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Master Legal Services is an immigration company based in London whose immigration advisers and lawyers are dedicated to supporting both businesses and individuals with all kinds of immigration matters. We have been advising businesses and individuals on all aspects of immigration and nationality law for many years. We support people in the UK and abroad with their UK immigration applications. We are a trusted organisation who are authorised and regulated by the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

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We support businesses and individuals in all manner of immigration matters. We provide a broad range of immigration services which include a variety of visas such as business visa, family visas, work visas, graduate visas, student visas and tourist visas. We also provide EU and EEA services including family permits, pre-settled status, permanent residence. We also support applications for settlement and British citizenship. Our document checking facility is also first class ensuring that your application is sent with all the correct documentation first time. Our team of immigration lawyers in London are ready to take on your application or case and we will guide to the easiest and best course of action for your circumstances. It doesn’t matter if you are in the UK or still residing abroad, we can take on your case and help you with your visa, residency or citizenship.

Why Choose Our Immigration Lawyers?

We are amongst the best immigration advisors in London and we offer affordable immigration assistance through our comprehensive services with exceptional standards of services. Our team of London based immigration lawyers are trained experts who will prioritise your needs and provide you with tailored support and the best advice for your circumstances. Whatever stage you are at with your immigration application, extension, settlement or British citizenship, we can help.

We have extensive experience in processing all kinds of visa applications and have successfully supported hundreds of individuals with their applications which is why we have such a great reputation and outstanding customer feedback. Our professional advice and support can hugely increase your chances of a successful application as we understand the system, rules and can see your circumstances from other perspectives.

We provide our services throughout the UK and we offer a free initial assessment of your circumstances. We understand the situation you are facing, and we will handle your case with care and compassion.

We are flexible in our approach and use a wide array of communication methods to meet your needs, such as telephone, email, WhatsApp and Skype as we understand that you may have a busy life or not yet be in the country. We also provide a multi-lingual service, which includes Russian.

We will give you clear and concise advice and support that will take away the confusion and stress of making an application or fighting your case. Our dedicated immigration lawyers and immigration advisers will put you first and ensure that you are offered the highest standard of care and service.

What Our Clients Have to Say

Highly Recommended! Value For Money !

I have instructed them to handle my very complex case regarding EEA Permanent Residence Card. They handled my immigration case in a very professional manner. They have been staying in constant contact, responding promptly to my queries. I have been granted Permanent Residence Card. Now I will instruct them to assist with my application for a British citizenship. It is very difficult to find a good law firm that charges a reasonable fee. I would highly recommend Master Legal Services.

Mark Berknman

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I have asked the Master Legal Services for help with my Family Leave to Remain application. Elena was very professional and knowledgeable in explaining the process and what was required for this application. She made me feel assured that all the information submitted was correct and I would get my FLR without any problem (and I did). I highly recommend using this company as they are professional and efficient.


Successful outcome- got my Residence Card

I would like to thank Master Legal Services for the job they have done to get my 5 years UK Residence Card as a family member of a EU national. I recommend this immigration firm as they have provided me with a tailored service, by speaking my native language (Russian) and charging less than other law firms in London.

Vitalia Ion


Very professional and efficient. Definitely recommend!

Ksusha Atalyani

Very pleased!

I am very pleased with the service received! Very helpful assistance right through from the initial consultation to the successful application of Permanent Residence. Alena was extremely patient, knowledgeable and made the whole process stress free for me. I would highly recommend their services to anyone who needs an assistance with application or immigration advice.

Gintare Zitskute

Excellent job !

Excellent job ! We are very happy that we choose Master Legal Services for our case . They done a great job, with positive result in the end ! Professional and very quick respond , everything was done on a high level . Thank you !

Jozsef Iljuk

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What Brexit & EU Immigration Services do you provide in London and throughout UK?

