Yusuf Panah

I am a Law with Politics student at Essex University. As part of my degree course, I’ve joined OGR Stock Denton for my placement year.

My work relates to the following:

I work in the Litigation department. My role is to provide general assistance and support partners with various tasks, which include:

  • Civil litigation matters
  • Personal injury claims
  • Property Litigation matters
  • Correspondence with clients and counsel
  • Attending client meetings and creating meeting notes
  • Attending court hearings
  • Ad hoc legal research
  • Preparing trial bundles

 

Education/background

Prior to joining OGR Stock Denton, Yusuf has accumulated various internships and work experience at Afghanistan and Central Asian Association (ACAA) and Duncan Lewis Solicitors. Yusuf enjoys mooting and was the 2017/18 University of Essex Mooting Winner, 2018/19 semi-finalist and had also represented his university in the Essex Court Chambers National competition.

Yusuf is also the founder of the Essex Student Law Review at his university with its first issue to be published in the 2019/20 academic year.

Additional Languages:

Dari/Farsi

Leisure interests

Yusuf is a part of the University’s Tennis team member of the executive committee. He is also a regular club player. Yusuf also enjoys football, music and chess.