Visas

We provide our clients with honest and straightforward advisory and legal service regarding all issues with UK immigration.

 

Our UK Immigration Visa services include:

  • Visiting and family Visa application
  • Marriage Visa application
  • Student Visa application
  • Point base (Tier) Visa application
  • Interview preparation
  • Visa refusal appeals
  • Training

 

You may want to see here:  Visit (General) Visa Student Visa | Marriage VisaTier (Point Based) Visas | UK Visa Refusal Appeals

 

Immigration Appeal.

We can give you the best chance to win your appeal when you are refused a visa.

We understand a notification of visa refusal is often a confusing and stressful time for the applicant. We have expert immigration lawyers who will represent and support you throughout the journey.

Law and Visas is a leading immigration firm located in Nigeria and in the United Kingdom. We have the finest advocates so you can be rest assured that you will be getting value for money and we are determined to win your appeal.

I have received been refused a Visa. What do I do next?

The UKBA will have provided you with a notification of refusal.

We offer a FREE appraisal service (10mins). After speaking to us, we will invite you to our office for a more detailed review of your case. In this session, we will devise an appeal strategy to win your case.

We will give you a firm quote for your case. We will only charge you for the amount of work we will do. Our quote is cheap and straightforward. There are no hidden fees or charges.

We will give you an idea of how long the appeal will take to resolve at the First Tier Tribunal – Immigration and Asylum.

We will give you detailed information about your prospects of success at an Immigration Appeal, ie how likely it is you will be successful;

In brief the process is this: we will notify you of

(a) Advice on what the next best option is;
(b) Your chances of success on appeal;
(c) The overall costs that our appeal lawyers will charge;
(d) How long it will all take; and
(e) What documents you might need.

 

How our Immigration Lawyers win Immigration appeals.

We ensure that every point in the refusal letter is answered in the Immigration Appeal, through a careful collection of evidence, analysis of case law and collection of witnesses and robust case strategy. We do not leave any stone unturned, and we will not take any chances.

We always comply with directions sent by the First Tier Tribunal – Asylum and Immigration. This immigration court will usually ask that all documents are sent to them 5 days before the hearing.   We work with all court directions and meet the required deadlines.

Our UK Immigration Appeal Services

We provide the following services to our Immigration appeal clients.

1. Take your case over with Immigration tribunal called the Immigration and Asylum Chamber – First and Upper Tiers) and Home Office .

2. Conduct full preparation and advice on all documents needed; and

3. Provide robust advice in preparation of the appeal; and

4. Prepare full witness statements; and

5. Fully briefing our specialist and experienced lawyers;

 6. Presenting your case to the Immigration court

 7. Prepare skeleton argument; and

 8. Comply with all court directions; and

 9. Get you and your witnesses (if any) ready for hearing; and

10. We tune our strategy to win your case

11. If the appeal is successful, we will support you so you can get the visa originally applied for is stamped on your passport as soon as possible; and

 12. On very rare occasion, if appeal unsuccessful advising you on next steps, further appeals, merits and costs.

 

UK Marriage VISA

Do you want to join your spouse in the UK? We can provide you with excellent advisory service to make this a reality. We will advise you on what application best suit your case, and device a robust application strategy.  We strongly advise our clients to contact us first before putting in their application to UKBA, as appeal of refusal can be lengthy and costly. Prevention is often better than cure. Let us help you prepare your visa application to give you the best chance of making your application a success. We have a 95% success rate. We will advise you on the documents you need and how to meet the eligibility requirements for your visa.

Attending Visa Interview

Marriage Visa applicant are often required to come for an interview with the clearance officer at the British High Commission. This process can be stressful and intense. In 99% of cases the outcome of your visa application is based on the success of this interview. We often advise our clients to book an Interview advisory session with one of our immigration lawyers. To ensure you are fully prepared and ready. See Interview advisory section.
 

I have been refused a marriage visa what do I do..?

We can put forward a strong appeal to overturn your visa refusal. Just contact us and we will be here to help you. We will put your appeal application forward in a manner that shows your case in the strongest light. Read our immigration appeal page for more information.

Aspects of marriage visa include:

  • Civil partnership
  • UK Unmarried Partners / De Facto Visa applications
  • Fiancée Visa

Contact us for successful UK Marriage Visa applications

Our team of experienced and professionally qualified immigration lawyers will  guide you through the process step by step and limit the possibility of refusal by complying with the strict letter of the law. Please always call us for a free telephone consultation.

