Bates Wells Immigration Lawyers Recognised in Who’s Who Legal

We are delighted to announce that Philip Trott and Chetal Patel have both been cited for their Corporate Immigration expertise by Who’s Who Legal.


Following an extensive research process, those recognised in this prestigious publication are acknowledged for their exceptional work in advising clients on a range of matters including visa applications, corporate immigration strategy, regulatory matters and much more.

Philip Trott, Partner in our Immigration team, has been recognised as a Global Elite Thought Leader in England. These are individuals who have received the highest number of nominations from peers, corporate counsel and other market sources. This accolade means that Philip is viewed as an outstanding practitioner and one of the leading figures in his field. In his Who’s Who entry Philip is also described as “an immigration legend” as well as a “guru in this area”.

We are also pleased to report that Chetal Patel, Partner in our Immigration team, has been recognised as a Who’s Who Legal Future Leader in Corporate Immigration. These individuals are praised for their expertise in a range of immigration law matters across multiple jurisdictions, such as visa and citizen applications and global immigration programmes. Chetal has been described as a “very high-profile” lawyer who has ranked prominently in this year’s research.

Click here to find out more about the Global Thought Leaders, and here for the list of Future Leaders.

This information is necessarily of a general nature and doesn’t constitute legal advice. This is not a substitute for formal legal advice, given in the context of full information under an engagement with Bates Wells.

All content on this page is correct as of February 26, 2019.