CTT Law Ltd
Founded in 2018, CTT Law Ltd has been providing their clients with unparalleled legal services. Our specialist team will walk you through each step of your case, taking care of any questions you may have along the way.
Every case is different and our experienced team are equipped to deal with the most complicated matters. We work closely with our clients to help them achieve their goals and accomplish positive results.
Get in touch with us today — we look forward to hearing from you.
Meet our team
Clive Ponder TEP | Director
Clive Ponder BSc (Hons) CEng FIMMM TEP is our Director. He is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and has completed the STEP Diploma.
Clive Ponder graduated from Nottingham University in 1974 with a 1st class Honours degree in Mining Engineering, and at the age of 36 was appointed as General Manager of Markham Colliery in Derbyshire.
Over twenty years ago Clive set up his own company, taking instructions for and processing private client documents for his own clients. Clive is extremely knowledgeable in Conveyancing and specialises in transferring properties into Trust.
Bob Massey TEP DipPFS | Director
Bob Massey BSc DipPFS TEP is our Director. He is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and has completed the STEP Diploma. He is also an IFA qualified to DipPFS level. Bob's career as a financial adviser began with Legal and General in 1983, advising in all areas of personal and corporate products and taxation.
Bob's technical expertise was recognised, along with team building skills, so L&G progressed his career with the training and development of other advisers, then appointing him the youngest ever Branch Manager and then Executive Sales Manager.
Bob specialises in taxation.
Anthony Mbanefo-Harris (HOLP) | Director & Solicitor
SRA Number: 567759
Anthony Mbanefo-Harris LL. B (Hons) is our Director and the registered HOLP at the practice. Anthony has over 10 years’ professional experience gained across the private, public and third sectors prior to returning to the law and qualifying as a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England & Wales.
Having set up and managed his own general practice law firm, Anthony has experience across a wide range of areas including, residential and commercial property law, civil litigation, private family law, employment law and the negotiation of commercial transactions and contracts.
Anthony is committed to ensuring the systems and processes in place at CTT Law allow the firm to offer a high quality of service and adhere to the professional regulations which govern the business.
Debbie Bates (HOFA) | Director
SRA Number: 649253
Debbie is the head of our Finance Department and has over 15 years of experience in accounts with the last 7 of those years primarily looking after client money accounts.
Debbie has embraced the role as HOFA and is committed to ensuring systems and processes are in place to enable the company to comply with obligations imposed under the SRA Accounts Rules.
Helen Morrish | Practice Manager
Helen is our Practice Manager and has over 20 years' experience in business and operations management.
Helen has a proven record facilitating business operations at a wide variety of regulated and unregulated businesses, from new start-ups to international conglomerates, as well as having run her own international professional services business for many years. Helen's experience gives her an exceptional insight into the workings of business, and she brings her solid expertise in providing hands-on leadership to her role at CTT Law. Helen's focus at CTT Law is to facilitate our business goals and strategies, together with managing our team and operations to achieve excellence and ensure that we always maintain our client-focused approach.
Laura Massey | Conveyancing Manager
Laura Massey LL.B (Hons) is a Licenced Conveyancer with over 4 years of professional experience in Residential Conveyancing in and around the West Midlands and Warwickshire. Laura graduated from Nottingham Law School in 2016 before undertaking the Diploma in Conveyancing Law and Practice in 2017 and obtaining her Conveyancing Licence.
Laura has previously worked in high street firms and has obtained a great deal of experience in sales, purchases and transfers of equity as well as dealing with lease extensions and unregistered land.
Leoni Gee | Chartered Legal Executive
Leoni Gee is a Chartered Legal Executive with over 10 years’ professional experience in Residential Conveyancing gained in and around the West Midlands area. After advancing in the legal industry for over a decade, Leoni began her professional studies on a part time basis. Leoni is now a fully qualified Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives.
Leoni has gained a great deal of experience in sales and purchases over her career at city centre, national, international, and high street firms. Leoni has also dealt with transfers of equity, leasehold enfranchisement and newbuild sales and part exchange transactions.
