As a leading specialist in immigration law, Kayani Legal is proud to offer comprehensive legal services encompassing all areas of immigration, asylum, and human rights. Our immigration lawyers are well-equipped to handle almost all of the applications. It includes business immigration to individual migration.
- Expertise in Immigration Law
- Empathetic Approach to Immigration
- Transparency, Reliability, and Trustworthiness
- London-Based Immigration Specialists
- Tips on Finding an Immigration Lawyer
- How to Find an Immigration Lawyer
- Case and Success Stories
- Frequently Ask Questions
- Why Choose Kayani Legal
Expert Immigration Lawyers
Immigration lawyers at Kayani Legal stay current on the ever-changing immigration laws. We provide the most current and accurate information. Our lawyers are not only knowledgeable, but they are also highly skilled in putting immigration knowledge into practice. We call it an appreciation of the law. Our clients can trust us to analyse their cases and determine the best options.
Empathetic Immigration Solicitors
The process of immigration can be overwhelming and stressful. Therefore, We execute the extra mile. It helps our clients feel supported and informed every step of the way. We provide personalised guidance and answer any questions our clients may have so that they can feel confident in their immigration process. We strive for our clients to obtain legal status as smoothly as possible.
Transparent, Reliable, and Trustworthy Immigration Lawyers
Kayani Legal’s philosophy revolves around transparency, honesty, reliability, and trustworthiness. We are duly authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Our team of immigration lawyers is available to assist with any immigration visa. We specialise in work, family, visitor, citizenship, and settlement applications. We also support you in international sponsorship for businesses and organisations.
London-Based Immigration lawyers Specialists
As London-based immigration solicitors, we have over eight decades of collective experience handling complex immigration cases. We have a proven track record of success in the issues we deal with, including reversing adverse decisions for our clients. Our immigration advisors ensure that appeals and administrative reviews go smoothly, helping our clients achieve the best possible outcome.
How to Find Immigration Lawyers
An immigration lawyer can make a substantial difference.
2. Identify Your Needs:
Determine the immigration help you require, such as visa applications, asylum claims, or appeals. This step will help you narrow down potential lawyers specialising in your specific area of need.
3. Research and Compile a List:
Conduct research online or seek recommendations from friends, family, or colleagues to compile a list of potential immigration lawyers.
4. Check Qualifications and Expertise:
Verify each lawyer’s qualifications, ensuring they are registered with the appropriate professional body, such as the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) in England and Wales. Consider their experience in handling cases similar to yours.
5. Read Client Reviews:
Browse online reviews and testimonials to gain insight into past clients’ experiences with each lawyer on your list.
6. Schedule Consultations:
Arrange initial consultations with your top choices to discuss your case and assess its suitability. Some lawyers may offer a free initial consultation.
7. Compare Fees and Costs:
Inquire about each lawyer’s fees and payment structure. While cost should not be the determining factor, choosing a lawyer who fits your budget is essential.
8. Assess Communication and Availability:
Ensure your chosen lawyer is readily available and responsive to your needs. Effective communication is vital for a successful working relationship.
9. Trust Your Instincts:
Listen to your intuition when making your final decision. Choose a lawyer who makes you feel comfortable and confident in their ability to represent your interests.
Our experienced team of immigration lawyers provide outstanding service and support. Contact us today to discover how we can help with your immigration needs.
Case Studies and Success Stories
Case Study 1: Skilled Healthcare Worker Struggling with Visa Extension
A skilled healthcare worker from a non-EU country approached our immigration lawyers at Kayani Legal, seeking assistance with a visa extension. The applicant had worked in a London hospital for several years, but recent changes to the UK immigration policies put her visa extension at risk.
Challenges: The primary challenge was navigating the new regulations while demonstrating the applicant’s continuous contributions to the UK healthcare system. We also needed to prove her eligibility for the visa extension and financial stability.
Strategies: Our Immigration Lawyers London team gathered evidence of the applicant’s positive impact on the hospital and the local community. We also provided documentation proving her financial stability and compliance with the UK immigration services requirements.
Outcome: Kayani Legal secured a visa extension for the healthcare worker, allowing her to continue providing vital services to the London hospital and the community.
Case Study 2: Start-Up Visa for a Tech Entrepreneur
A tech entrepreneur from South America approached our immigration solicitors at Kayani Legal for assistance obtaining a Start-Up Visa to launch his innovative business in the UK.
Challenges: The applicant needed to develop a robust business plan that demonstrated his start-up’s innovation, scalability, and viability. Furthermore, he had to prove his English language proficiency and obtain an endorsement from an approved endorsing body.
Strategies: Our immigration solicitors in Ilford worked closely with the client to refine his business plan, ensuring it met the Home Office requirements. We also guided him through obtaining an endorsement and assisted in completing the English language requirement.
Outcome: The Start-Up Visa application was approved, allowing the tech entrepreneur to launch his innovative business in the UK, contribute to the local economy, and create new job opportunities.
