A working knowledge of immigration law and practice has never been so important to independent schools as today.
Tier 4 Immigration Specialists
Tom Brett Young advises corporate clients on every aspect of UK immigration law, and as well as immigration applications made by individuals across Points-Based System immigration categories, EEA free movement, and discretionary applications.
Tom is an active member of the Immigration Law Practitioners' Association, and is regularly invited to speak on UK immigration and deliver training on business immigration for fellow immigration practitioners, lawyers of other disciplines, and corporate clients.
Matthew Burgess continues to provide unique insight and expertise in all aspects of Tier 4 immigration, ranging from sponsor compliance, applications and renewals, pupil visa applications and dealing with UKVI and the Home Office. Formerly General Secretary of the Independent Schools Council, and now a consultant to the firm, Matthew led the independent sector’s engagement with the Home Office on the introduction of the points based system of immigration.
Our education sector immigration lawyers provide comprehensive coverage of all topics relevant to independent schools, including:
We keep our clients updated on the latest developments in immigration law through our Schools Law Brief and OnStream. We run practical immigration training seminars which can be tailored to your circumstances and delivered on site to help you comply with your reporting and compliance duties. And we have developed bespoke Tier 4 guidance packs for independent schools to improve successful visa application rates.
VWV's education practice enjoys a stellar reputation in the market as a one-stop shop.