Individual Immigration


JL Solicitors can help you with all aspects of immigration, nationality and asylum law.  Examples of services for individuals with immigration issues or problems include the following:

  • General advice whatever your immigration status in the United Kingdom (for you to know your legal rights and obligations)
  • Applications for Further/Limited/Discretionary Leave to Remain or Indefinite Leave to Remain (settlement)
  • Appeals or Reviews of negative decisions in any category
  • Judicial Review applications
  • Asylum Claims (legal aid available, subject to assessment)
  • Refugee Family Reunion applications
  • Indefinite Leave to Remain applications as victims of Domestic Violence (legal aid available, subject to assessment)
  • Visa/Leave to Remain extension applications whatever your current immigration status in the United Kingdom
  • Overstayers with no legal right to be in the UK who wish to discuss their options
  • Spouse or Same Sex Partner applications (Entry Clearance, Extension or Indefinite Leave to Remain)
  • Entry Clearance for family members to visit the United Kingdom
  • Applications for dependent Elderly Parents or other family members to settle in the United Kingdom, whether for Entry Clearance or if they are already in the United Kingdom
  • Human Rights Applications such as Article 3 and Article 8 applications under the European Convention on Human Rights
  • European Economic Area (EEA)/European Union nationals/citizens who wish to apply for a Registration Certificate, Residence Card, Family Permit or for Permanent Residency (settlement) in the United Kingdom
  • EEA or non-EEA family member applications
  • Nationals/citizens of ‘Accession States’ who wish to register under the Worker Registration Scheme, or apply for a Family Member Residence Stamp
  • Naturalisation/Registration (British citizenship) applications
  • Nationality issues such as the nationality of your child if you are not a British citizen or if your child was born abroad
  • Detention and/or Bail issues and applications
  • Removal or Deportation issues
  • All types of Managed Migration issues and applications under the new Points Based System:
    • Tier 1: Highly Skilled Workers (Tier 1 General); Entrepreneurs; Investors; Post-Study Workers
    • Tier 2: Sponsored Skilled Workers with a Job Offer: Work Permits (Bulgarian and Romanian nationals only); Skilled Worker (Tier 2 General); Minister of Religion; Sportsperson; Intra-Company Transfer
    • Tier 3: Not implemented
    • Tier 4: Students: Child Student, Child Visitor, Adult Student, Student Visitor, Prospective Student
    • Tier 5: Temporary Workers: Creative and Sporting; Charity Workers; Religious Workers; Government Authorised Exchange; International Agreement; Youth Mobility Scheme

Whatever your immigration, nationality or asylum law problem, please contact us for an appointment.  For more information about JL Solicitors, appointments and costs, please see our About section.