Naeema is a leading and highly respected employment practitioner who advises on all aspects of employment law acting primarily on behalf of large scale employers who are household names. She has particular experience of dealing with clients in the consumer, nuclear and aerospace industries. Naeema also has a special interest in discrimination law and leads the firm's discrimination practice as well as advising on complex tribunal claims, executive terminations and large scale re-organisations. Naeema regularly works in a cross border environment.
Naeema is an highly experienced Employment Tribunal litigator who has been appearing regularly in Tribunals throughout the UK since her qualification as a solicitor in 1995. Naeema advises clients on cases in the Employment Appeal Tribunal and in the Court of Appeal.
Naeema regulary speaks at seminars and conferences. She contributes to a variety of publications and broadcast media and has appeared on BBC Breakfast News, Radio 5 Live and the Today programme to discuss topical employment law issues.
In 2013 Naeema was appointed to be a fee paid Employment Judge sitting in the Midlands (West) region. In 2019 Naeema was also appointed to sit as a Deputy Chair of the Central Arbitration Committee dealing with collective employment disputes.