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Specialist Work Visas

Specialist work visas in the UK

The UK immigration system is very complicated as there are many visa routes available to choose from when you are considering relocating to the UK to live and work, however, not every single route will be suitable to you and your circumstances. It is therefore imperative to receive the right advice and assistance from experienced immigration lawyers.

Our Freeths Immigration team has decades of experience navigating around the UK immigration system. The team is therefore well suited to understand your matter and provide you with the relevant advice and options available to you so that you can make the right choice for you.

If you are an overseas national considering living and working in the UK, you may be eligible to apply for one of the specialist work visas. Those are:

At Freeths, we understand that relocating to a new job and a new country is stressful and time-consuming. We would therefore be happy to manage your immigration matters and deal with the necessary processes to ensure successful visa applications, for you and your family.

We are responsive, practical, and understanding of your situation so we would always advise you on all the options available to you. Our extensive experience advising individuals on work visa routes is imperative to ensuring that you choose the right option for you and your family.

If you require legal assistance or would just like to discuss your situation with one of our experts, please contact our immigration team.

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