Immigration & Asylum Law
We can advise and act for individuals on the full spectrum of issues.
If you are helping family move to the UK or wishing to employ foreign nationals, immigration can be a long and difficult process.
Our dedicated team of Immigration & Asylum lawyers understand the complexities of cross-border movement and, whether for personal or business purposes, can help navigate the journey while avoiding any potential pitfalls along the way.
From UK Visa applications to helping you source, attract and retain top talent, our decades of experience working with government bodies throughout the world ensures a smooth and stress free process.
We facilitate with all areas of international relocations and transfers including:
Applying for and maintaining a sponsor licence
Sponsoring foreign workers and international migrants
Recruiting international staff and transferring workers to the UK
Immigration & Visa Compliance
Right to Work checks
Setting up a UK branch or subsidiary and transferring staff
Business visitor rules
Brexit advice for employers and employees
Civil Penalties & Illegal Working investigations
Training on immigration law and compliance
Home Office investigations and audits
Applying for a UK Visa for your family can be extremely stressful. Our team regularly advise on a very broad range of personal immigration matters and have in-depth knowledge of the systems and procedures to ensure that your application is processed with minimal fuss.
We can help with:
Partner, Spouse & Fiancé(e) Visas
Children & Dependent Family Member Visas
Free Movement of EEA Nationals and Family Members and Registration Under EU Settlement Scheme
Tier 4 Student Visas
Worker Visas & Sponsorship
UK Ancestry Visas
British Citizenship (Naturalisation & Registration)
Appeals to First Tier & Upper Tribunal (Immigration & Asylum Chamber)
Judicial Review of Home Office Decisions
If you are a foreign investor or entrepreneur considering relocation to or expansion within the UK, working alongside our Corporate Finance, Tax, Technology & Private Client teams, our immigration lawyers can advise you on all personal immigration and visa matters including:
Relocation to the UK (For investment or business start-up purposes)
Tier 1 Investor Visas (For those wishing to invest in new or existing businesses in the UK)
International Protection in the UK
Support for Innovators and Entrepreneurs (The Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa has been replaced by the Innovator Visa, offering entrepreneurs and experienced professionals a low capital investment option if starting a business in the UK)
Start-up Visas (For individuals wishing to set up their first business in the UK. Open to graduates and non-graduates who can demonstrate high potential with no need for investment funds)
Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa (For individuals with ‘Exceptional Talent and Exceptional Promise’)
British Citizenship & Naturalisation
Complex Family Immigration (Including Adoption & Surrogacy)