Our Team

Ajmal Mian

Founding Partner

Mr Mian qualified as a solicitor in 1980 and established Mian & Co in 1983. Mr Mian comes from an esteemed legal background. His father was a Barrister, called to the Bar at Lincoln’s Inn in 1961.

Mr Mian has decades of experience in all aspects of Criminal proceedings. He is a Solicitor-Advocate with Higher Rights of Audience allowing him to represent clients in the Crown Court. He is also one of the few solicitors in Birmingham to have completed the Bar’s Forensic Accounting course.

Mr Mian has always taken a keen interest in training the next generation of criminal solicitors, and many leading criminal solicitors in Birmingham were trained by him. He estimates that more than 100 lawyers have qualified as solicitors or accredited police station representatives under his training, and that no other solicitor has trained more criminal lawyers in Birmingham or the Midlands.

Tanweer Mian

Managing Partner

Mrs Mian is the managing partner at Mian & Co and also the firm’s Compliance Officer for Legal Practice. She qualified as a solicitor in 1983 and is a Duty Solicitor and Police Station Representative with a wide array of experience in all aspects of Criminal proceedings.

Shanaz Begum


Mrs Begum is a solicitor with Higher Rights of Audience. She is a Duty Solicitor with comprehensive trial experience, as well as a Police Station Representative.

Adil Khan


Mr Khan is a Duty Solicitor and Police Station Representative. He advises clients at the Police Station and appears before Courts and Tribunals across the country on a daily basis, and has a focus on serious organised crime/fraud and complex criminal cases. Mr Khan is also the Prison Law Supervisor and represents clients before the Parole Board and adjudication hearings at prisons across the UK.

Gill Morris


Mrs Morris is a highly-experienced clerk specialising in the preparation of serious cases in the Crown Court. She works closely with some of the top criminal barristers in the country to advise clients charged with the most serious criminal offences.

Michelle Kemp

Practice Manager

Ms Kemp is the Practice Manage and an integral part of the management team. Her responsibilities cover the general running of the office dealing with financial management, billing, HR, property management, and regulatory compliance.

Mian & Co is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. SRA ID 52188.


We aim to give clients the best possible service. However, if at any point you become unhappy or concerned about the service we provided then you should inform us immediately, so that we can do our best to resolve the problem.

Our complaints procedure
If you have a complaint, contact our Managing Partner, Mrs Tanweer Mian, with the details.



Mian & Co is a specialist Criminal Defence firm established in Birmingham city centre in 1983. We offer a complete service from advising clients in the police station, to representation in proceedings in the Magistrates Court, Crown Court, and Appeal Courts.

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Gazette Building, 160-178 Corporation Street, Birmingham B4 6TF
Phone: 0121 684 8000
Email: mians@btinternet.com
Web: https://www.miansolicitors.co.uk


621 Walsall Road, Great Barr, Birmingham B42 1EH
Phone: 0121 684 8000
Email: mians@btinternet.com
Web: https://www.miansolicitors.co.uk