Recommendations

  • "I very much appreciate your thorough professionalism as well as your expert advice. It was a relief to have you involved"

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  • "A big thank you to you for all your efforts on behalf of our family. Today we can see it has all been worthwhile!"

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  • "Really appreciate your efforts in managing my case - it was a pleasure working with you"

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  • "Thank you so much for all your hard work and assistance"

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  • "Aisha was a great help to me and she managed to get me through this very tough process"

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  • "I do not believe that I ever thanked you for your detailed report and your work on our behalf. That is greatly appreciated"

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  • "Thank you for all your effort and labour towards successfully processing my visa into the UK"

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  • "Well done and thanks for your work on this, which I am sure gave us a much better chance of success"

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  • "Many thanks for all your help and diligence"

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  • "Thanks a million for your amazing help and support"

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  • Amongst the million immigration lawyers I came across during the 9 years journey, you are certainly the best lawyer :)

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Experience

I am an Associate in the Immigration Department and specialise in corporate immigration.

I advise clients on sponsor licence applications, mergers or acquisitions and sponsor licence compliance. My clients are from a variety of sectors such as wealth management, tech, media, charity and faith based.  I also assist with Representative of Overseas Business applications and am a trainer on the subject.. I regularly speak at leading industry events and have been commended by my clients for my timely strategic advice and conscientious approach.

  • I obtained an urgent sponsor licence for a high profile Non-Governmental Organisation;
  • I advised a high profile company facing right to work check scrutiny by the UKVI;
  • I have provided strategic advice to a faith based organisation which had previously been subject to UKVI scrutiny and had many of their employees visas’ refused;
  • I’ve worked with a high profile theatre company to enhance their risk processes and recruitment practices to ensure that it remained compliant with UKVI sponsor duties;
  • I’ve provided in-depth training to various corporate clients and its HR team on sponsoring migrants, implications of Brexit and strategy;
  • I advised a high profile global company of its Tier 2 sponsor obligations pre and post-acquisition and the impact of acquiring subsidiaries;
  • I secured leave to enter for a high profile individual applying under the Representative of Overseas Business category.

Qualifications and career

  • University of Westminster, LLB (Hons)
  • University of London, LLM
  • The College of Law, Bloomsbury, Legal Practice Course
  • Consultant, Emigra Worldwide Ltd
  • Paralegal, Gherson Solicitors
  • Solicitor, Ernst and Young
  • Solicitor, Bates Wells
  • Associate, Bates Wells

Pro bono, memberships, and appointments

  • Member of the Immigration Law Practitioners Association (ILPA)
  • Co-Convener for the ILPA Well-Being Working Group
  • Author, Practical Law Company