Case Study 3: Indefinite Leave to Remain for a Family
A family of four, originally from the Middle East, contacted our immigration solicitors at Kayani Legal to help them apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) in the UK. The family lived in the UK for five years under different visa categories.
Challenges: The main challenge was proving that the family met the continuous residence requirement for ILR and ensuring each family member satisfied the individual eligibility criteria.
Strategies: Our immigration lawyers meticulously reviewed the family’s residence history and documentation, verifying their compliance with the continuous residence requirement. We also gathered evidence to support each family member’s eligibility and guided them through the Life in the UK Test and English language requirements.
Outcome: Kayani Legal successfully obtained Indefinite Leave to Remain for the entire family, allowing them to settle permanently in the UK and continue contributing to the community.
Case Study 4: Fiancé Visa Application for a Long-Distance Couple
A British citizen engaged with a non-EU partner sought the assistance of our immigration lawyers at Kayani Legal to help them apply for a Fiancé Visa. The couple had been in a long-distance relationship for several years and wished to marry in the UK.
Challenges: The primary challenge was providing sufficient evidence of their genuine and subsisting relationship. Additionally, they needed to demonstrate that they could financially support themselves without relying on public funds.
Strategies: Our Immigration Lawyers London team worked with the couple to gather a comprehensive set of evidence, including photographs, correspondence, and joint travel records. We also assisted them in meeting the financial requirement by submitting documents proving their income and savings.
Outcome: The Fiancé Visa application was successfully submitted and approved, allowing the couple to unite in the UK and plan their wedding.
Case Study 5: Tier 2 Intra-Company Transfer Visa for a Multinational Company
A multinational company with offices in the UK approached Kayani Legal for assistance in obtaining Tier 2 Intra-Company Transfer Visas for several employees. The company needed to transfer highly skilled staff from overseas offices to their London branch to support a major project.
Challenges: The primary challenge was obtaining Certificates of Sponsorship for each employee and ensuring that their job roles met the Tier 2 Intra-Company Transfer Visa eligibility criteria. Additionally, we had to ensure the applicants met the English language requirement and provide evidence of their professional qualifications.
Strategies: Our Immigration Lawyers London team worked closely with the multinational company to obtain the necessary Certificates of Sponsorship and provided guidance on the eligibility criteria for each job role. We also assisted the employees in gathering evidence of their qualifications and meeting the English language requirement.
Outcome: Kayani Legal successfully obtained Tier 2 Intra-Company Transfer Visas for all employees, enabling them to join the London branch and contribute their expertise to the major project. The company completed the project on time and with the desired results, thanks to the smooth transfer of their skilled staff.
These case studies demonstrate the expertise of Kayani Legal’s immigration solicitors and their ability to navigate the complexities of the UK immigration system successfully. Whether it’s assisting skilled workers, entrepreneurs, families, or multinational companies, our dedicated team is committed to providing personalized and effective UK immigration services to achieve positive outcomes for our clients.
What qualifications should an immigration lawyer have?
- Registered with the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) in England and Wales.
- Relevant legal qualifications, such as a law degree or legal practice course.
- Demonstrated experience in immigration law, including handling cases similar to yours.
How do I find reputable immigration lawyers?
- Seek recommendations from friends, family, or colleagues.
- Conduct online research to find reputable lawyers in your area.
- Read client reviews and testimonials.
- Schedule initial consultations to assess suitability.
How much do immigration lawyers charge?
- Fees can vary depending on the lawyer’s experience and the complexity of your case.
- Some lawyers charge a fixed fee, while others bill hourly.
- Inquire about payment structures and any additional costs during initial consultations.
Can I consult multiple immigration lawyers before choosing one?
- Yes, it is recommended to consult several lawyers to find the best fit.
- Take advantage of initial consultations, which may be offered for free.
- Assess each lawyer’s experience, communication style, and fees before deciding.
What should I expect from immigration lawyers?
- Expert legal advice tailored to your specific immigration needs.
- Clear communication, responsiveness, and availability.
- A transparent fee structure with no hidden costs.
- Professional and empathetic representation throughout the immigration process.
How can I determine if immigration lawyers has experience with cases similar to mine?
- Ask the lawyer about their experience and case history during initial consultations.
- Review their website for information about areas of expertise and case studies.
- Read client testimonials to gain insight into their success in handling similar cases.
What types of immigration cases do Kayani Legal’s immigration lawyers handle?
Our immigration lawyers are experienced in handling various immigration cases, including family visas, work visas, student visas, asylum claims, appeals, and more. We cater to clients in London, Ilford, and across the UK, providing comprehensive UK immigration services tailored to individual needs.
How can I schedule a consultation with Kayani Legal’s immigration solicitors?
To schedule a consultation with our immigration solicitors, visit our website or contact our offices in London or Ilford via phone or email. Our team will be happy to assist you in setting up an appointment at a convenient time.
What is the cost of hiring Kayani Legal’s immigration lawyers?
