Tim has experience of the full range of corporate immigration processes. He regularly provides advice on Tier 2 applications including Tier 2 Sponsor Licence applications for start-ups to global organisations. He carries out on-site audits of clients' associated HR processes and advises on right to work issues and prevention of illegal working with a view to obtaining and retaining A-rated Sponsor Licence status.
Tim has also developed a specialism for Tier 1 (Investor) and Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) applications and frequently works alongside the firm's corporate department establishing UK companies and structuring compliant investments. A further key aspect of his practice is advising on all types of personal immigration including applications for family members in a UK and European free movement context (often involving a human rights element) as well as applications to naturalise and register as a British citizen.
Tim assists with providing coordinated global immigration advice using the firm's own offices in countries such as India, Singapore, Dubai, Qatar, China and Hong Kong. He also routinely works alongside many local correspondent firms, especially in the US.
Tim has been described in Legal 500 as "very good", "recommended" and "one to watch".