Legal Counsel

Immigration

Get in touch

For further advice please contact us for a free consultation.

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+44 (0)3330 143 401 info@gunnercooke.com
Testimonials

Chris has an in depth and detailed knowledge of immigration law and processes and provides a professional and responsive service. He is bright and personable. It was a pleasure to work with Chris during his time at Halebury and we have since recommended him for immigration matters on several occasions.

Halebury

CEO

Christopher has a way of clarifying what would have been a confusing and tedious process to its simplest form. He has also been extremely helpful with my queries on immigration law in England, particularly with regard to overseas recruitment. Highly recommended.

PwC Luxembourg

Manager

Legal Counsel

Immigration

Expertise

Chris specialises in high quality Immigration services. He qualified in 2001 and has spent over 16 years practicing in the world of Immigration and Nationality law.  Chris is very hands on with clients and is happy working with individuals all the way up to international Corporate clients.

Chris has a particular interest in the business aspects of immigration and has advised and assisted many commercial organisations on their Tier 2 work permit needs; he also has helped many individuals migrate and set up their business in the UK as Tier 1 Entrepreneurs or as Sole Representatives.

Chris is a keen advocate and has represented his clients successfully before the Immigration & Asylum Tribunal. He has a strong background in European Migration law and the trickier aspects of UK Family Migration, such as the sole responsibility rule for children, and the Spouse Income rules under Appendix FM. 

 

Chris Advises

Individual clients:

  • Permanent Residence
  • Spouse entry clearance
  • Tier 1 Investor visa

Corporate clients:

  • Immigration compliance audit for employers
  • Sponsor License applications for Tier 2 (work permits)
  • Tier 2 General, Intra-Company Transfer or Sportsperson
  • Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa

Career History

Previous Law Firms

  • Dias Solicitors, 2008-Present
  • Halebury, Solicitor 2008-2009
  • Cunningtons, Partner 2004-2008

Education History

  • SOAS University of London 1993-1996
  • University of law 1997-1998
  • Seevic College 1991-1993

 

Get in touch

For further advice please contact us for a free consultation.

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+44 (0)3330 143 401 info@gunnercooke.com
Testimonials

Chris has an in depth and detailed knowledge of immigration law and processes and provides a professional and responsive service. He is bright and personable. It was a pleasure to work with Chris during his time at Halebury and we have since recommended him for immigration matters on several occasions.

Halebury

CEO

Christopher has a way of clarifying what would have been a confusing and tedious process to its simplest form. He has also been extremely helpful with my queries on immigration law in England, particularly with regard to overseas recruitment. Highly recommended.

PwC Luxembourg

Manager