We’re delighted to hear that Kash Mahmood a solicitor and the legal aid supervisor in our family law department has been re-accredited to the Law Society’s Children Law Accreditation scheme.
The Law Society’s Children Law Accreditation is a recognised quality standard for practitioners representing children in children law proceedings.
The accreditation covers all types of children law work and is recognised by the Legal Aid Agency.
It’s a way for clients and professionals (such as guardians) to choose a qualified practitioner when a child needs representation.
Kash Mahmood, a solicitor in our family law department joined Burd Ward in June 2022 following the merger of his firm Solicitorhelp.com. Kash has been a solicitor for over 25 years and has been a member of the Law Society’s Children Panel for the last 20 years. He specialises in Child Care cases, dealing with sensitive and often complex proceedings brought by social services and the courts where there are concerns about the care offered to a child or children.
Outside of work Kash is deeply involved with St John Ambulance regularly volunteering his spare time to them. Most recently he completed the Northumberland Coast Mighty Hike for Macmillan Cancer Support raising over £1,300 for the charity.