Elaheh, known as Ela, joined Michael Smith & Co in July 2017 after completing a degree in Law in Essex. She then gained a distinction in the Masters course of the Legal Practice Certificate at the University of Law in London. As a Paralegal, Ela supports the Residential Property team and also the Property Disputes Litigation team. She is keen to gain experience in each of the legal areas that Michael Smith & Co offers.
Ela has a special interest in human rights and refugee rights. She speak English and Farsi fluently and, while at university, worked as a volunteer visiting local primary schools to educate children about the needs of refugees both abroad and in the UK.