Sonya Bhalla

Business Development Manager

Profile

Sonya is our newest member to join Meyer-Reumann & Partners. She is a multi-skilled UK qualified lawyer with an interest in spreading awareness of matters affecting individuals. In particular, she is keen to help people take early preventative steps to protect their wealth from various risks and provide for their loved ones.

Languages: English (fluent)

Background

Sonya obtained her law degree and professional qualifications in London, United Kingdom (UK). She qualified as a Solicitor and was admitted to the Law Society Roll in 2001. She is also an accredited Mediator.

Since qualifying Sonya has gained varied experience across several practice areas and her experience to date includes contract drafting, dispute resolution, insurance law, personal injury and more recently Wills, Trusts and succession planning. She has specialist up-to-date knowledge of Trusts and their efficient uses in mitigating inheritance tax and various other risks in the UK.

Prior to joining Meyer-Reumann & Partners Sonya worked in general practice firms in her home country, has worked as in-house Counsel in an insurance company and headed their legal department. She also founded and has successfully run a couple of businesses.

SONYA BHALLA’S WORK FOCUSES MAINLY ON:

  • Spreading awareness of key legal issues affecting individuals and small businesses.
  • Empowering individuals to make informed decisions about their succession planning options.
  • Drafting Wills & Trusts to protect an individual’s wealth in the UAE and the UK.
  • Specialist Trust work to meet the bespoke needs of UK expat clients.
  • Creating and developing tools to improve efficiency, transparency, and accessibility.
  • Supporting the team with any legal matters involving a UK dimension.
  • Provide support and guidance on other strategic business development and promotional initiatives as required.