Fathema joined the firm as a paralegal in February 2015 and commenced her training contract in October 2016. Her training contact started in the Family department where she worked closely with Rajinder Garvey dealing with all aspects of family law. Fathema has developed a keen interest in Public Law children matters.
At Edwards Duthie Shamash Fathema was nominated for Legal Research in complicated legal issues.
Fathema also volunteers at domestic violence charities and works with refuges in the East London area.
She graduated from Brunel University in law (LLB) HONS and completed her Legal Practice course with the London University of Law. Fathema speaks fluent Bengali.
In her spare time Fathema enjoys reading and traveling.