Law and Visas
info@lawandvisas.com

Plot 334, Adeyemo Akapo Street,
Omole Phase 1,
Ikeja - Lagos

08181547085

 

UK Family Visa:

Parents and Grandparents

UK immigration rules allow for British national or somebody with indefinite leave to remain ILR to sponsor their parents or grandparents to settle in the United Kingdom. This visa is especially important and attractive because if successful, applicant  will allow for instant indefinite leave to remain or indefinite leave to enter the United Kingdom.

The requirements for this application are stringent and relatively complex. We have the expertise to help you with this visa application.  

Children

Under UK immigration law a parent can bring a child who is not a British to the United Kingdom if they have are British national or have indefinite leave to remain ILR. The requirements for this visa are stringent. Our team of lawyers can help you with your visa application.

 Contact us for successful family Visa applications

Our team of experienced and professionally qualified immigration lawyers will  guide you through the process step by step and limit the possibility of refusal by complying with the strict letter of the law. Please always call us for a free telephone consultation.

Law and Visas
info@lawandvisas.com

Plot 334, Adeyemo Akapo Street,
Omole Phase 1,
Ikeja - Lagos

08181547085

 

UK Visiting Visa.

Are you going to the UK on a family or tourist visit? Our expert immigration lawyer can help you process your visa application and help you with your interview presentation. A family member settled in the UK could sponsor your visit.

 

We can help you prepare your application and make sure that you meet all the requirements of the relevant Immigration Rules. We will ensure that we check all documentary evidence needed for your application thereby leading to a successful application and avoiding refusal or unnecessary expense of re-submitting your application to the Home Office.

Going for interview

If you have been requested to come to the British High commission for an interview following a visa application, this is because the UKBA and clearance officer cannot decide your application on paper. In 99% of cases the outcome of your visa application is based on the success of this interview. We often advise our clients to book an Interview advisory section with one of our immigration lawyers. Thus the onus is on you to prove that you are a worthy candidate to be granted a visa.  The clearance officers are trained expert in questioning and interrogating.  Interview with a clearance officer can be technical and daunting. We strongly advise visa applicants to contact us and come for a coaching and preparation session with one of our immigration experts to help you with your interview. We offer this service at a very low cost. If you do not convince the clearance officer, your visa application will be refused. 

I am refused visiting Visa what do I do?

We can put forward a strong appeal to overturn your visa refusal. Just contact us and we will be here to help you. We will put your appeal application in a manner that shows your case in the strongest light. Read our immigration appeal page for more information.

Ancestry Visa

British Ancestry Visa is a UK Visa which allows a Commonwealth citizen to immigrate to the UK with the freedom to live and work in Britain on the basis of their ancestral ties to the United Kingdom. Our team can assist you with your visa application and queries. Contact us, for assessment whether you are eligible for this visa.

Business Visa

You can apply for UK Business Visa if you wish to come to the UK for business purposes.

A Business Visitor Visa is suitable if:

  • You’re attending a meeting or conference in the UK
  • You need to sign contracts in the UK
  • If you’re part of a film crew or religious group
  • You’re working in the tourism industry as a translator or tour operator in the UK
  • You’re conducting a site visit in the UK
  • If you’re an academic visitor to the UK
  • You’re delivering goods in the UK
  • You work in IT or company infrastructure in the UK

 

UK Academic Visit Visa

Immigration rule allows applicant to apply for an Academic Visit Visa if you wish to come to the UK to undertake certain academic activities such as conducting research or take part in an exchange programme. Our team can assist you with your Academic Visit Visa application and queries. Contact us, for assessment whether you are eligible for this visa.

UK Entertainment Visit Visa

You can apply for UK Entertainment Visit Visa if you want to come to the UK as an entertainer, or if you work in the film or in theatre, either as an actor or behind the scenes worker. Our team can assist you with your visa application and queries. Contact us, for assessment whether you are eligible for this visa.

UK Sports Visa

You can apply for a Sports Visa if you want to come to the UK to take part in particular sporting events, sports tournaments, competitions and sports events, including charity events. Our team can assist you with your visa application and queries.  Contact us, for assessment whether you are eligible for this visa.

 

Private Medical Treatment Visitors

We can help you to get a visiting Visa if you seek to go to the UK for private medical treatment. We are able to liaise directly with your hospital to ensure the correct documentation is received by the immigration authorities on your behalf. Contact us, for assessment whether you are eligible for this visa.

