Dravin specialises in employment and general civil law. He is based in the Midlands and enjoys a national practice. He is approachable and keen to develop his practice further in the following areas:
Dravin has a significant amount of experience in employment law. He is a former solicitor, and, immediately prior to transferring to the Bar, he was Head of Employment at a large regional firm of solicitors in the West Midlands. He also worked as an in-house barrister for a firm of solicitors that specialises solely in employment law. Dravin has provided representation for clients in complex and high value claims, some of which carried significant reputational risk for the parties involved. He is also experienced in providing representation for clients at Judicial Mediation.
Particular areas of expertise:
General civil law
Dravin has developed a broad civil law practice that includes the following areas: personal injury, insolvency & bankruptcy, credit hire, and landlord & tenant. Dravin frequently provides representation for clients at the following types of hearings:
Other areas of practice
Dravin provides representation for clients at internal disciplinary hearings and professional disciplinary tribunals. Dravin recently provided representation for a police officer, who had been accused of gross misconduct, at an internal disciplinary hearing.
Dravin enjoys working out with weights and keeping fit, and he can often be found at his local David Lloyd gym. He also has an interest in martial arts, in particular the philosophical aspects. Dravin enjoys reading, and he has several books on military strategy and tactics in his collection, including Sun Tzu’s classic ‘The Art of War’.
“For anyone looking for an outstanding employment barrister then look no further than Dravin Bheemah. I have worked with many barristers in my professional life and they have been all very competent and capable. However, if you are looking for someone who has compassion and will absolutely go the extra mile, then this is the barrister for you. I would highly recommend him if you are looking for a barrister who cares.”
Margaret Kay HR Director
“Having worked alongside Dravin for 12 months on a particularly complicated Employment Tribunal case, I have nothing but praise and gratitude for the excellent service received from Dravin Bheemah. He has continually gone above and beyond the call of duty ensuring we, as his client, were extremely well supported. His legal knowledge was astute yet pragmatic and gave us confidence in the representation we received from him. I cannot recommend Dravin highly enough and would not hesitate for a moment in re-engaging him should the need arise.”
Caroline James Pembrokeshire College
“I have personal knowledge of Mr Bheemah and found his work to be of an excellent standard.”
Mark Bates Wilford Smith
“Dear (Dravin Bheemah) Thank you for your help with the above claim. The results are fantastic , and you have been a pleasure to work with. Best wishes ”
Madia Mohammed (Solicitor) AA Law Solicitors