Zara Arshad

Zara joined Hempsons in January 2022 as a paralegal in the Healthcare Litigation team based in the Harrogate office. Zara’s role involves running a caseload of pre-action claims and assisting fee earners with a range of tasks to support the progression of cases.

Prior to joining Hempsons, Zara worked as a motor recoveries paralegal at a law firm dealing with the recovery of insured and uninsured losses following a road traffic accident. She has also worked on a legal helpline with the same law firm as a legal advisor providing legal advice to callers on a range of matters including clinical negligence, personal injury, motor crime and contract law.

Zara has studied Law (LLB) at the University of Bradford, achieving a 2:1 in her law degree and has also completed the LPC/LLM at BPP University Law School in 2020.

Areas of expertise

  • Healthcare litigation
  • Clinical negligence

The clients she works with

  • NHS Resolution
  • NHS Trusts


  • LPC / LLM, 2020
  • LLB, 2018