Yasmin Akhtar

Yasmin is an Associate Solicitor and has over 14 years’ experience in all aspects of Family Law.

Yasmin has worked as a solicitor in Lincolnshire since qualifying in 2008. She joined Sills and Betteridge in November 2021 and is based in the Grimsby Office and also assists clients in the Scunthorpe area.

Yasmin can provide expert legal advice and services on a wide range of family issues including those involving Children, Care Proceedings, Adoption, Special Guardianship, and Domestic Violence.

She has been involved in a number of complex care cases involving serious sexual abuse, and non-accidental Injuries.

Yasmin understands that every client has different circumstances and always tries hard to provide clear and comprehensive advice to each client. She works hard to find the right solutions for her clients and their children and deal with all aspects of their case in a professional and sensitive manner. Yasmin appreciates the need to demonstrate sensitivity and emotional intelligence in child related matters, as clients are usually anxious about the outcome.

Professional memberships include The Law Society’s Family Law Accreditation Scheme and Resolution - an organisation which promotes constructive, non-confrontational handling of family disputes


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