Experience

I joined Bates Wells in January 2019. Having spent over a year as a Paralegal at Kingsley Napley, I worked on a wide range of immigration matters, spanning both corporate and personal. I now supports the Corporate Immigration team at Bates Wells, mainly with sponsor licence applications, sponsor licence compliance and applications under Tiers 2 and 5.

  • Assisting with urgent sponsor licence applications and transfer of migrants under TUPE arrangements
  • Preparing Tier 2 and Tier 5 applications
  • Assisting with complex advice on illegal working, sponsor licence compliance and civil penalties
  • Assisting with providing strategic immigration advice to a religious organisation
  • Conducting in-depth legal research
  • Drafting letters of advice
  • Receiving potential new client calls

Qualifications and career

  • Hockerill Anglo-European College, International Baccalaureate (2011-2013)
  • University of Bristol, LLB (Hons) Law with Study in Continental Europe (2013-2017)
  • University of Granada, Year Abroad studying Spanish Law (2015-2016)
  • Corporate Immigration Paralegal, Kingsley Napley LLP (2017-2018)
  • Joined Bates Wells as a Paralegal (2019)
  • Senior Paralegal, July 2019

Pro bono, memberships, and appointments

  • Member of the Immigration Law Practitioners Association
  • Former member of the Human Rights Law Clinic, University of Bristol