Shazia Akhtar


Shazia Akhtar is a Partner at the firm with extensive experience in immigration matters. Her impressive success rate in entry clearance applications, further leave to remain and appeals against the Home Office has given her a strong client base in Bedfordshire. Shazia completed her law degree at Birbeck College, University of London where she obtained a 2:1 classification, before going on to complete her legal practice Course at Anglia Ruskin University.


Shazia has rapidly made a name for herself in the legal profession and her tenacious yet methodical approach makes her a valuable asset to the immigration team here at Deo Volente Solicitors.


She is able to advise in the following areas:

* Applications for Settlement

* Discretionary Leave

* Further Leave to remain in the UK

* Indefinite leave to remain in the UK

* Naturalisation

* Dependant relatives

* Asylum Applications

* Bail Applications

* Judicial Reviews

* EU Applications

* Immigration Appeals


Shazia has also been a School Governor on the Pupils and Curriculum committee and named Child Protection Governor she has also been responsible for engaging hard to reach families and a Class Teacher at Abu Bakr Islamic School in Cambridge. Such is her approachable nature; she has the advantage of being able to reach out to all walks of life, not only in the legal field.


In her spare time Shazia enjoys playing badminton and socialising with family and friends.

Shazia Akhtar

To contact Shazia directly:
Tel: 01234673404

To contact Shazia directly:
Tel: 01234673404

"Anyone who's been through the immigration process in Britain knows how stressful it can be. I contacted Shazia Akhtar at DV Solicitors for advice and a roadmap to success, and because of her efforts on my behalf, the process could not have been easier. Mrs. Akhtar is certainly not the only excellent solicitor at DV Solicitors, but she's certainly right up there at the top! I can't recommend DV Solicitors highly enough for their professional, efficient, and very friendly service. My sincere thanks to all of you!" - Mr H


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