Raheel has recently joined our legal team as an Australian Lawyer after completing his Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice at Leo Cussen Centre for Law. In addition to obtaining his Bachelor of Laws qualification of from Victoria University, he also holds a Diploma of Business and Bachelor of Business Accounting degrees. While undertaking his law degree, he has been awarded an Outstanding Achievement Award for Contract Law.
Raheel’s main area of practice include litigation, especially in debt recovery for damages and motor vehicle accident insurance claims, and property law. He also undertakes immigration and family law matters.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, Raheel has worked in the services industry sector for over 10 years. His interactions with clients from multitude of backgrounds at Serco Immigration Australia (Serco Asia Pacific), a global corporation, has enabled him to be receptive to clients’ specific requirements that are influenced by their cultural backgrounds.
His legal knowledge combined with his experience of working with clients from diverse cultural backgrounds is a strong intangible asset to Ghothane Lawyers. His empathetic nature enables him to better understand and service his clients according to their needs. Raheel speaks Urdu and Hindi fluently.
Raheel enjoys cooking, travelling and spending time with family.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.Raheel Arshad