Our fees are transparent and competitive, with no hidden charges. The cost of hiring our immigration lawyers depends on the complexity of your case and the specific services required. We provide a clear breakdown of our fees at the outset, ensuring you understand the costs and can make an informed decision.
Can Kayani Legal help with my visa application?
Our immigration lawyers can help with various visa applications, including family, work, and student visas. We provide expert guidance and assistance in preparing your application, gathering the necessary documents, and navigating the UK immigration system.
How long does it take to process an immigration application?
The processing time for immigration applications varies depending on the application type, your case’s complexity, and the Home Office’s workload. Our immigration lawyers will provide an estimated timeframe based on your circumstances.
What should I do if my immigration application is refused?
If your immigration application is refused, our immigration solicitors can help you understand why and guide you on the next steps, including submitting an appeal or reapplying with a more vigorous application.
How can I check the status of my immigration application?
You can check the status of your immigration application through the UK government’s online portal or by contacting the Home Office. Our immigration lawyers can also help you monitor your application and provide updates on its progress.
Do I need to take an English language test for my immigration application?
English language proficiency is a requirement for many UK immigration categories, including work visas and Indefinite Leave to Remain. Our immigration solicitors can help you determine whether you need to take an English language test and guide you through the process.
Can Kayani Legal help me with my UK citizenship application?
Yes, our immigration lawyers can assist you in applying for UK citizenship. We will help you understand the eligibility criteria, gather the required documentation, and complete the application process.
What is the difference between Indefinite Leave to Remain and UK citizenship?
Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) grants you the right to live and work in the UK without restrictions, but you do not hold a UK passport or have the right to vote in UK elections. UK citizenship gives you full rights and privileges, including a UK passport and voting rights.
How can I sponsor a family member to join me in the UK?
Our immigration lawyers can help you understand the requirements and process for sponsoring a family member to join you in the UK. We will guide you through the application process, ensuring you meet the criteria and submit a robust application.
Can Kayani Legal help me with an immigration appeal?
Yes, our immigration solicitors have extensive experience in handling immigration appeals. We can help you understand the appeal process, gather the required evidence, and present a solid case to challenge the Home Office’s decision.
Can I switch from one visa category to another while in the UK?
Sometimes, you can switch from one visa category to another in the UK. Our immigration lawyers can help you determine eligibility for a visa switch and guide you through the application process, ensuring all requirements are met, and the necessary documentation is provided.
Can Kayani Legal assist with business immigration matters?
Our immigration solicitors have experience assisting businesses and entrepreneurs with their immigration needs, including Start-Up Visas, Innovator Visas, and Tier 2 Intra-Company Transfer Visas. We provide expert advice and support to help you navigate the complexities of business immigration in the UK.
How can I stay up-to-date with changes to UK immigration laws and policies?
UK immigration laws and policies can change frequently. Our immigration lawyers at Kayani Legal stay up-to-date with the latest developments to provide accurate and relevant advice to our clients. By working with us, you can be confident that you receive the most current information and guidance on immigration matters.
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Why Choose Kayani Legal
Comprehensive Expertise and Experience:
Kayani Legal’s immigration lawyers possess a wealth of knowledge and experience handling various immigration cases. Our expertise extends across multiple categories, including family visas, work visas, student visas, asylum claims, and appeals. Our Immigration Lawyers London team is well-versed in the intricacies of the UK immigration system and stays up-to-date with the latest immigration laws and policies. It ensures our clients receive accurate and relevant advice tailored to their circumstances.
Customized Solutions and Personal Attention:
At Kayani Legal, we recognize that each client’s unique situation requires personalized solutions and dedicated attention. Our immigration solicitors take the time to understand your specific circumstances, goals, and concerns. It enables us to provide customized legal advice and representation that addresses your unique needs. Our commitment to a personalized approach ensures we develop the most effective strategies to secure a positive outcome for your case.
Client-Centric Service and Transparent Communication:
Our primary objective at Kayani Legal is to achieve the best possible outcome for our clients. We provide exceptional service, keeping you informed and involved throughout the process. Our immigration lawyers are always accessible to address your concerns, answer questions, and provide updates on your case’s progress. We believe in building strong, trusting relationships with our clients, essential to achieving successful outcomes in immigration matters.
Transparent and Competitive Pricing:
Kayani Legal offers transparent and competitive pricing for our UK immigration services without hidden fees or surprise costs. We provide a clear breakdown of our prices at the outset, ensuring you understand the costs and can make an informed decision. Our commitment to affordability allows us to deliver top-quality legal services to a diverse range of clients in London, Ilford, and across the UK, regardless of their financial situation.
Proven Track Record and Success Stories:
Our success stories and case studies are a testament to our immigration lawyers’ ability to navigate the challenges of the UK immigration system and secure favourable results for our clients. We have a proven track record of handling various immigration cases, from straightforward applications to more complex scenarios requiring in-depth understanding and innovative strategies. Our consistently high success rate demonstrates our commitment to excellence and our expertise in immigration law.