•EEA Family Permit This entry clearance visa if available to you if you are the family member or extended family member of an EEA national and that EEA national is in the UK exercising their ‘Treaty rights’ or will be coming to the UK to exercise their ‘Treaty rights’. Our Immigration Lawyers in London can help if you require help with your visa application, including free immigration advice at our offices in London, or over the phone •UK Residence Card A residence card is issued to non-EEA national family members and extended family members of an EEA national who are in the UK exercising their treaty rights. The family will have to evidence their relationship the EEA national and also evidence that the EEA national is exercising their treaty rights through working, self- employment, studying or being self-sufficient. Our Immigration solicitors in London can help if you require assistance with your application, or if you simply require some initial free immigration advice consultation in London. •Registration Certificate A registration certificate is issued to an EEA national who is in the UK exercising their treaty rights as a worker, student, self-employed or self-sufficient. EEA national must have been exercising their treaty rights for at least 3 months before applying for a Registration certificate. Our EU Immigration solicitors in London can help by providing an initial free immigration advice in London or over the phone. •Permanent Residence Card Permanent residence cards are issued to EEA and non-EEA nationals who have resided in the UK for at least 5 years in accordance with the EEA Regulations. As an EEA national you must evidence that you have been exercising ‘Treaty rights’ for the entire 5 years being resident in the UK. Our Immigration Lawyers in London provide an initial free immigration advice consultation either in London or over the phone. •Pre-Settled and Settled Status If you’re an EU national, you and your family can apply to the EU Settlement Scheme from March 2019. This will allow you to continue living in the UK after 30 June 2021. If your visa application is successful, you will be granted either settled or pre-settled status. Our experienced immigration lawyers London can help if you require some help with your visa application. Hence, call today to receive your free immigration advice consultation!

What Personal Immigration Services do you provide in London and throughout UK?

• UK Visitor Visas for Tourists & Short Stay Visits Visit Visas are provided to individuals who do not plan to make the UK their home. These individuals should be visiting the UK for a short term to do certain permitted activities, in order to satisfy the conditions for the visa route of the visitor. If you require this visa type, our UK Immigration Lawyers can provide free initial immigration advice in London or over the phone. • Unmarried Partner Visa Application The current Immigration rules in the UK allows an unmarried partner to enter or remain in the UK on the basis that they are in a relationship with a person who is present and ‘settled in the UK’. The Immigration Rules allow a person who is not married nor in a civil partnership to join a partner who is settled in the UK, provided certain conditions are met. Our UK Citizenship Lawyers in London are here to help and provide initial free visa advice in London and over the phone. • UK spouse Visa applications / UK Fiancee visa applications Are you a non-EEA citizen wishing to join your fiancé(e) in the UK? In order for you to apply for a fiancé visa, your partner must have settled status in the UK, meaning that the person is an established citizen in the UK without immigration restrictions. The Fiancé(e) Visa is commonly referred to as the Proposed Civil Partner Visa. Our UK Citizenship Lawyers London can help if you require this type of visa. Our immigration services include a free immigration advice consultation of your circumstances. • Indefinite Leave to remain (ILR)/Permanent residence/Settlement; If you have been in the UK legally for ten years you can apply to settle. Settling – also known as Indefinite Leave to Remain means you can stay in the UK without any time restrictions. • British Citizenship Visa applications If you are a non-UK national living in the United Kingdom with a settled status, you may be thinking about making a visa application to become a British citizen. The process of obtaining British nationality is known as “Naturalisation”. Our UK Immigration Lawyers can help if you require initial free immigration advice in London.

What Business Immigration Services do you provide in London and throughout UK?

