Judicial Review

Ensure you have the greatest chance of a successful ruling with our Judicial Review Package

If you have made an application to the Home Office and it has been refused, you might be able to appeal that decision.

Whilst it is not possible to appeal against every refusal, it may be possible to seek an Administrative or Judicial Review of that decision. Judicial Review is the procedure by which you can seek to challenge the decision, action or failure to act of a public body exercising a public law function.

Appeals and reviews of decisions made by the Home Office can be complex and seeking the advice and assistance of an immigration specialist and advocate is highly recommended. Here at the Immigration Advice Service, we offer a service designed to advise and practically assist you with any appeal or review. We can advise as to the merits of your case as well as lodging an appeal and representing you at a hearing. Our highly qualified immigration lawyers are accredited by the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) and have a wealth of experience in successfully arguing points of procedure and law before the First Tier and Upper Tribunal of the Immigration and Asylum Chamber.

FAQs

What is the appeal process?

Our Appeal Package provides a comprehensive service in which we would undertake and manage the entire process for you.

In our Appeal Package, one of our lawyers will:

  • take detailed instructions from you about your situation;
  • discuss the appeal requirements of the UK Immigration Rules and how they are relevant to your case;
  • provide you with detailed advice on the merits of appealing against the refusal;
  • complete and lodge all the required appeal forms to a professional standard;
  • develop a detailed and comprehensive document bundle for the court outlining the details and merits of your appeal in chronological order, and why it should be accepted;
  • expertly represent you at the full hearing before the tribunal, and liaise with the appellate authorities for the duration of your appeal.

What is a Judicial Review?

A Judicial Review is the name given to a court proceeding, in which a judge agrees to review the validity of your entry clearance decision.

Judicial Reviews are therefore a type of appeal, but they differ to other appeals in that they question and challenge how the final decision has been reached rather than if the decision itself is right or wrong.

How can IAS help?

Our Appeals and Judicial Review packages include the following services:

  • Direct access to an immigration lawyer
  • Direct access to an experienced advocate
  • A detailed assessment of the merits of your appeal or review
  • Legal advice & prospects of success confirmed in writing
  • Preparing & lodging your appeal or review
  • Representation at a hearing before the Immigration & Asylum Tribunal
  • Full discretion & client confidentiality
  • Expert legal advice at a price you can afford

Please contact us to find out more about the services we can offer you.

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