The founder and Director of Tann Law Solicitors is Andrew Nyamayaro.
Andrew was born in Harare and he attended the prestigious University of Zimbabwe where he obtained his Bachelor of Law Honours degree in the year 2000 where was admitted as a legal practitioner, conveyancer and notary public in Zimbabwe which led onto him practising as a lawyer in Zimbabwe with two firms before relocating to the UK. Andrew is also admitted as a Solicitor in the UK and thus has dual admission in Zimbabwe and the UK. Andrew has volunteered as a parent Governor at one of his local primary schools and as a Justice of Peace (magistrate). He also volunteers as a Deacon in his local church. Andrew is married and has two children. He worked for three solicitor firms before establishing Tann law Solicitors in 2016. Andrew Nyamayaro is the current Vice President and Press Public relations officer of the Warwickshire Law Society.
‘Tann Law Solicitors is a firm of Solicitors based in the legal district of Coventry city centre who specialises in employment, immigration, family, civil litigation and charity law. We also draft wills and we are commissioners of Oaths. Due to our success, we have expanded from a single room into two floors in Coventry city centre to house our growing team of Solicitors and Case Workers. We have added more areas of practice and we now utilise cloud-based software. We are expanding our online presence through social media marketing and enhanced search engine optimisation. We were also given a legal aid contract by the Legal Aid Agency in 2018. To spice it up all. we have the SQM quality mark to reassure our clients the quality of our work.
As a firm we are looking to the future by expanding our practice to be the largest virtual firm to be based in Coventry, We are also recruiting new solicitors and caseworkers who are suitably qualified and registered with appropriate regulatory bodies to join us and consultant lawyers. We also have training contracts and we currently have two trainee solicitors and one trainee Cilex. We have given opportunities to several people to do work experience at our firm.
Under Family Law, we handle various matters including divorce, judicial separation, nullity or civil partnership dissolution proceedings and all issues around children. We advise on separation agreements.
In employment law, we act for either employees or employers. Our team is experienced in dealing with the opposite party in ACAS proceedings and in Employment Tribunals. We have dealt with cases of unfair dismissal, discrimination. breach of the Equality Act, damages. whistleblowing, unfair references etc.
Under immigration, we assist with Entry Clearance applications for people wishing to visit or relocating to the UK. Home Office applications. appeals and judicial applications. We do family, spouse visas, asylum, human rights and points-based applications.
In Civil Litigation. there is no job too big or too small for us. It might be a simple dispute such as a contractual breach by the local garage to complicated cases. We have experience in negotiations, mediation and conciliation. Two of our lawyers are mediators, Our lawyers have experience in the Small Claims, Fast Track and Multitrack courts, We work with reputable Barrister Chambers in our cases.
One of the growing areas of our practice is Corporate and Business advice. We pride ourselves in giving advice to Small to Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs). We are looking to develop relationships with bigger corporations and companies. We are looking to expand internationally. We are knowledgeable in the current legislative and regulatory developments in both private and public law.
An ever-thriving area of our practice is Wills. We hope to expand to deal with probate law in detail.
Tann Law Solicitors is privileged to give advice to Charities community projects particularly on regulatory matters.
As a firm, we have an open-door policy to our clients no matter their background. We pride ourselves in excellent customer care and are dedicated and committed to our clients.
We believe in social responsibility. We have sponsored and financed several church conferences. music festivals, community events and have given speeches for free to Various organisations on leading legal topics. Just recently we sponsored the caps United Legends Dinner Gala who was fundraising to support the grassroots talent of disadvantaged children. We are also proud to say that we were awarded the Best Business of the year award 2019 at the Zimbabwe Achievers Awards Ceremony that was held in London.
As a business, though we have been met with some challenges, we have continued to grow and expand. Challenges faced include rising costs of operation, continued compliance red tape from the Solicitors Regulatory Authority (SRA). recruitment of staff and the BREXIT uncertainty, The recent challenge has been the Coronavirus COVID 19 outbreak which forced the government to pronounce a lockdown, We continued our operations during the lockdown working from home and some staff were furloughed. We had a phased reopening since | June 2020 and the office is now open though we still prefer to deal with clients remotely by phone or online video contact. We have cloud-based systems which allow us to be flexible. Our office is COVID 19 compliant. Despite all this, we believe the future is bright. Anyone wishing to contact us can visit our website www.tannlaw.co.uk or call us on 02477632323, email [email protected]