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 is actively involved in promoting UK inward investment particular across the India and the UK corridor. He advises overseas organisations on establishing their business in the UK and works closely with HNI’s and entrepreneurs helping them identify UK investment opportunities to live and work in the UK. Taking advantage of his extended business network Barry founded UKAS (UK Advisory Services) www.ukadvisoryservices.com a business network providing end to end UK market entry services to overseas organisation, HNI’s Entrepreneur’s and SME’s.
Barry’s business career spans over 35 years. He joined his father’s clothing factory in the east end of London and helped the business grow to become one of UK’s leading fashion houses with fashion labels stocked in leading retail stores across the globe. The business also went onto acquire the iconic retail chain Sterling Cooper. Barry sits on the Council of the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry and is Vice President of UK Asian Business Council. …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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