Riz MAHMOOD - Solicitor

Legal work experience in Criminal prosecution.

Riz worked for the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) / Child Maintenance Group for a period of eight years carrying out prosecutions on behalf of the Department which included child maintenance fraud.

Riz acted on behalf of DWP and worked with the Child Support Agency to prosecute non resident parents who failed to pay or keep up with child maintenance payments. In addition, prosecuted non resident parents who falsifying DNA samples to avoid paying maintenance. In addition to the above she has general civil litigation and personal injury gained in private practice.

Financial work experience.

Riz previously worked at Barclays Bank dealing with customer complaints dealing ,complex queries, overdraft charges, mortgage and general banking queries. As a result of her defence and prosecution experience she can see both sides of an argument when dealing with Clients.