Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law

Shashi has considerable experience in the field of immigration, asylum and nationality law. He appears frequently before the First-tier Tribunal (Immigration & Asylum Chamber) and Upper Tribunal and regularly undertakes immigration-related judicial reviews and appeals to the Court of Appeal. He deals with all aspects of Immigration, including asylum, humanitarian protection, deportation, EEA issues, entry clearance, settlement and the Points-Based Scheme, including the Tier 1 (General) system (Highly skilled individuals, Investors, Entrepreneurs and Post Study Work), applications for UK Work Permits under the Tier 2 System, as well as Student applications under the Tier 4 system.

His field of expertise also covers immigration bail, deportation proceedings and European Union free movement legislation. He has represented clients from Europe as well as Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Bhutan, Burundi, Cameroon, China, Colombia, Croatia, the Czech Republic, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Kenya, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Macedonia, Moldova, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, the Philippines, the Republic of Congo (Brazzaville), Russia, Rwanda, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Somalia, Sudan, Turkey, Togo, Uganda, Ukraine, and Zimbabwe.

Mental Health

Shashi's practice in the Mental Health field includes representation in the Mental Health Review Tribunal, the Administrative Court and the Court of Appeal.

Civil – Property related

Shashi has extensive experience in all areas of landlord and tenant law, property and land law. He has particular experience of private, assured and secure tenancy possession proceedings, leasehold and freehold disputes. His experience in these areas includes representation and advice in the Land Registry Tribunal, Leasehold Valuations Tribunal and County Court.

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