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Raina joined Birketts in September 2019 as a Trainee Solicitor, qualifying in September 2021. She is a Solicitor in our Commercial Team and is based in our Cambridge office. During her training contract, Raina undertook seats with our Employment Team, Agriculture and Estates Team, Corporate Team and Commercial Team.
Prior to joining Birketts, Raina graduated from the University of East Anglia (UEA) with a 2:1 in Law. She then worked as a clinical negligence Paralegal at an international law firm, before completing the LLM LPC at BPP University Cambridge, where she achieved a distinction. During her LPC, Raina completed electives in Private Acquisitions, Employment Law and Commercial Law and Intellectual Property.
At university, Raina was elected to be Treasurer of the UEA Law Society for two years, regularly volunteered with the Norfolk Community Law Service’s Employment Team and was selected to be Head of UEA Street Law in her final year. She was awarded the Head of School’s Prize for Outstanding Contribution to the Law School for the latter.
Outside of work, Raina enjoys reading, travelling and spending time with family and friends. She is also a dancer, having trained and competed in Bharatanatyam, a traditional Indian dance form.