Master Legal Services provides immigration services throughout the UK including North, West, Central, South and East London, as well as, Birmingham and Manchester. We have extensive experience in processing all kinds of visa applications. Rest assured that our immigration services are very professional and affordable. Our dedicated team of immigration lawyers in London has helped applicants in both the UK and abroad to obtain their visas by providing excellent advice and immigration services. • Tier 1 Visas (Entrepreneur) If you are an entrepreneur, ready to invest your money in the business development in the UK, consult our immigration specialists to receive full information about the possible routes to do this. Our Tier 1 Entrepreneur visa solicitors London are here to help. • Tier 1 Visa (Graduate Entrepreneur) The Tier Graduate Entrepreneur route is for graduates who are identified as having an outstanding business idea that they wish to develop and then put that idea into practice in the UK. Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) endorses graduates from the UK as having a genuine and credible business idea. Our London based immigration solicitors can help you navigate the complexities associated with the application for this type of visa. • Tier 1 Visa (Investor) and Extension With the help of our immigration law experts, evaluate the advantages of an investor’s visa and what is necessary to apply for this category of visa. • Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) Are you a special, talented person in the science, engineering, art or digital technologies and want to move to the UK? We can assess your chances and determine whether you are eligible. Our Tier 1 visa lawyers in London are here to help. • Tier 2 Visa applications (General) At Master Legal Services, we have extensive experience in applying for Tier 2 visa if a client has a job offer and a Certificate of Sponsorship. Our Tier 2 visa lawyers in London are here to help. • Tier 2 Visa (Intra Company Transfer) You work in an International company and they want to relocate you from their overseas operations to a UK subdivision. At Master Legal Services we have a vast experience to help you with the required documents and visa application. For assistance with your application, our UK Immigration Lawyers are based in London are available to help. • Sponsorship Licence You can apply for a sponsor license if you are an employer and wish to hire someone who is a non-EEA national or a national of Switzerland. For assistance with your application, our UK Immigration Lawyers in London can support you throughout the whole visa application process. • Turkish Business Person Visa Our immigration law advisers in London will accompany the process of visa application if you meet the requirements as a Turkish businessperson setting up a new business or running an existing one in the UK. For assistance with your application, our UK Immigration Service is here to assist you with any immigration related questions you may have. • Representative of Overseas Business visa applications If you are tasked by an overseas company to set up a branch or subsidiary of the company in the UK, ask our immigration lawyers at Master Legal Services to help you with the application for this category of visa. • Tier 4 (Student) visa applications You are a non-EU citizen and want to study in the UK, but you are not sure what to start with? Our team of professional immigration lawyers in London and is here to help. • UK Ancestry Visa applications Check whether you meet the eligibility criteria for a UK Ancestry visa if you are a Commonwealth citizen applying from outside the UK and planning to work in the UK. For assistance with your visa application, our UK Immigration Solicitors in London are here to help.

How long does your free immigration advice consultation last and what should people expect to get out of it?

All our immigration advice consultations via the phone or initial enquiry via the email are free and last depending on the issue and the content. If you decide to take a full consultation with an immigration law advisor, you can come to our office and an immigration specialist will answer your questions. In this case the consultation fee is 75 GBP, which is normally deducted from the total amount if you decide to proceed with our immigration law firm.

What should I do if my visa application is rejected?

There is no such notion as rejection in the applications within the immigration rules, all applications are accepted for considering and may be approved or refused (see above).

Can you help with appealing to the refusal of visa decisions?

Our immigration law specialists make all efforts to get a positive result so that your visa application was successful. In case of refusal of your visa application the reason should be fully analysed. If there is surmountable evidence that the decision is made in error and the caseworker did not take all documents into consideration, then we will proceed with the application for reconsideration of your visa application.

Do your immigration solicitors charge fixed fees or hourly rates?

Our immigration company works on the basis of fixed fees, there will be no hidden payments or any other charges during the visa application process. For your peace of mind, the full range of immigration services is highlighted in the letter of engagement that we will provide you with prior to any actions on both sides.

Do you offer free immigration consultation over the phone?

We provide consultation and immigration advice over the phone, by email or at the office. You can avail of initial free immigration advice over the phone, regardless of where you are in the UK. Should you decide to subsequently take a more in-depth consultation over the phone we charge between 75-125£, depending on the complexity of the immigration matter at hand. We pride ourselves on going above and beyond to help our clients, so why not pick up the phone today and call our immigration lawyers to find out more about how we can help you successfully apply to remain in the UK?

What should I expect during my free immigration advice consultation in London?

You can expect to receive free expert immigration advice from the best immigration law firm in London. We’ll offer you a step-by-step guide on the options available to help you proceed with your visa application. We’ll also be happy to outline our fees so that you’ll have a clear understanding of how much you can expect to pay for our immigration services. During your free immigration advice consultation, we’ll ask you some questions to ascertain the best course of action in terms of which type of visa to apply for. We’ll also give you the opportunity to ask us questions, so that you can find out more about the immigration services we provide and how we can help you to apply to live and work in the UK. We’ll also offer free immigration advice on the documentation you’re going to need to help support your visa application. Ensuring that you have all the relevant information to hand will assist you in making a successful application.

Who will I be speaking to during my free immigration advice consultation?

