/International Women's Day 2017

For International Women’s Day 2017, the Hindu Lawyers Association want to celebrate and recognise incredible Hindu Women in Law. We know there are plenty of you out there but here’s a few who are doing incredible work for the advancement of women in Law and Society.

Priya Thakrar

Priya is an outstandinding #hinduwomaninlaw. As European Legal Counsel at Moët Hennessy (part of the Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy group) she supports the business across 17 markets!! Not only that, Priya is most passionate about pro bono work and is a board member for the Independent Advisory Group to the Croydon Metropolitan Police Service and [...]

Judge Usha Karu

Today, we want to celebrate and recognise, Judge Usha Karu. Appointed Circuit Judge in 2005, she is the Resident Judge of Inner London Crown Court. She is one of the very few BME women in the judiciary.She was appointed Assistant Recorder in 1998. Judge Karu is an incredible advocate for increasing diversity within the Judiciary [...]

Avnee Thakrar

Avnee Thakrar is a fantastic Hindu Woman in Law. Senior Legal Counsel at 3M a science based consumer, health care and industrial business, Avnee has worked over various legal issues of governance compliance and strategy for the business. Passionate about diversity and inclusion, Avnee, is an advocate for the advancement of women being Chair for [...]

Leena Savjani

Leena Savjani is a great advocate for women. A medical negligence lawyer at Irwin Mitchell and vice chair of the Association of Asian Women Lawyers, Leena, prides herself on being a staunch advocate for women’s rights and equality in the legal profession. Leena has worked on several campaigns and events through AAWL to help promote [...]

Reena Popat

Reena Popat is a lawyer and the managing director at Carter Bond Solicitors. Reena has gone from strength to strength and now heads up a multidisciplinary law firm with a core focus on corporate and commercial matters. We commend Reena for being a businesswoman, lawyer and great role model for Hindu Woman in Law.