London’s Leading UK Immigration Solicitors
Our UK Immigration Solicitors & Barristers are regularly in the media.
Our UK immigration lawyers have the best record of delivering successful UK visa and immigration applications by guiding clients through the complex UK immigration rules. We combine our expert knowledge of immigration law with the practical experience of making sponsorship licence applications, immigration visa applications and immigration tribunal appeals to ensure successful outcomes (see our client reviews page to see some of our successful UK Visa applications for yourself).
UK Visas & Immigration Law Firm | LEXLAW Solicitors & Barristers
Our Immigration Team lawyers are London’s leading experts in UK Immigration Law. We are regularly featured in international print and broadcast media providing legal advice, research points and commentary on the UK Immigration Rules and policy.
We have leading legal expertise in every area of UK immigration law and focus on the Points Based System, Certificates of Sponsorship, Work Permits, Visa Extensions, Spouse Visas and Appeals.
Business Immigration Solicitors & Barristers in London
Personal Immigration Solicitors & Barristers in London
Middle Temple, London | Centre of Excellence for Legal Advice
We are based in professional chambers in Middle Temple, one of four Inns of Court that are centres of excellence for legal advice located in London.
We provide a personalised approach tailored to the individual needs of our clients. We are able to understand our client’s needs and also advise clients of the potential setbacks they may face in making an application or mounting an appeal and together devise a strategy to obtain a successful outcome.
We regularly assist UK businesses/employers in successfully obtaining Certificates of Sponsorship (previously known as work permits), Sole Representative visas and Business Visitor visas. We have a dedicated business immigration department dealing specifically with High Net Worth Clients, who need legal assistance and advice in applying for and then complying with Tier 1 Investor Visa and Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa requirements.
Our expert immigration legal team provide a bespoke immigration solution for any situation. We can deal with any UK immigration matter from visa applications to legal challenges such as contentious immigration cases involving bail, detention and deportation or complex refusal appeals. Our immigration team in the City of London deals daily with the Home Office and UK Embassies both in making visa applications and in managing legal appeals against their decisions at all levels.
Immigration Advice from Qualified Solicitors (not OISC caseworkers)
We are a bona fide UK law firm with qualified UK lawyers (solicitors and barristers), unlike Home Office registered OISC immigration businesses. OISC businesses usually operate without qualified UK lawyers and instead use low-skilled caseworkers who are not trained and not required to work to the professional standards expected of qualified solicitors or barristers.
OISC businesses are therefore not traditional law firms, whereas we are fully authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) as a UK Solicitors law firm. As a result we operate under strict codes of conduct and regulation and always act in the strictest confidence and in our client’s best interests. OISC firms on the other hand have no professional duties akin to those of solicitors or barristers and anyone can become an OISC adviser without any legal qualifications.
We constantly hear from new clients (who need to appeal failed Visa applications) about their experience of bad advice and visa application refusals as a result of poor working practices at OISC firms (see multiple media reports from the BBC, Telegraph, Daily Mail, Mirror or Google’s news service for ‘OISC Immigration‘ for more information).
All of our cases are handled by qualified immigration solicitors or immigration barristers from the outset when it matters the most. We are a leading City of London law firm with a track record of immigration application and immigration appeal success (just read through our client review pages). You can be completely assured that by using qualified lawyers in a professionally regulated law firm your immigration matter is in safe hands and that the best strategy for your case will always be adopted resulting in increased prospects of a successful application and avoidance of appeals.
Successful results | Our clients’ reviews
We welcome feedback from our immigration clients. Below are the latest three reviews (more testimonials are available on our UK visa & immigration success page):
We had a great experience working with Lexlaw, they were very helpful every step of the way and extremely thorough in their approach when providing feedback to ensure we had a perfect compilation of supporting documents for our spouse visa application. We are delighted to say our journey has been successful, thanks to Lexlaw we can now start our life together in the UK.
Dear Anu and Manpreet, It was a pleasure assisting you both in preparing Manpreet's spouse visa application and we are pleased with the successful result. We would be happy to assist you again in the future. Best regards,the Lexlaw Immigration Team.
GS got her passport with her marriage visa today. We are delighted.Thanks for all your assistance in helping us secure this.
Thank you for your kind comments. It was a great pleasure assisting you with your application and we are very pleased we were able to assist you in successfully obtaining your UK Fiance visa. We look forward to building our relationship and working with you in the future. Kind regards, LEXLAW ImmigrationTeam.
Thanks again for the most amazing News of all time. We're still over the moon.
We are pleased with the successful outcome of your appeal. It was a pleasure assisting you and we wish you the best of luck for the future. LEXLAW Immigration Team.
Call our UK Immigration Lawyers
If you would like our immigration team based in Middle Temple, London to consider your immigration matter and provide you with expert advice, just click here to fill out our contact form so we can get in touch to book a meeting for you. Alternatively call our Immigration Team on ☎ 02071830570 to get in touch with us. We provide a high quality and bespoke private immigration advice service to our clients.
December 08 2016
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