Heena Patel

Office Manager & Paralegal



Heena is a recent LPC graduate from the University of Law. Prior to joining ignition, she worked as a Paralegal/PA for Mishcon de Reya.

Relevant experience includes:

  • Drafting a non-disclosure agreement for companies considering joint ventures
  • Researching legal issues such as the right to be forgotten
  • Carrying out a due diligence process for potential new clients
  • Conducting research in the event that a client is accused of wrongdoing or is faced with litigation with a view to managing the client’s reputation in the press

Fine Print

Key practices

Reputation Protection and Crisis Management & Legal PR and Litigation PR

Education & Training

Bachelor’s degree in Law from the University of Birmingham; LPC from the University of Law; Currently studying for a master’s degree from the University of Law

Legal roles

Paralegal/PA at Mishcon de Reya; Legal PR intern at Byfield consultancy

A social cause I care about

I’m passionate about mental health in young adults

Other interests

I love creative writing and recently wrote a novel while carrying out my LPC. I have a vast collection of books and some of my favourites include Born a Crime by Trevor Noah and A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini.

News, Insights & Resources


Hiring and Firing Senior Employees – Webinar Recording

On the 22nd March we held a webinar to discuss the legal ins and outs of hiring and firing employees. Ignition’s Head of Employment, Nicky Cranfield led the webinar, covering everything from reasons for “fair” dismissal, to settlement agreements. Below we have a video recording for those of you who weren’t able to make it on the day.

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