Zahra Govani

Paralegal

Paralegal

Zahra is a member of our Personal & Family Immigration team and is accredited as a Trainee Casework Assistant under the Law Society Immigration and Asylum Scheme.

Zahra graduated with a degree in Law with French Law from University of Warwick in 2016 and completed a Masters degree in European Law at the University of Paris II (Panthéon-Assas) in 2017. She also completed the Bar Professional Training Course in Autumn 2020. Prior to joining Turpin Miller in March 2021, she was a trainee at the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg, France.

Committed to the legal needs of others, Zahra has previously volunteered at human rights non-governmental organisations, the AIRE Centre and Liberty. Currently, in her spare time, she is a Director of Vocalise, a programme which trains law students to teach debating in prisons and a volunteer advocate for the Communities Empowerment Network, representing children at risk of school exclusion.

Zahra is fluent in French and speaks conversational Gujarati.