• Expert advice on corporate immigration law

    Navigating corporate immigration law can be vital for the success of a business, but is also a highly challenging area. At Branch Austin McCormick, our corporate immigration lawyers take the time to understand the needs of each client and their business so they can provide clear and comprehensive legal advice on every relevant aspect of corporate immigration law in the UK.

    As a leading corporate immigration law firm, we are experienced in assisting with all matters of immigration proceedings from routine applications to complex cases. We ensure that every case is handled in such a way as to ensure that clients are kept informed at each stage of what can be a complicated process.

  • What corporate immigration law services does Branch Austin McCormick provide?

    Our expert corporate immigration lawyers offer a wide range of immigration law services including:

    • Sponsor Licence applications;
    • Skilled Worker (Tier 2) visas;
    • Start Up visas;
    • Innovator visas;
    • Global Talent visas;
    • Sole Representative visas;
    • Tier 1 Investor visas;
    • Tier 1 Entrepreneur visas;
    • complex case planning
  • Who can we help?

    Our corporate immigration lawyers can help if you are:

    • A business owner in the UK who employs (or intends to) employ migrant workers
    • An individual looking to start a business or invest in the UK
    • An individual who wants to work in the UK
    • A business wanting to set up a branch or subsidiary in the UK
  • Can you help with post-Brexit related issues?

    Immigration laws in the post-Brexit era continue to create uncertainty. We understand that for businesses employing individuals from the EU or EU nationals running businesses in the UK the changes in the post-Brexit era are convoluted. Our corporate immigration lawyers can assess your business and advise you on the best way forward to continue to grow your business in the UK following Brexit.

  • How can we assist HR departments?

    In complex cases, a company’s HR department may require the services of an expert corporate immigration lawyer to smooth through any visa applications and help iron out any difficulties which may arise. Some of the corporate immigration legal services we provide to HR departments include:

    • undertaking work eligibility assessments;
    • hiring and retaining staff from around the world;
    • managing reputational risk;
    • mitigating against criminal or civil penalties;
    • reducing employment proceedings.
  • What are our clients’ nationalities?

    In an increasingly interconnected world of business, clients, both private and corporate, seek our help and expertise from all across the globe. Our clients hail from all over the world including from EU countries, the United States, Canada, Australia, Africa, India, Russia and the CIS states, the Middle East, China and a number of other nations.

  • What sets us apart?

    If our extensive experience in the area has taught us one thing, it’s that every case is different and needs to be handled accordingly. As such, Branch Austin McCormick’s immigration team takes the time to speak to you on an initial call about your individual case circumstances — free of charge — to understand what your case relates to, its strengths, weaknesses and the practical steps we can take to overcome those weaknesses. We then provide an agreement to carry out your work with a fixed fee payable until a certain point in your application (usually a decision by the Home Office or relevant adjudicator).

    Once instructed, we deliver a streamlined and partner-led service, building our team around your individual circumstances and adhering to your time frames. Our cases are managed from inception to outcome with clear and concise steps to ultimately provide you with a seamless experience to ensure that your case is resolved efficiently.

    Our fees are reasonable and do not change once they are agreed with you.

  • Why choose Branch Austin McCormick for your company’s corporate immigration requirements?

    The two main reasons to choose Branch Austin McCormick to handle your business’s corporate immigration requirements are our comprehensive experience in the field and our superior client care.

    Firstly, our team of highly skilled corporate immigration lawyers are dedicated to assisting you in relation to all aspects of corporate immigration law, whether you represent a small start-up or a large corporation. We understand that successfully managing the corporate immigration process can be integral to the success of your company and, as such, we know how vital it is that you feel comfortable, supported and have trust in your legal advisors.

    Though we know that every case is different our extensive experience in the area of corporate immigration has allowed us to tailor our range of services in such a way as to directly meet the requirements of our corporate clients, removing much of the hassle from the immigration process. These include:

    • free initial consultations;
    • reasonable fixed fees agreements;
    • advice on the merits or prudent alternative options;
    • a high rate of success of applications at first instance;
    • assistance to all sizes of business, from start-ups to large entities, to handle their immigration needs;
    • end-to-end case management of your retainer with the firm.

    Secondly, being a boutique law firm allows us to provide a higher level of client care whether we are representing a multi-national or a family-run business. We pride ourselves on delivering personable, valuable and flexible commercial legal services, always taking the time to get to know our clients and understanding their needs before delivering a tailor-made solution to their problems. We ensure that you feel confident in our abilities at all times no
    matter the complexity of the case.

    Our expert legal advice and case management are provided to our clients within a reasonable fixed fee structure.