UK Immigration From January 2021 – What to Consider Now and How to Prepare
The new Points Based Immigration System to be introduced on 1 January 2021 - what should you consider and what should you do now?
Looking ahead: considerations for EU nationals and their families and employers, plus the EU Settlement Scheme - what is the current position?
Recognising the impact of Covid-19 on UK immigration.
Partners Sacha Schoenfeld and Jane Mann will lead this Q&A style webinar, with associates and Adèle Standard and Yawar Abbas.
If you are responsible for your international workforce, for employee mobility or people resourcing into the UK, this webinar will provide you with insight into the steps to take now for your people and your business.
We do hope you can join us.
Sacha is head of our immigration team and has been practising immigration law for over 20 years. She specialises in all aspects of UK business immigration and nationality law as well as the laws governing EU free movement and she supervises the work done by all members of the immigration team. Sacha has particular expertise in the Points Based System, including sponsoring migrants under the Points Based System, entrepreneurs and investors, as well as discretionary applications.
Jane is a partner in the pre-eminent employment and HRLaw team at Fox Williams and is considered one of the sector's top experts in representing both senior executives and employers, providing guidance to Boards and the C-suite. She is a member of the firm’s Partnership Board. Jane has been consecutively ranked by the key independent guides to UK law firms as a ‘leading individual’, in Chambers and Partners and in Legal 500, who also recognised her in their 2018 inaugural Hall of Fame.
Adèle has extensive experience advising both businesses and individuals on all aspects of business immigration, including sponsor licences, prevention of illegal working and applications under the Points Based System, having advised on over 750 immigration applications. She routinely works with business clients from start-ups to FTSE 100-listed companies, and also undertakes personal immigration work including nationality advice and applications under the EEA Regulations. As a member of the Fox Williams immigration team Adèle also assists with closely related aspects of mainstream employment law including policies, secondments and contracts.
Yawar advises both businesses and individuals on a range of immigration and nationality issues. He regularly advises listed companies, multinationals, SMEs, start-ups, small businesses and education sector clients on their business immigration needs. This includes obtaining sponsor licenses, management of the sponsorship system, assisting with all compliance duties, prevention of illegal working, and conducting audits to obtaining the relevant work authorization for their employees. He also provides advice on all applications under the Points Based System and advises private individuals, both European and non-European nationals, on all aspects of UK immigration and nationality law.