Faqir Asfundyar Yousaf | Solicitor
Faqir Yousaf LL.M is a litigation and dispute resolution solicitor at CTT Law Ltd. He is also a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb) and an Advocate of the High Court in Pakistan. In his years as an advocate and a legal practitioner across jurisdictions, Faqir has acquired broad experience in both contentious and non-contentious civil and commercial matters, including international arbitration, international corporate governance and corporate and commercial Law.
Faqir graduated from the University of Punjab before moving to the UK where he obtained his master's degree in International Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation from the University of Warwick.
Faqir deploys a forensic analysis of complex issues and a genuine passion for the law to the aid of his clients, helping them to identify and avoid the many pitfalls of litigation at an early stage.
Eamon Sullivan | Solicitor
Eamon Sullivan LLB (Hons) is a litigation and dispute resolution solicitor with experience in a variety of legal matters comprising of both contentious and non-contentious work. This includes civil and commercial litigation, wills, trusts and probate, residential and commercial property, and the negotiation and drafting of contracts and other legal documents.
Eamon graduated from Birmingham City University with honours in 2013 before completing his legal practice course at the University of Law in 2015. Eamon then began his legal career working as a paralegal before qualifying as a solicitor in 2018. Eamon brings a commitment to expanding his legal knowledge and a passion for delivering high quality advice and guidance to his role at CTT Law.
Michael Hughes | Trainee Solicitor
Michael Hughes, LLB (Hons), LL.M is a Trainee Solicitor with experience in trust conveyancing. Michael graduated from The University of Law with honours in 2018 and gained his master’s degree in law the following year before beginning his legal career.
Michael gained specialist knowledge and experience in trusts and conveyancing from time spent working in-house at a pioneering national Trust Corporation. Having completed his academic training, Michael takes up his training contract with CTT Law with an enthusiasm for the law and recognition of the excellence expected of him as the first Trainee Solicitor at the firm.
Irem Shoukat | Trainee Solicitor
Irem Shoukat LLB (Hons) is a Trainee Solicitor within the firms Conveyancing department. Irem graduated from Coventry University with Honours and then went on to successfully complete her Legal Practice course at the University of Law.
Having previously worked at a high street law firm, Irem has obtained a great deal of experience in family and children act matters. She undertook most of her own advocacy, representing clients at the Family Court before District Judges and the Magistrates. Irem is a confident and passionate advocate and is driven by getting the best results for her clients.
Kamaljeet Mahay | Legal Cashier
Dominic Haney | Conveyancing Paralegal
Dominic Haney LLB (Hons) is a Conveyancing Paralegal with experience in trust conveyancing. Dominic graduated from Birmingham City University with honours in 2018 before beginning his legal career.
Having gained specialist knowledge and understanding of trust conveyancing from his time working in-house in the conveyancing department of a leading and well-respected national Trust Corporation, Dominic joins CTT Law with a passion for conveyancing and for the continued development of his conveyancing skills and experience.
Natalija Cerkasova | Conveyancing Paralegal
Natalija Cerkasova, Mag. iur., is a conveyancing paralegal with experience in trust conveyancing and international law. Natalija graduated from Daugavpils University with a master's degree in Law in 2014. Natalija began her career as a practicing lawyer in a foreign jurisdiction where she worked for over 4 years before moving to the UK, where she worked in-house as a conveyancing assistant, progressing to assistant in-house counsel, before joining CTT Law.
Natalija brings her existing experience as a qualified lawyer to her work in the conveyancing department, where she shares the team's passion for personal development and providing a high-quality service.
Emma Bolochowecki | Conveyancing Paralegal
Emma Bolochowecki is a Conveyancing Paralegal with over 10 years experience in Residential Conveyancing. Having worked for over a decade within the residential conveyancing industry, Emma has gained a comprehensive and practical understanding of the conveyancing process.
With a practical, no-nonsense approach, Emma brings her hands-on experience of conveyancing to the firm with a passion to further develop her conveyancing skill and acquire further knowledge of the firm's specialist trust conveyancing work. Emma's commitment to supporting clients through what can often be a stressful time in their lives mirrors the focus on providing a high quality and personal service at CTT Law.