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Shumi Kadir, Paralegal at Penningtons Manches
Areas of expertise: Real estate litigation


Shumi is a paralegal in the real estate litigation team in London. She undertakes a variety of litigation work for housing association clients, including assisting on possession proceedings based on rent arrears and/or illegal subletting, obtaining anti-social behaviour injunctions and defending disrepair claims.

She joined Penningtons Manches Cooper in 2017 after gaining experience at another City law firm where she was seconded to one of the largest G15 housing providers in London. She is currently studying part time for her Graduate Diploma in Law at BPP Law School.

Recent work highlights

  • Acting for a large housing association to secure an injunction following criminal conduct and anti-social behaviour by a tenant.
  • Obtaining orders for possession and injunctions in the county courts.
  • Supporting a partner in the team on various aspects of high value disrepair cases.

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