Civil, Immigration, Family


LLB (Hons) Law, Liverpool

Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice at the Bar, Manchester

LLM Legal Aspects of Medical Practice (LAMP), Cardiff Law School, Cardiff University

Bobby Shabbir has joined chambers as a third-six pupil, having taken a career break from law pursuing other interests. Other than his legal qualification he is also a qualified TEFL teacher.

He was called to the bar in 2001 and then cross qualified as a solicitor in 2006 taking various work from immigration/deportation to civil and contract law work. He spent many years practising immigration law as a solicitor and was also a partner in a law firm specialising in this field. Bobby is also qualified as a High Court advocate in Pakistan.

Not only has he gained invaluable experience in people management together with being a good listener,  He is very understanding and empathetic towards those he represents. This comes with his experience first as a solicitor then as a partner in a law firm and as a solicitor-advocate.


Credit Hire and general civil matters including personal injury, road traffic accident claims.


Business immigration and asylum/deportation and general, spouse, appeals and immigration matters under the tier scheme (UK visa under the Tier Points-Based Immigration System)


Domestic violence, ancillary relief and adoption.

Public Access

Bobby as a third-six pupil accepts instructions under the Direct/Public Access Scheme - under the supervision of Mr Roderick Hine.

Bobby is a registered public access barrister who can assist on advice, drafting and representation.

Personal Interests

Bobby enjoys travelling and in his spare time takes on various challenges in terms of learning a new language. Having worked in Paris during his teenage years allowed him to grasp the French language, obtaining a Stage in French (Stage Linguistique Et Stage Pratique). Other than being proficient in the languages of the Indian sub-continent, he has a working understanding of Bulgarian, Arabic and basic Turkish.  He is keen on walking to stay healthy. He was a former member of St John’s ambulance and was a first aider attending various events in this capacity.  

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