Keyan is a Trainee Solicitor based in Manchester and will qualify in September 2018.
After completing the LPC in Manchester, Keyan fee earned as a Paralegal at DWF and BLM in their Defendant Insurance departments. Prior to joining Kennedys, Keyan was a Trainee Solicitor at Berg and has completed seats in Dispute Resolution (primarily Banking Litigation) and also Real Estate.
- Hockin v RBS
Keyan was the Trainee on this reported and notable high value banking case. The case centred on an interest-rate hedging product sold to the Hockin family by RBS. The Hockins argued that the product had ruined their business and were seeking reparations from RBS. The case was legally and logistically complex and had substantial media interest. The case, that had been ongoing for 4 years, settled following the opening of the Claimant’s case at Trial in May 2017.
- HSE Prosecution work
Keyan assisted a Partner at DWF on a variety of cases that involved the HSE. One case in particular concerned the deaths of multiple workers at a cement plant. The case had significant media attention and also had heavy involvement from the HSE.
Insurance and reinsurance
Areas of law
Public and Employers’ Liability (Defendant)