We can assist you with all aspects of immigration law. This includes any problems concerning visiting, working, studying, settling or conducting business in the UK.
SJS Solicitors is an accredited member of the Law Society’s Immigration & Asylum Accreditation Scheme. This is awarded to firms who have an extremely thorough understanding of the UK's immigration and asylum laws. SJS Solicitors are proud to hold Level 2 membership, and our Principal Solicitor, Mrs. Sukul, holds supervisor status with over 17 years of experience fighting for her client's immigration rights. SJS Solicitors have been accredited since January 2006.
We are fully aware of the fact that the United Kingdom immigration laws are ever changing and can be very complex. It is therefore essential that you consult us for specalist legal advice before making any application that concerns any aspect of immigration law and the UK.
We can help you to apply for a Discretionary Leave and private life Visas, which, if successful would allow you to continue to reside in the UK.
There are certain criteria which you must fulfil to be successful in this category. The meaning of private life comes from Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR).
It is the right to respect for one’s private and family life his home and his correspondence. SJS Solicitors have been accredited by the Law Society at both a Level 2 and a Supervisor Level for Immigration and Asylum cases and as such are very well placed to give your application the highest chance for success.
The private life category comes under the Home Office’s immigration rule r276 ADE(1) and allows an applicant to regularise their stay in the UK by way of an application on the grounds of private life, under long residence where part of their residence may or may not have been lawful.
As a guideline, generally to be successful in an application under by satisfying rule 276 ADE (1) requires the applicant to satisfy the following:
In addition, there is the suitability requirements under Appendix FM at section S-SLTR to be satisfied. Such requirements must be fulfilled in order to enable your application to succeed. When SJS Solicitors submit these applications on behalf of our clients we always ensure that in each and every case that all potential and available evidence is properly sought, pursued, obtained, and assessed before any application is submitted to the Home Office. Your application is prepared comprehensively by our immigration team and you are assisted through the entire application process.
Our Fees for this type of visa are fixed at £1875 + VAT, this includes our consultancy fee of £125 + VAT, which includes a 45 minute meeting with our Principal Solicitor where we discuss the details of your case, and allow you to decide if you would like to proceed with instructing our firm, if you decide not to, only the consultancy fee is payable. Our fees do not include any Home Office fees or disbursements which have to be paid separately.
Our consultancy fee includes:
If you are considering applying for this type of visa and currently reside outside the UK, we urge you to contact our firm by following this link or telephone us on +442086754436 so that we can help ensure that your application is a success.
If you reside within the UK, we recommend that you book a consultancy meeting with us by following this link so that we can discuss your application face to face.