Solicitor Malika Ilyas has joined Asons Solicitors within the road traffic accident litigation department.

Malika has joined from Lance Mason Solicitors in Blackburn where she was employed for two years as a litigator and gained a substantial amount of experience.

Malika’s legal education also took place in the north-west. She graduated in law at the University of Central Lancashire in Preston, where she then took the legal practice course.

After spending a couple of years as a paralegal covering personal injury within a small practice in Salford, she gained and completed her training contract before moving to new roles in Lancashire and north Manchester.

Malika said: ‘I have settled in really well and everyone has made me feel very welcome. I am pleased to join an expanding business that is going places.’