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Hi, I'm Lea and I have reviewed your query.
Did she claim to be a solicitor in the UK? Did she actually attend hearings with you in this country or in Pakistan?
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So she lied in order to obtain money from you?
Or does she actually have her own law firm in Pakistan? Did you check? What is the name of it? What is her name?
She's not untouchable, you could report her to the police for taking money under false pretences, as that is a crime. She's almost certainly not a solicitor in Pakistan, and if she is still studying law here in the UK then she's not a solicitor here either. Plus, if she was qualified overseas, she would be able to do a transfer test to practice here in the UK. I think she has scammed you - which is fraudulent behaviour. I doubt she is qualified anywhere.
I think that your option to get your money back, given you are both in the UK, is to apply via the small claims court.
The following link tells you step by step what you need to do: https://www.gov.uk/make-court-claim-for-money
Can I clarify anything for you?
I think you should do both - they are separate proceedings. Report her to the police and let them investigate and in the meantime make an application for your money back.
You don't need a solicitor to go to court - lots of people deal with small claims court by themselves.