Thakmina Begum


Thakmina qualified as a Solicitor in 2013 having trained at a High Street firm. She  specialises in cases concerning children and represents parents in a wide variety of private and public law cases.

Thakmina acts in domestic abuse cases, representing both applicants and respondents in non-molestation order and occupation order proceedings. She has also represented grandparent/s in care proceedings.

Thakmina is conscious that often her clients first consult her when they are undergoing a very stressful and emotional period in their lives. She endeavours at all times to offer a sympathetic and supportive approach to clients and to ensure that she fully understand their needs and objectives in order to achieve the best possible outcome for them.

Thakmina regularly undertakes her own advocacy.

Member of the Law Society’s Family Law Panel

Member of the Law Society’s Children Law Panel

A [2018] EWFC B34 (case relating to Elhers Danlos syndrome in a care case)

“ Honestly one of the best services I’ve ever received, the communication was brilliant and I was really supported through a difficult time. The team I had supporting me Mehreen , Thakmina and James were amazing they really did their best to support me. They would call me , email me and keep me up to date with my case and I never felt that I was left on my own. I would recommend this service to anyone in need of any urgent help and can genuinely say that I am satisfied with the outcome. Massive Thank you again Kind regards Janay ”

- theatrejankee

“ I would like to say that Thakmina begum and her team have been amazing. They made me feel very comfortable and were attentive to my concerns and needs. Thank you so much for your help and assistance. I really appreciate it. ”

- Shaziya Munshi

“ Thank you to Jessica Ward for good and prompt professional support and good service. Very grateful for good work to all the staff at national legal services. Big thank you to Thakmina. ”

- Gida Ratner

Family Law Team - London