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Sajjad Shan

In 2002 Sajjad Shan founded Oracle Solicitors. Under his guidance the firm has grown from strength to strength to become a full-service law firm.

Claire Kelly

Claire practises in both civil and criminal litigation and combines clear strategic vision with a practical approach firmly focused on delivering on her clients’ expectations.

Harry Snook

Harry Snook ensure that each of Oracle’s airline clients benefits from a consistently excellent legal service that is as adaptable, responsive, and international as the aviation industry itself.

Jason McKenzie

Jason McKenzie has joined us as a Director, specialising in a range of legal areas including employment, commercial and public sector work.

Ercan Sami

Ercan is an experienced civil litigation lawyer and since joining the company in 2017 he has continued to show the dedication and hard work to put him in the position he finds himself in today.

Sinja Hensel

Sinja is a German qualified lawyer and studied Law at the Georg-August University in Göttingen with a focus on criminal law.

Ronald Sempebwa

Ronald Sempebwa is a highly experienced lawyer with over 18 years’ experience, his career has seen him work for both in the public sector representing public bodies, local and central government as well as the private sector.

Zoë Cornelissen

Zoe has been working as an In-House Counsel (Barrister) in the Aviation Department at Oracle Solicitors since May 2021.

Hardavinder Singh Mondair

Hardavinder is an experienced solicitor who retains a wide-ranging practice, regularly being instructed in matters including complex fraud, drugs supply, serious violence and motoring offences.

Kumsal Kaleli

Kumsal is dual qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales and as an attorney-at-law in Turkey. She has been practising since 2013.

Enrico Brancato

Enrico Brancato is a young lawyer who graduated in October 2018 from the University of Catania.

Gianpaolo Mandolese

Gianpaolo is an Italian qualified lawyer with over 15 years of experience in Civil Law throughout the Campania region.

Veronica Peluso

Veronica Peluso is a senior lawyer within Oracle’s Aviation Department, she hold over 7 years of experience in Civil law with a focus on insurance law, banking law, corporate law, family law and contract law.

Manuela Danza

Manuela is an Italian qualified lawyer specializing in Civil law and law regarding new emerging technologies and innovation.

Mevlüt Çataldere

Mevlüt Çataldere is a highly experienced senior aviation lawyer, who has been practising in Tourism and Aviation Law since 1999.

Fabio Kruppa

Fabio is a qualified German lawyer, he completed his legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt am Main/Hessen.

Ozlem Yagiz

Özlem joined Oracle Solicitors as a German qualified lawyer in July 2020 working as an aviation lawyer.

Astrid Schrader

Astrid is a German lawyer. She studied law in Frankfurt am Main and completed her legal traineeship at the District Court of Wiesbaden.

Eva Lisanza

Eva is a legal advisor in our German team, she is meticulous, with an eye for detail.

Anna Barone

Anna is a qualified Italian lawyer, with a vast experience in both civil and criminal law.

Kai Sammer

Kai is a German-speaking Trainee Solicitor, graduated from Kingston University with an LLB in Law and later an LLM in Legal Practice from the University of Westminster.

Kevin McKeown

Kevin is graduated from Nottingham Trent University in 2018 with an Honours Degree in Law.

Michele Iovino

Michele is a Trainee Lawyer, based at our Naples Office with a considerable experience in Family Law.

Pietro Montesarchio

Pietro joined Oracle in December 2021 as a trainee lawyer. He graduated in law at the University of Federico II in Naples with a focus on music copyright.

Daniel McVarnock

Daniel graduated from The University of Lincoln in 2017 with an Honours Degree in Law.


Ancia’s principal cases are specialised in EU261/2004 Claims, involving delayed or cancelled flights in jurisdiction of England and Wales and Northern Ireland.

Lucy Lovelock

Lucy is a paralegal for the aviation department based in Frankfurt am Main. She completed her LLB at City University of London in 2020.

Kristi Vako

Kristi is employed by Oracle in the firm’s Frankfurt office, where he supports the Oracle team in aviation and passenger law.  

Dilan Ercan

Dilan is a Paralegal, she has been studying law at Johannes-Gutenberg- University in Mainz and now at Goethe University in Frankfurt.

Nicolae Ghiba

Nicolae is studying law at the Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität in Mainz. He is currently completing the first terms of his studies. He joined Oracle in September 2020.

Sarah Wißmann

Sarah is a Paralegal based at our Frankfurt am Main office. She is currently completing a specialisation in constitutional and administrative law as well as public regulation law at the Goethe University.

Nikolina Begovic

Nikolina Begovic joined Oracle Solicitors in December 2020. She finished her LLB Bachelor of Laws study in 2016 at Bosnia and Herzegowina University.

Ben Lockyer

Ben is the business development manager for the firm. He has years of experience building relationships with commercial partners.

Alessio Pellegrini

Alessio, with the Marketing team, strives to help colleagues excel with client care, while also keeping the firm ‘on the pulse’ regarding the most critical issues affecting our clients’ lives.

Janine Goodall

Janine has several years Business Administration experience in other industries including Regional Administration for a nationwide company, overseeing several different locations.

Martin Thompson

Martin joined Oracle Solicitors in August 2011 as a Personal Injury Paralegal. Prior to joining the firm, he worked for a foodservice distributor and obtained qualifications in Art, Graphic Design and Website Design.

James Morgan

James graduated from Swansea University with a degree in Geography in 2019, and interned at a flood geo-mapping start-up before finding his way to Oracle.

Patrizia Giorgino

Patrizia is the head of HR at the firm since December 2021, she graduated in foreign languages and literatures at University L’Orientale in Naples.

Giovanna Coccorese

Giovanna is the HR Administrator with responsibility for the identification, selection, and recruitment of legal staff at Oracle Solicitors in Italy.

Modesta Vitkauskiene

Modesta’s duties include assisting the Fee Earners and liaising with clients, including communicating with Lithuanian clients in their own Lithuanian language.

Dominika Szot

Dominika works at Oracle as a Legal Administrator and supports the office based in Frankfurt am Main.

Thy Vi Jahn

Thy Vi is a legal administrator, based at our office in Frankfurt am Main since October 2020. Her previous role was a personal assistant in a wealth consulting company.

Büsra Yagiz

Büsra works as a legal administrator in the Frankfurt am Main office.

Renata Morzynska

Renata is a legal administrator and she has years of experience as an effective manager (MBA at ESCP Business School Berlin), in implementing and developing sales strategies and ideas.

Qusay Zaitouni

Qusay is a legal secretary based at our office in Frankfurt am Main since August 2020.