 

Contact us for successful family Visa applications

Our team of experienced and professionally qualified immigration lawyers will  guide you through the process step by step and limit the possibility of refusal by complying with the strict letter of the law. Please always call us for a free telephone consultation.

Law and Visas
info@lawandvisas.com

Plot 334, Adeyemo Akapo Street,
Omole Phase 1,
Ikeja - Lagos

08181547085

 

Point Based Visa System.

This is the list of point based UK Visa applications.

  • Tier 1 (General)
  • Tier 1 (Entrepreneur)
  • Tier 1 (Investor)
  • Tier 1 (Post-study work)
  • Tier 1 (Exceptional talent)
  • Tier 2 (General)
  • Tier 2 (Intra company transfer)
  • Tier 2 (Sportsperson)
  • Tier 2 (Minister of religion)
  • Tier 4 (General)
  • Tier 4 (Student Visa)
  • Tier 4 (Child)
  • Tier 5 (Temporary worker - Creative and sporting)
  • Tier 5 (Temporary worker - Religious worker)
  • Tier 5 (Temporary worker - Charity worker)
  • Tier 5 (Temporary worker - International agreement)
  • Tier 5 (Temporary worker - Government authorised exchange)
  • Tier 5 (Youth mobility scheme)

Please contact us for an assessment on whether you meet the point score to apply for work, study or settle in the UK

 

Student Visa

If you have secured a place in a UK accredited University or college, you may be eligible to get a student visa to study in the UK provided you meet certain criteria. Contact our expect immigration lawyers to present your applications for you.

We can help you prepare your application and make sure that you meet all the requirements of the relevant Immigration Rules. We will ensure that well check all documentary evidence needed for your application thereby leading to a successful application and avoiding refusal or unnecessary expense of re submitting your application to the Home Office.

Going for interview.

If you have been requested to come to the British High commission for an interview following a visa application, this is because the UKBA and clearance officer cannot decide your application on paper. Thus the onus is on you to prove that you are a worthy candidate to be granted a visa.  The clearance officers are trained expert in questioning and interrogating.  Interview with a clearance officer can be daunting and technical. We strongly advise applicants to contact us and come for a coaching and preparation section with one of our immigration experts to help you with your interview. We offer this service at a very low cost. If you do not convince the clearance officer, your visa application will be refused. 

The Tier 1 UK Entrepreneur Visa

The Tier 1 UK Entrepreneur Visa category is for business persons who want set up a business in the UK or join and invest into an existing business. In order for your visa application to be successful you must meet a certain criteria. Contact us, for assessment whether you are eligible for this visa.

Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa

If you are an internationally recognised as world leaders or potential world-leading talent, in the fields of science and the arts and you wish to work in the UK, you can apply for Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa. Contact us, for assessment whether you are eligible for this visa.

The Tier 1 Investor Visa

The Tier 1 Investor Visa is applicable to someone who wishes to make a substantial investment in the UK. You do not have to have a job offer.  In order for a Tier 1 Investor Visa application to be successful a certain criteria has to be met. Contact us, for assessment whether you are eligible for this visa.

Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur

The UK government has A new route has been introduced which allows graduates to extend their stay in the UK, after graduation, so they can establish businesses

Tier 2 Minister of Religion

The visa category is for people who want to start employment or a role within their religious communities in the UK.

The various positions they can undertake include:

• Acting as ministers of religion;
• Acting as missionaries; or
• Acting as members of religious orders.

Contact us, for assessment whether you are eligible for this visa. Also Contact us for successful Points-Based Visa applications

 

Indefinite Leave to Remain

Even from Nigeria, you can apply for Settlement Visas or otherwise known as Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR). This means you will be free from travel restrictions and immigration control. Under immigration rule, there are few applications for indefinite leave to remain visas that can be processed from outside the UK. i.e Nigeria.    If you or your family have lived in the UK legally for a certain period of time, usually between two and five years, or If you have your family have lived in the UK for a long period, we can help you with Indefinite to Leave and Settlement applications.

Our team of experienced and professionally qualified immigration lawyers will  guide you through the process step by step and limit the possibility of refusal by complying with the strict letter of the law. Please always call us for a free telephone consultation.

 

Law and Visas
info@lawandvisas.com

Plot 334, Adeyemo Akapo Street,
Omole Phase 1,
Ikeja - Lagos

08181547085

 

 

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