We are pleased to announce the arrival of two new starters to our team at Barrett and Co in Reading, Asma Khan in our Residential Property department and Chris Miller who is the new trainee solicitor in our Private Client department.
Asma is a qualified solicitor in our Residential Property department. Asma joined Barrett and Co in June 2016 after returning from a joyous year of Maternity leave. Asma previously worked for a Surrey based firm Howell Jones.
Asma adopts a personalised and pragmatic approach when dealing with even the most difficult property transactions. Her expertise cover Sales and Purchases of Freehold and Leasehold properties, Re-mortgages, Transfer of Equities, Shared ownership, and New Builds.
Outside the office Asma enjoys Swimming and occasionally baking when she isn’t spending time being a first time mother!
If you would like to get in touch with Asma please contact her on 0118 958 9711 or [email protected].
Chris joined Barrett and Co as a trainee solicitor in July 2016 from the Joint Legal Team at Reading Borough Council, where he worked as a paralegal. Chris grew up in the Reading area and completed his law degree at Aberystwyth University in Wales in 2013. Immediately after graduating, he spent three months working as an intern in the US Congress in Washington, DC. On his return he resumed his legal studies and completed his Masters of Law and Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in Guildford in 2015.
Chris has started his training with Hilary Buckle in the Private Client department and will then undertake further seats in the Company and Commercial and Family and Litigation departments before qualifying in 2018.
Outside work Chris is actively involved in dry slope ski racing as a committee member of a local club based in Bracknell, and is also a qualified race official. He also enjoys watching sport, travelling and continues to have an interest in current affairs on both sides of the Atlantic.
If you would like to get in touch with Chris please contact him on 0118 958 9711 or [email protected].