Changes to the government’s policy on Immigration announced by James Cleverly, the Home Secretary will have major implications for Employers, Migrants Workers and persons seeking to bring spouses to the UK and other migrants. Its perhaps worth stating that even before this announcement some other notable changes had already been announced earlier this year. Some
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Omayemi qualified as a solicitor in 2011 and joined Machins in 2021. He specialises in all aspects of immigration law and assists individual and business clients from asylum seekers to investors and entrepreneurs from the Americas, Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Omayemi has been involved with matters that have gone to the Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) and the Supreme Court. More recently he has focused on corporate immigration and private immigration.
Prior to qualification Omayemi was a legal representative at the Immigration and Appellant Authority which, in its most recent incarnation, is referred to as the Immigration and Asylum Chamber. Omayemi first started advising clients on Immigration matters in 2002.
Approach to work
Whether he is advising on an Innovator visa, a Spouse visa, a Human Rights Article 8 ECHR Application or British citizenship, Omayemi shows the same level of enthusiasm and commitment. He is passionate about all aspects of immigration law and is driven to achieve the best result for all his clients.
Specialist practice areas
- Corporate and Business Immigration
- Work related Visas
- Family related Visa Applications
- Private Life Applications
- Human Right Applications
- EU Settlement Scheme Leave
- British Citizenship
- Student Visa Applications
- Administrative Reviews
- Judicial Reviews
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