account. Finally, when not working, Zahra enjoys strolling the lively streets of Brick Lane and going to watch West End theatre shows.
Part of a team who advised over 300 employees on their settlement agreements following a large-scale redundancy exercise brought about during the Covid-19 pandemic
Advised a senior manager who was dismissed for refusing to allow his team to travel to an international event during the outbreak of Coronavirus
Advised a company on managing an underperforming employee with serious health issues
Successfully secured a financial settlement from two co-respondents following complex legal arguments around employment status
Part of the legal team who advised and represented a London based Embassy and property management company in the Employment Tribunal on a discrimination and unfair dismissal dispute with a former employee
Successfully represented a large property investment company in the Employment Tribunal defending a claim for unlawful deductions of wages
HEAD OF DEPARTMENT, INVESTMENT BUSINESS BASED IN LONDON
Thanks Zahra for your help. You were a true professional from start to finish, and it felt nice to have someone in my corner given the circumstances.
SENIOR MANAGER, BANK
A massive thanks to Zahra and Ben. I was recommended through a family member, and I was not disappointed. The team provided a professional service and were extremely helpful at every step of the way. If you have an employment law matter, they come highly recommended.
SENIOR MANAGER, RETAIL
I found Zahra to be extremely professional, informative and really helpful throughout my case. The time she took to really understand my complex case and tailor the response by using extensive knowledge in employment law was by far the best service I have ever received, I would recommend Zahra to any professional that really needs someone to get them through a difficult phase by not only being empathetic and personable but professional in her work. Thank you for my outcome!
SENIOR MANAGER, FINANCIAL INVESTMENT FIRM
Zahra and team were fantastic! They were always available to answer calls and questions, spending time to explain issues, very patient and able to expedite their services as quick as they could. Very efficient service and would highly recommend them. Thanks
HEAD OF FINANCE, FINANCIAL SERVICES
Zahra was both professional and understanding of my individual circumstance. It was the first time I’ve needed to use an employment lawyer which resulted in a positive outcome.
HEAD OF HR, FINANCIAL SERVICES
Zahra was brilliant. She gave me an outstanding legal service with the best advice and support. Definitely go to these guys!
HEAD OF HE, UK INTERNATIONAL ENTITY
Zahra has been fantastic - she’s been super responsive, helpful, insightful and really great to work with. She’s a star!