Meena Makh Associate


Speaks:  English

Qualified: 2016 - Solicitor of England & Wales


Primary office:  Birmingham


Areas of expertise:



Meena Makh

Meena is a Birmingham-based associate specialising in public law and regulation. She advises on the interpretation and application of legislation, regulatory frameworks and regulatory documents, as well as on the application of general public law principles.

Meena works on contentious and non-contentious matters. She advises a range of clients across the private and public sector, including regulated companies, sector regulators and government departments. She actively seeks to understand clients' business needs and communicates legal advice to clients in pragmatic terms.

Meena's previous experience as a government lawyer means she can bring the benefit of a broader practical perspective into policy and law making.

Experience

  • Assisting on representing clients in litigation, acting for claimants and defendants.
  • Experience of advising a public body on a range of matters including the interpretation of whistleblowing legislation and guidance, legal privilege, and the procedure for enforcing a costs order against a company.
  • Assisting on a long-term project to simplify the drafting of licences issued by a sector regulator to the companies that it regulates.
  • Advising a pharmaceutical company on the price impact of the launch of the first generic version of a medicine into the UK market.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2017

    • Career
      November2017
      Gowling WLG (UK), associate
  • 2016

    • Career
      October2016
      Government Legal Department, lawyer
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2016
      Qualified, Solicitor of England & Wales
  • 2014

    • Career
      October2014
      Government Legal Department, trainee
  • 2012

    • Career
      October2012
      Practical Law Company, Thomson Reuters, sub-editor
  • 2011

    • Education
      2011
      College of Law, Legal Practice Course
  • 2007

    • Education
      2007
      University of Warwick, Law and Business Studies