Immigration

Stateless Person

Stateless Person Who is stateless? Paragraph 401 of the Immigration Rules adopts the definition of the 1954 Convention. A stateless person is defined as a “person who is not considered as a national by any State under the operation of…

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Bail And Detention

Bail And Detention   If you have been detained by the UK Border Agency or under the Immigration Rules and if you have been in a removal centre or prison for a period of at least 7 days, you will…

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Claiming Asylum and the Asylum application process

Claiming Asylum and the Asylum application process   The definition of refugee for the purpose of the Refugee Convention is contained in Article 1(A)(2), as applied by the 1967 protocol. A Refugee is a person who, owing to a well-founded fear of being persecuted for…

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Business Immigration

Business Immigration Whether you are looking to work, set up a business in the UK or bring company personnel here, UK business immigration is governed by complex criteria set out by the Home Office. Understanding the options available and getting…

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EEA Family Permits & Residence Cards

The EEA Family Permit and Residence Cards scheme will be superseded after Brexit by a new scheme, the details of which can be found here. What are they? EEA Family Permit and Residence Cards are for non-EEA nationals who are looking…

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International Adoption

International Adoption   International adoptions are highly complex and it is essential that you seek specialist advice before considering adopting a child from abroad. We can advise in relation to cross-border recognition of adoption orders and our experienced immigration team…

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International Surrogacy

International Surrogacy   International surrogacy is a fast-growing area, and increasingly popular for couples resident in the UK who are unable to find a surrogate mother in this country. However, it is important for prospective parents looking abroad to understand…

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Immigration Appeals

Immigration Appeals   Having an immigration application refused can be disappointing, frustrating and stressful. We realise that it can tear families apart. The thought of challenging the decision can be daunting and the process can be confusing. Obtaining legal advice…

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EEA Permanent Residence Card

EEA Permanent Residence Card The EEA Family Permit and Residence Cards scheme will be superseded after Brexit by a new scheme, the details of which can be found here. What is it? Non-EEA family members of qualifying EEA nationals who have…

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