Vandana Dass Solicitor/ Managing DirectorAs Managing Director and Solicitor at Davenport Solicitors Limited, Vandana was extremely proud to be named the Winner of the “Rising Star in Law” category of the London Asian Business Awards. These awards recognise, celebrate and showcase the achievements of Asian men and women who greatly contribute to their industries in London. …Read More
Vandana advises employees and employers on a range of Employment law and Business Immigration matters from implementing employment contracts and policies, advising on Sponsorship licences and managing them, advising on Tier 1 and Tier 2 visas to representation at the Employment Tribunal.
Vandana started Davenport Solicitors as she wanted to eradicate the worries of HR/Employment law for her clients so they can concentrate on growing their business. Moreover, she wanted to provide businesses, who were looking for HR/Employment law support with a first-class service from expert Solicitors, with the flexibility of choosing from a range of services which suits them.
Vandana has the responsibility of making sure Davenport Solicitors provide the best service to clients, achieve its targets and continue to thrive and grow as a business. She is responsible for implementing company policy, planning the growth of the Company, overseeing all client work, managing communications and representing the Company at various events.
Vandana regularly presents seminars on what really concerns businesses and HR professionals. She has also been an Employment Law Lecturer at South Bank University.
Vandana is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association, the European Employment Lawyers Association, Committee member of the Asian Business Association and the Chair of the School Stakeholder Committee at Krishna Avanti Primary School.
In her spare time, Vandana enjoys spending time with her family, baking, travelling and trying different cuisines. …Less
Barry DassHead of Strategy and International Business DevelopmentBarry is the Head of strategy and international business development at Davenport Solicitors. At top level he brings the strategic expertise and business skills traditional law firms usually lack. He applies a hands-on approach and lays great emphasis on building strong relationships with clients, strategic partners, evaluating strengths and weaknesses and, responding quickly to changing regulations, economic factors and international markets. …Read More
Barry has over 40 years’ experience in setting up and successfully running businesses in the fashion and professional services sectors across the UK, Europe, Scandinavia, India, Russia and USA. His previous roles include managing director of the iconic clothing brand Stirling Cooper, founder and managing director of Milla UK and head of UK operations for Danish fashion brand CCDK.
Barry is now involved in promoting UK inward investment particularly from India. He advises and assists overseas organisations and individuals who wish to expand their operations in the UK. …Less
Rebecca CollinsLLB (Hons)Rebecca Collins is a paralegal at Davenport Solicitors assisting in both Employment and Business Immigration matters. She completed her LLB(Hons) at City, University of London. She continued her studies there to complete her Master of Laws in Legal Practice (satisfying the requirements of the Legal Practice Course) in which she achieved a distinction.
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