MUKHTIAR SINGH

Employment and Commercial Barrister

Profile

Mukhtiar is a barrister at a Garden Court Chambers and focusses his practice on tackling social injustice and inequalities in the workplace and beyond. He enjoys a broad employment and commercial practice with a strong client base in London and Kent. He has particular interest and experience in cases involving whistleblowing; discrimination; and business and commercial ethics.

Prior to successfully commencing pupillage in October 2012, Mukhtiar completed his Law degree and Bar qualifications whilst working full-time. Mukhtiar had various part-time jobs during primary and secondary education and then enjoyed nearly 25 years’ full-time employment since leaving school aged 16.

Mukhtiar now enjoys a wide-ranging employment and commercial practice with a strong client base in London and Kent. He is in a somewhat rare position of having established his practice almost entirely through recommendations. He is known for his determination to obtain the best outcome for his clients, reassuring manner and pragmatic outlook. He accepts direct public access instructions.

Employment

Since 2017, Mukhtiar has been recommended in Chambers UK Bar Guide for his employment work. His depth of knowledge in all areas of employment law, coupled with his previous experience in employment relations, enables him to provide sound advice and practical solutions. He has a particular interest in discrimination and whistleblowing cases.

Commercial

Mukhtiar's commercial practice includes contract; insolvency; professional negligence; and company and partnership law. Large parts of his commercial practice overlap with employment disputes, particularly restraint of trade, confidential information and director/shareholder disputes.

 

Recommendations

“Brilliant. He was really knowledgeable. He cared about the case and was really dedicated.”

Client Feedback - [2019]

“Excellent client care and fantastic advocacy.”

Client Feedback - [2019]

“He is extremely thorough, well prepared, hard-working and thinks outside the box. He is very commercially minded and really takes care of the client”

Client Feedback - [2018]

“A patient and tactically astute fighter who is respected by judges. His client care is fantastic”

Chambers UK Bar Guide - [2018]

“Sources praise him for his personable nature and his ability to handle a diverse range of clients.”

Chambers UK Bar Guide - [2017]