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Portrait of Elizabeth Ahmad
Areas of expertise: Family law


Elizabeth is a paralegal in the Oxford family team. She provides assistance on a variety of financial disputes and private children matters, and has a particular interest in international cases such as the international relocation of children. She assists the team by conducting legal research, liaising with clients and experts and drafting instructions to counsel.  

Elizabeth joined Penningtons Manches Cooper in 2019 after completing a traineeship with the legal department of the EU Commission. She studied law at the University of Leicester and specialised in European and International Law at the University of Strasbourg.

Recent work highlights

  • Researching procedure for modification of foreign maintenance decisions and advising on international jurisdiction regarding the EU Maintenance Regulation.
  • Assisting senior members of the team by analysing financial disclosure in matrimonial proceedings.
  • Creating and maintaining a local record of family law experts.

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