Shirin is an Associate in the Dispute Resolution and Fraud & Regulatory teams. She advises clients in commercial litigation, often complex and multi-jurisdictional cases.
She has been involved in advising and supporting the team on a wide a range of disputes involving high net worth individuals and companies in the UK and abroad, joint ventures and partnerships. Many of her clients are foreign nationals or are based abroad. Her cases are most commonly litigated in the Commercial Court and as a result she has developed expertise in its procedures.
Where appropriate Shirin recommends ADR as an alternative to litigation and has assisted in the resolution of a number of cases through mediation. Shirin speaks Farsi. She is an active member of the firm’s Corporate Social Responsibility group.
Legal 500, 2023
“Associate Shirin Vakilzadeh is brilliant to work with and works hard to make things run smoothly.”