Farishta Malakzadeh

Farishta joined the firm as an Employment Solicitor at our Wigmore Street Office.

Recent Department Work

Having recently qualified as a solicitor in a well-known employment practice, Farishta has dealt with many discrimination, whistleblowing and unfair dismissal claims. She has a keen interest in discrimination matters.

Farishta covers general advisory work as well as contentious employment matters and deals with both employer and employee work. Her work includes helping clients defend and bring various types of employment claims. She also advises on, and drafts employment contracts and other employment documentation including GDPR related documents. She also advises clients regarding grievance and disciplinary investigations.

Farishta is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association and regularly attends seminars concerning key employment issues.

In addition to this, Farishta has many years of commercial litigation experience and has worked on high value cases.


Graduated with LLB Honours from University of Westminster.

Completed her Legal practice Course (LPC) from BPP University London

Qualifications & Memberships

Solicitor of England & Wales

Member of Employment Lawyer Association

Outside interests

Hobbies, sport & community/charity work

Farishta enjoys socialising, going to the gym and spending time with family and friends.