- 2005 - 2006: Cardiff University, Bar Vocational Course (Very Competent)
- 2002 - 2005: University of the West of England, LLB (Hons) Law, 2:1
Kalpna Joined chambers in 2019, she has over a decade’s experience in law developing a broad civil practice with a wealth of experience in all types of interim, final and enforcement hearings in the County Court. Kalpna has particular experience in civil litigation accepting instructions in personal injury, RTA, credit hire, landlord and tenant, personal insolvency, winding up petitions, contentious possession claims for major financial institutions and commercial and contractual disputes.
Kalpna is developing a family practice to encompass a broad range of financial remedies and Private Law children matters. Kalpna is frequently instructed in all matters involving contested hearings surrounding contact and residence such as specific issue orders, prohibited steps orders, multi day fact finding hearings involving allegations of domestic violence and final hearings. She has managed to secure positive results which in turn have led to repeated instructions from clients.
Kalpna also accepts instructions in Immigration and has represented a number of clients in successful appeals before the Immigration Tribunal.
Kalpna hopes to broaden her practice to encompass inquests and regulatory proceedings.
Kalpna has been commended by clients for her approachable and empathetic demeanour, thorough preparation and effective advocacy. She is driven to secure the best possible outcome for her clients and has been described as ‘tenacious in cross -examination’.
Kalpna is fluent in Gujarati and conversational Hindi.
In her spare time, Kalpna enjoys travelling, cuisine and baking.