Shaheen Rahman

Barrister, 1 Crown Office Row

Shaheen Rahman enjoys a diverse practice that is well balanced between Claimant and Defendant work.  She has broad experience of advocacy and advisory work in public and private law litigation, with particular expertise in Clinical Negligence, Public and Administrative law and Professional Disciplinary matters.

“She provides helpful advice and has an impressive ability to deal quickly with the complex issues involved in discrimination cases.” “She is very good and highly tenacious.” (Chambers and Partners 2014)

“Shaheen Rahman acts as a Special Advocate in terrorism-related cases, and also handles a number of matters relating to discrimination and prisoners’ rights. Observers remark that “she is approachable, utterly reliable, and always takes the big view.”” (Chambers and Partners 2013)

“Shaheen Rahman is singled out for her expertise in prisoner healthcare cases. Recent matters for her include a case alleging breaches under the Human Rights and Disability Discrimination Act alleging failure to provide for a deaf prisoner. She also appeared as a special advocate in a control order case”.  (Chambers and Partners 2012).