Do I need an immigration lawyer in St James’s?
Whether you are applying for a UK Visa, British Citizenship, or even making an asylum claim, it’s highly recommended that you seek the help of a professional immigration lawyer. This is because the UK immigration system is complex, and it currently undergoing many changes as the Brexit transition period comes to an end.
Our lawyers in St James’s have a vast knowledge of immigration law and are up to date with all of the latest changes. As well as this, they have decades of experience in the field and have been successful in helping thousands of clients with their immigration issues.
If you choose to hire one of our lawyers in St James’s, you will be assigned a caseworker who will dedicate their time to assisting you. Our solicitors in St James’s offer a number of different services, but you can be sure that you will get the best service possible as each of their services are bespoke and tailored to your specific immigration needs.
For more information about how our lawyers in St James’s can help you, don’t hesitate to get in touch today on 0333 305 9375.
Am I eligible to become a British Citizen?
Becoming a British Citizen is the ultimate goal for many people who would like to make the UK their permanent home. There are various routes to citizenship including citizenship by marriage, birth, descent and naturalistation. Your eligibility will depend on which route you are applying under.
For those born outside of the UK, naturalisation is the most common route to British Citizenship. To be eligible you must:
- Be over the age of 18
- Have spent at least 5 years living in the UK
- Have held Indefinite Leave to Remain status for at least 12 months
- Demonstrate your knowledge of the English language at level B1 CEFR or above
- Pass the Life in the UK test
- Have not breached any immigration rules
- meet the good character requirement
If you’re unsure whether you meet the requirements for British Citizenship, our lawyers in St James’s can assess your eligibility, get in touch with them today on 0333 305 9375.
When you become a British Citizen you will have the rights of any other UK citizen. This means that you will be able to live, work and study in the UK free of immigration restrictions. You will also be able to access public funds if you meet the requirements for them.
As well as this you will be able to apply for a UK passport to travel in and out of the UK freely and can register to vote in all UK elections.
Of course, you don’t have to be in St James’s to get the help of our lawyers, this is because they also offer all of their services remotely.
Whether your in the UK, or on the other side of the world, our lawyers can still help you. They also offer appointments over the phone or via Skype call.
To book an appointment today simply call 0333 305 9375.