Akin Palmer LLP - Services

Services for Private Clients


Our immigration lawyers will help you with any problems you may have entering, or settling in the UK. Whether you want to enter the UK to work, to set up your own business, to seek political asylum, to take a university course or to settle with a partner, the best advice is only a phone call away.

We provide legal services in all types of immigration, human rights and asylum matters at all stages including applications to the Home Office. We handle all stages of appeals right from the First-tier Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) up to the European Court of Human Rights. We also deal with Judicial Review applications to the High Court and with immigration detainees in terms of bail applications and/or challenging removal/deportation from the UK.

Upon instructing Akin Palmer LLP to represent you, our clients should expect us to do the following:

  • Provide a full and professional assessment of your case
  • Advise on whether you should consider a different immigration programme or category
  • Strong and weak points of your application
  • Advise on correct list of documents and evidence required
  • Instructing your sponsor, relative, employer or college (if required)
  • Final check of your documents before submission to the Home Office/British Diplomatic Post
  • Drafting representations and cover letters to the Home Office/British Diplomatic Post
  • Working with interpreters (if required)
  • Submission of your application to the Home Office/British Diplomatic Post
  • Correspondence with the Home Office/British Diplomatic Post
  • Keeping you updated by post, E-mail or phone on the progress of your application
  • Any further in-country/out-of-country immigration assistance

Akin Palmer Solicitors is the trading name of Akin Palmer LLP registered in England and Wales (OC345720)
authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA no. 521473).