Immigration Law

Our Immigration team specialists provide our clients with up to date advice on the ever changing UK Immigration laws.

The team are experienced in the ever changing world of immigration law and provide advice on immigration, asylum for both British and European Nationals.

Brexit has created a cloud of uncertainty around immigration law and the impact it will have going forward – we are here to help you understand what has changed and how you can plan or prepare. Meet with one of our specialist immigration lawyers to fully understand what you may need to do.

Our immigration legal services:

UK visas

Family members or dependants visas 

Family route visa applications

Sponsor licence

European Citizens

Settlement

Naturalisation as a British Citizen

Priority services

Covid-19 Home Office Official Guidance 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) factsheet – visa customers outside of the UK 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) factsheet – guidance for sponsors

Coronavirus (COVID-19) factsheet – visa holders and short-term residents in the UK

New Immigration System 2020:

On 28th January 2020 the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) published its report to the Home Secretary on a points-based immigration system. The government is currently considering the report’s recommendations before setting out further details on the UK’s future immigration system.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/migration-advisory-committee-mac-report-points-based-system-and-salary-thresholds

If you would like to be kept up to date as the New Immigration System is developed and takes shape sign up for regular updates.

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Brexit impact on Immigration

Immigration Rules: Leave to enter or stay in the UK 

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EU employer toolkit >

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Reopening of UK Visa Application Centres Worldwide

Many clients are eagerly awaiting the reopening of the Visa Application Centres worldwide, to submit their applications, or for their applications to proceed. It seems that more and more centres are reopening as we move into a more progressive stage of relaxing social...

New International Travel Measures

New International Travel Measures - to include 14 day quarantine on arrival in the UK. The government will be introducing a series of measures to help keep transmission numbers of the virus from International arrivals as low as possible. The measures will include; 1....

Holiday, Notice and Redundancy During Furlough – Things to Consider

Whilst the furlough scheme has been well received, many businesses are now looking ahead to what the future looks like and some may need to implement cost-cutting measures, including redundancies or asking staff to take annual leave to address a downturn in work....

Employment Law Update – May 2020

We are pleased to provide you with the Herrington Carmichael employment law update for May 2020. This is a key note summary of some of the main developments in employment law in the last month. 1. Legislation On 6th April 2020, a number of statutory changes came into...

Tier 2, 4 & 5 Visa Applicants

The government has announced new guidance on allowing Tier 2 & 5 workers as well as Tier 4 Students to begin their work or studies before the application has been decided. Due to the current pandemic processing ability and times have become unknown. This measure...

Visas extended for frontline workers

Doctors, nurses and paramedics with visas due to expire before 1 October 2020 will have them automatically extended for one year so that they can focus on further assisting the nation's recovery from the coronavirus. The extension to NHS visas will be automatic, there...

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Clients of Herrington Carmichael LLP ‘always receive a consistently high level of service’ from the immigration team, which is praised for its ‘excellent knowledge of immigration law and the procedures and processes behind it, ensuring that all avenues are considered so as to mitigate against any risks’. The practice has cultivated a firm following among employers nationwide, who regularly instruct the firm on licence application compliance, Brexit-related immigration issues, and ongoing compliance with sponsor duties and recruitment of migrant workers, among other matters.

- Legal 500, 2019

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Our pricing guides are for standard services and may be subject to increases where an individual case requires non-standard services. All prices are in Sterling (£) and VAT will be charged on top of the price at the applicable rate.

Price estimates for all other services are calculated once we know more about your individual case.  Contact us for more information.

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We are solicitors in Camberley, Wokingham and London. In 2019, Herrington Carmichael won ‘Property Law Firm of the Year’ at the Thames Valley Business Magazines Property Awards, ‘Best Medium Sized Business’ at the Surrey Heath Business Awards and we were named IR Global’s ‘Member of the Year’. We are ranked as a Leading Firm 2020 by Legal 500 and Alistair McArthur is ranked in Chambers 2020.

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