The UK’s immigration system is complex and ever-changing, yet it is an essential foundation for living, working, and running a business here.
Whether you are an individual or an organisation, we can help you to navigate the complexities. Our award-winning Immigration team has a wealth of knowledge and experience across the breadth of UK immigration law. We assist both corporate and private clients with all aspects of their immigration journey, from initial applications through to settlement and British citizenship. You’ll receive practical advice at each stage of the process, delivered with emotional intelligence, commercial astuteness and discretion. We achieve exceptional results for our clients through our extensive contacts throughout the Immigration Authorities in the UK and with the British Diplomatic Posts around the world.
We are highly ranked in the leading UK legal directories and regularly provide training for in-house lawyers, HR professionals, and other immigration practitioners.
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Swiss/UK secondments – the basics
A short guide to the key requirements to second workers from Switzerland to the UK and from the UK to Switzerland.
The Times quotes Kelvin Tanner on new scale up visas
"It is difficult to see how the scale-up route would be a more attractive option for an employer than the skilled worker route.”
Could the UK’s Life Sciences Vision be restricted by its Immigration Policy?
We explore some of the visa options that may be open to businesses in the sector and their relative pros and cons.
Brexit: Implications for Immigration
Find out what you need to know about what Brexit means for you, your workers and your organisation.
Is the UK open for business? A discussion with the Home Office
We hosted an immigration webinar with the policymakers from the Home Office.
Relocating to the UK – Post Tier 1 (Investor)
The UK government closed the Tier 1 Investor visa route with immediate effect on 17 February 2022.
Homes for Ukraine – A new visa from the UK Housing Department
New Global Mobility visa route – coming Spring 2022
A new Global Business Mobility visa route is launching in the Spring of 2022.
Summary of corporate immigration changes 2022
The Home Office has announced a raft of business immigration changes which will affect employers and workers alike.
The talent gap, recruitment and retention issues
Employers continue to struggle attracting and retaining talent in a market rife with labour shortages and widely-reported pay pressures.
UK scraps the Investor visa
New Employer and Landlord Digital ID Checks – A Good IDea?
The Frontier Worker Permit
The UK's Immigration System Opens Up to Overseas Care Workers
Employers will be able to sponsor care workers and home carers under the Skilled Worker (Health and Care visa) category.
Record success for Charles Russell Speechlys’ Private Wealth practice in Chambers HNW 2021 directory
We are delighted to have once again been recognised as a leader in our field in the Chambers High Net Worth 2021 Guide.
Changes to Right to Work Checks from 1 July 2021
EEA citizens and their family members are required to evidence immigration status in the UK, in the same way as other foreign nationals.
Changes to Right to Rent Checks from 1 July 2021
Following the UK’s departure from the EU, the right to rent checks grace period of six months will end on 30 June.
Post-Brexit business visitors and working in France, Germany, Spain and the UK
Watch the final session in a series of webinars on post-Brexit mobility.
Sponsor Licence Compliance: Key considerations
Watch our fourth in a series of webinars on post-Brexit mobility.
The UK’s New Skilled Worker & Intra-Company Visa Routes
Watch our third in a series of webinars on post-Brexit mobility.