Event Title | Q&A: Free Legal Advice
Type of Event | Business Clinic
Speakers | Neil Wilson (Managing Partner) and Asma Iqbal (Partner)
Scheduled Time | 14:00 until 14:30
Asma Iqbal and colleagues will be discussing employment, dispute resolution and commercial property, as well as insolvency and debt issues, so a wide range of topics will be covered in this not to be missed Q&A seminar.
Asma Iqbal | Partner at Chadwick Lawrence
Asma is a Partner at Chadwick Lawrence LLP and heads the Corporate Recovery and Insolvency Department. Asma qualified in 1999 and has extensive experience in Insolvency having spent 7 years at a Commercial Law firm in Leeds before joining Chadwick Lawrence LLP as a Partner in 2008.
Asma is a Member of the Yorkshire Asian Business Association and Regional Committee member of the R3 Business in Recovery association for women. Asma sits on the Advisory panel of the Wakefield District Bondholders scheme and regularly participates in mentoring students wishing to enter the legal profession. She oversees the firm's CSR projects and is a regular attendee and hosts a number of Ladies in Business event. Asma was recently shortlisted for the business woman of the Year award in Bradford.
Neil Wilson | Managing Partner at Chadwick Lawrence
Neil Wilson is Managing Partner at Chadwick Lawrence and is in his second career as a solicitor having previously been a manager in a large organisation. Neil is responsible for the day to day running of the firm and has embarked upon a significant change programme to enhance the culture within the business based on a clear vision for the future and the embracing of challenging core values for colleagues to commit to. Neil specialises in Employment Law and Sports Law and for many years has acted for Leeds Rhinos and Huddersfield Town on the sporting side and also for Kwik Fit who have branches nationwide. Many of Neil’s clients are local SMEs however and he has developed a wide range of employment law training material, his management experience has influenced this, providing a very practical edge to the training/presentations he provides to businesses on a regular basis.