Head of Immigration, Jobs, London

Head of Immigration - London

up to £50 000 - Immigration Law - Solicitors
Ref: 708 Date Posted: Wednesday 26 Jul 2017

Immigration– Head of Department – 3+ years

London NW7
up to £50k

Our Client, an established but young ambitious firm, is looking for an Immigration Solicitor with 3+ years' post-qualification experience.

As Immigration Head of Department you will initially be a sole Immigration Solicitor in the office and play a key role in promoting and growing the department including:

  • immigration, asylum and nationality matters
  • Points-Based System Tier 1 applications
  • Tier 2 sponsor licence application
  • complex applications and appeals pursuant to the Immigration Rules, EEA Regulations
  • LGBT asylum claims

You will be able to run your own files but will also have the support of a Paralegal, who is currently engaged in building the work, and secretarial support.

This is a new role within a new branch of this Firm and so the successful Candidate will be expected to business develop and grow the work and team.  It will advise private clients on the full spectrum of immigration matters.

You will be from a rated immigration team and have a proven track record in profile raising and business development activities.  Good contacts and/or a part following are desirable but not essential.

Enthusiasm, drive and an entrepreneurial outlook are very important, as is a strong academic background.


If you would like to learn more about this opportunity or other opportunities in the market then contact Francesca Butcher at francesca@lrlegalrecruitment.co.uk or call for a confidential discussion on 020 3771 9647.

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