About Raj Pardeep Singh:
Raj Pardeep Singh is Founder Principal of Legal Associates Barristers & Solicitors. His passion for law has led him to establish Legal Associates in 2014 together with his wife and co-founder Ashima Singh. At Legal Associates, Raj specialises in all areas of Immigration Law, Immigration & Protection Tribunals, Judicial reviews at High Court, Ombudsman Office at Parliament, Immigration Minister Appeals and further deals in Criminal & Employment law and seeks to provide legal services to the ethnic communities and the general public. He provides counselling and guidance to immigrants and is an active supporter of the Indian community as a sponsor for Indian events.
In 1999, Raj graduated from the University of Delhi with a Bachelor of Law. While in India he practised as an Advocate at the High Court of Delhi, and is a member of the Bar Council of Delhi. In New Zealand, he completed his Course of proficiency from the University of Auckland and New Zealand Law Society. He accomplished his Professional Legal Studies Course from the Institute of Professional Legal Studies, Auckland and was admitted to the High Court of New Zealand. Prior to establishing Legal Associates, Raj was a Barrister and Solicitor at Auckland city law firm for 4 years and worked as Duty Solicitor for the Auckland, Whangarei and Dargaville District Courts.
Office Phone : 09 279 9439 Mobile : 021 149 3497
Email : Raj@legalassociates.co.nz
Barrister & Solicitor
Areas of Specialization at Legal Associates:
Property Law, Leases, Employment Law, Wills & Trusts, Sale and Purchase of Properties,
Sale and Purchase of Businesses, Relationship Property disputes
Work Experience: NZ & overseas as well:
Ashima graduated in Law from the University of Auckland, New Zealand in 2011. She successfully completed her professional legal studies from the Institute of Professional Legal Studies in Auckland. She was admitted to the High Court of New Zealand in August 2011.
Ashima co-founded Legal Associates in 2014 and prior to that she worked with Kenton Chambers Lawyers as a Barrister and Solicitor for 3 years. She specializes in Property Law (Conveyancing), Businesses Sale and Purchase, Leases, Commercial Law, Relationship Property disputes and Employment Law. Before joining Kenton Chambers Lawyers Ashima has worked as a Court Registrar in the Auckland/ Papakura District Court. She gained important insight into how the Court system works in New Zealand. She has also gained relevant experience by
volunteering at the Manukau Community Law Centre. Further to her law degree, Ashima graduated from Delhi University, India in 2000 with a Bachelor Degree in Commerce. In 2003, she graduated with a Master degree in Information Technology from India. Ashima is fluent in Hindi, Punjabi and English.