The requirements of UK immigration law can be complex and are constantly changing. Whether you wish to apply for a UK visa or challenge an immigration decision, our immigration barristers combine expert legal advice, with fast response times and a personal and friendly approach.
Richmond Chambers is the only immigration law firm in the UK where every client receives legal advice and representation directly from a specialist immigration barrister.
Our clients include high net worth individuals, business executives, professionals, high profile sportspersons and entertainers, skilled workers, family members of British citizens and settled persons, EEA nationals and their family members, students and individuals seeking to remain in the UK on human rights and international protection grounds.
With years of experience preparing high quality visa applications, representing individuals before the immigration courts and advising solicitors on UK immigration law, our immigration barristers have the expertise and experience to ensure that our clients visa applications and appeals are professionally presented and technically correct.
We recognise that every clients circumstances are unique. Our immigration barristers take time to understand each clients personal requirements and provide tailored immigration law solutions designed to meet each individual clients needs.
We also recognise the emotional and logistical implications of migration. Whilst our immigration barristers pro-actively guide our clients through the complexities of the UK immigration system, making the process as smooth and efficient as possible, we also have established contacts with firms who can assist our clients with issues such as wealth management, education and property searches.
Areas of Expertise
- Tier 1 investor visas
- Tier 1 entrepreneur visas
- Tier 2 skilled worker visas
- Tier 2 ICT visas
- Tier 4 student visas
- Tier 5 temporary worker visas
- Partner and family visas
- EEA nationals and family members
- Short stay visitor visas
- Representative of an overseas business visas
- Persons with UK ancestry
- Human rights and asylum applications
- Indefinite leave to remain applications
- Naturalisation and registration as a British citizen
- Premium and priority visa services
- Administrative review, appeals and judicial review
Recent Successful Cases
Investor Visa for HNW Chinese client
Our immigration barristers assisted a successful property developer from China to obtain entry clearance to the UK in the Tier 1 Investor visa category.
Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa for Russian client
We advised a leading Russian pianist in relation to his application for a Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa, which was approved.
Visa refusal for foreign national spouse overturned
Our immigration barristers represented a citizen of Japan in her appeal proceedings and persuaded an Immigration Judge to accept that her marriage to a British citizen was genuine and subsisting.