New head at BINDLA

Masons partner Arun Singh has been appointed chairman of the newly-formed British Indian Lawyers Association (BINDLA). Singh said: “BINDLA is the first stage to developing mutually beneficial ties between the legal profession in Great Britain and that of India.” Additional appointments to BINDLA include Sujata Sharma of Kvaerner as vice-chairman and Abdul Hafezi of Vizards as secretary. Lawyers wishing to become members of BINDLA should contact Mark Beattie of Davies Arnold Cooper on 0171 936 2222.