Kalem graduated from Northumbria University in 2019 with a First-Class Masters in Law Degree (MLAW) which incorporated the Legal Practice Course. Kalem went onto complete his training contract at a respected general practice firm in Sunderland, where he had previously worked as a paralegal during his studies, before qualifying as a solicitor in the summer of 2021.


Throughout his training, Kalem gained experience in the areas of Property, Wills and Trusts but found early in his career a passion for Family Law. Over the past two years, Kalem has dealt with a broad range of family law matters, including divorce and financial work alongside child law and cases of domestic abuse.

Kalem is a committed, hardworking family lawyer and is dedicated to achieving the best possible outcome for his clients.

Outside of work

Kalem is from a small coastal town and enjoys spending time with his family at weekends or competing in his local 5-a-side football league. During the summer months, Kalem is a keen hiker and recently completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge.