An Associate in the firm’s Immigration team Gurjit has extensive experience, advising businesses, individual and family clients in all aspects of UK Immigration. Since qualifying as a solicitor, Gurjit has worked exclusively in this field, allowing him to assist a wide range of clients at various stages of their immigration journey.
Gurjit provides assistance to businesses applying for their sponsor licence and can provide advice on all immigration matters, including sponsor licence applications, use and training of the Sponsor Management System, checking whether employees have the right to work and ensuring Certificates of Sponsorships are issued correctly.
For individuals and families Gurjit advises clients on applying to enter the UK, applying for leave to remain, assisting their indefinite leave to remain application in the UK to finally submitting an application for British citizenship. He can submit entry clearance applications for clients who wish to visit the UK, join their family or who wish to enter the UK under the requirements of the Points Based System. He can assist with any Leave to Remain applications including but not limited to human right applications, spouse and partner visas, investor and entrepreneur visas, Tier 2 visas and student visas as well as submitting EEA applications to the Home Office. Gurjit regularly represents clients in the First-Tier Tribunals and Upper Tribunals across the UK.
Gurjit has a keen interest on Human Rights law and EEA Regulations with a particular focus on Brexit issues.
He is multilingual, being able to converse in English, Punjabi, Hindi and Urdu. Gurjit has established a wide client base and has recently been awarded “One to Watch” Award in 2017 by the Scottish Asian Business Awards.