Why do I need an immigration solicitor in Southwark?
If you live in or near Southwark or London, and you are making an application to migrate to or settle in the UK, the assistance of a legal professional who is well versed in immigration law can do wonders.
With some of the best immigration lawyers Southwark has to offer, we are in a great position to offer you the support and advice you need to make a successful application. Whatever your immigration need, we can help. We offer advice sessions, full application services, and appeal representation to suit a range of needs and requirements. Having this kind of legal representation means that your application will be completed and structured in a way that meets Home Office requirements. This is important, as UK immigration law is stringent and strict, and making mistakes or misformatting an application can mean it is denied without a refund. As a result, hiring a lawyer greatly increases your chances of getting it right the first time.
Whether you want to join your British spouse in the UK, or you need help sponsoring a foreign worker to take on a role at your business, our immigration lawyers in Southwark, London can assist you. Call us on 020 4502 8582 to find out more.
Do your Southwark immigration lawyers offer remote services?
Our team offers our full range of services remotely, including via telephone, Skype, or other online tool. As part of these services, we can contact you at a time, and through a medium that suits you.
This means that, wherever you are in the UK, we will be able to help you. We can provide you with one-off advice, whether that be on a specific enquiry or type of visa application (for example if you know you want to apply for a work visa to take on a role in the UK), or you simply want to know about your options.
We can also provide remote application services, where one of our Southwark immigration caseworkers will communicate with you over email and telephone while they organise your case. They will then complete and submit your application forms and scanned supporting evidence via and online application process, on your behalf.
Can you help me join my spouse in the UK?
Our Southwark immigration solicitors can assist you if you are looking to apply for a Spouse Visa in the UK.
To be eligible for this route, you must:
- Be married to a British citizen or person with UK settlement status
- Have an income of at least £18,600 per year (combined with your partner)
- Be able to pass the ‘genuine relationship test’
- Meet the Spouse Visa English language requirements
- Be planning on living with your British/settled spouse once you get to the UK
- Meet the other Spouse Visa eligibility requirements
If you meet these requirements, we can pair you with an immigration lawyer who is experienced in making applications on behalf of clients under this Family Visa route.
As part of our complete Spouse Visa application package, your lawyer will work closely with you to devise a plan of action for your application, based on your circumstances. They will then work with you to compile all your supporting evidence. This can include helping you source documents you may not have access to; submitting Subject Access Data Requests (SADRs) on your behalf, if required. They will also write a detailed Letter of Representation to accompany your application, which they will complete and submit on your behalf. Once they have done this, they will stay in contact with the UKVI until a decision has been reached, which they will inform you of immediately.
Can your immigration lawyers in Southwark help me hire foreign workers?
Our immigration lawyers in London can help you if you are a business owner, employer, recruiter, or HR professional who is looking for information about hiring foreign workers.
We can provide corporate assessments, to determine whether your business is eligible to recruit from outside the EEA, and advise you on how to meet the requirements if it is not currently possible.
We can also assist you in applying for a Sponsor Licence – which you need in order to offer jobs to non-EEA people.
As well as this, our corporate immigration lawyers in London and Southwark can assist you with the following:
- Sponsoring one or multiple Tier 2 or Tier 5 Work Visas
- Assigning Certificates of Sponsorship to prospective employees
- Properly using the Sponsor Management System
- Being prepared for a visit from Home Office official
- Continuing to meet your Sponsorship Licence duties
- Meeting all the requirements for advertising and offering jobs to foreign workers
Call us on 020 4502 8582 or leave an enquiry to find out more about or corporate Southwark immigration advice services.