Area of practice

Zaynab works in Turcan Connell's Glasgow office, dealing with divorce and family work. She advises clients on the various issues that can arise on separation, including financial provision and child care arrangements. She negotiates settlements on behalf of her clients wherever possible but is equally tenacious in litigation if and when that is required, with experience appearing in Sheriff Courts across Scotland as well as instructing Counsel at the Court of Session.

Zaynab holds an English Law degree from BPP Law School; thereafter she studied Scots Law at the University of Glasgow, graduating in 2011 and completing the Diploma in 2012. She joined Turcan Connell as a trainee in 2012, and qualified as a solicitor in 2014. Zaynab was promoted to Associate in April 2020.

Zaynab is the current President of Scottish Women in Business and a member of the Lay Advisory Board for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.