When you consult us to discuss your application to legally live and work in the UK, you can expect to talk in confidence to an experienced immigration lawyer who won’t divulge your details to anybody else. As one of the finest immigration law firms in London, we understand the sensitive nature of visa applications, which is why we operate discretely.

Is your London based team of immigration lawyers offering immigration services outside of London as well?

Yes, we’re happy to help you with your immigration application regardless of where you are in the UK. We deal with immigration cases all over the country – just because we’re the best immigration visa solicitors London has to offer; it doesn’t mean we’re confined to the city. We can offer consultations via phone or email.

What immigration services do your immigration lawyers offer?

When you need a lawyer in the field of UK immigration, we are the immigration law firm you can trust. As specialists in UK immigration law applications, we understand all the latest immigration rules and work with you to help you apply under any route with ease. Some of our most popular immigration services in London include:1) Business visas. We can help you to apply for a business visa, and we’ll be happy to discuss your requirements before deciding which option is best for you. After an initial free immigration advice consultation, we’ll be able to advise on whether you should apply for a Tier 1 Investor Visa, Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa (switching or extension), Representative of Overseas Business Visa, Tier 2 Skilled Worker, Innovator or Start-Up Visa.2) EU/EEA matters. If you’re from a country within the European Union or European Economic Area, our immigration solicitors can help you to apply for a UK permanent residence card, settled status as an EU citizen or EEA family permit.3) Family visa applications. If you already have the right to live or work in the UK and would like your family to join you, our immigration lawyers can assist you in applying for a fiancé via, spousal visa, civil partner visa, dependent child visa or unmarried partner visa. For a full list of the immigration services we provide in London and throughout the UK, please do not hesitate to contact us.

What makes us the best immigration lawyers in London?

Our experienced team of specialised immigration lawyers in London specialises in dealing with all areas of UK immigration law. We’re the best immigration solicitors in London because we’re a dedicated immigration legal practice with a wealth of knowledge which goes unrivalled in the UK. Conveniently located on Chancery Lane, we’re able to deal with complex appeals within exceptionally tight timeframes and you can rely on us to use our expertise to achieve successful result.In addition to being experts in immigration law, we also make use of the finest legal technology on the market to make engaging with our clients as streamlined and fluent as possible. This helps us to save time during the visa application process. We’re proud to say that we’re one of the most technologically advanced immigration solicitors London has to offer – and we’re here to help you!

I live abroad. Can I employ your team of immigration lawyers in London?

Yes, you can. If you currently live outside of the UK and would like assistance with your visa application, our London immigration team is on-hand to help. Our immigration visa solicitors in London can work with you regardless of where you are in the world. You can expect a first-class service whether you’re already based in the UK or intending on moving here soon. Regardless of your current circumstances, our friendly and experienced team of immigration solicitors is available to guide you through the processes of applying for a UK visa or citizenship. Your entire visa application can even be handled online for total convenience.

When do you need an immigration lawyer?

If your visa is about to expire, you will require an immigration lawyer to help you complete a visa application which will allow you to continue to live and work in the UK. There are several immigration law firms in London that can offer you help and advice on how and when to submit your visa application to the Home Office. You may be wondering “do I need an immigration lawyer to complete an application?”, and the answer is quite simple. While you don’t strictly need to avail of the services of an immigration firm to apply for citizenship, you will find that the best immigration solicitors in London will go above and beyond to ensure your paperwork is watertight. This will increase your chances of being allowed to remain in the United Kingdom.If you don’t feel like you need the help of an experienced immigration solicitor, you might decide to complete your immigration application by yourself. However, the visa application process can be confusing, and with a good immigration solicitor fighting your corner, you’ll find that obtaining UK citizenship or the right to live and work here is made much less stressful as a result. For more information on how Master Legal Services can help you with your immigration application, please don’t hesitate to contact our experienced London based immigration solicitors today.

Is an immigration lawyer worth it?

"Are immigration lawyers worth the money?” is one of the most commonly asked questions by those applying to live and work in the UK. The answer is quite simple. You cannot put a price on remaining in the country with your friends and family. To qualify for UK citizenship, you’re going to have to go through a complex and arduous visa application process. The purpose of an immigration lawyer is to help you navigate the often-confusing world of immigration applications. With the right immigration law firm behind you, your paperwork will be completed accurately and on-time, thereby increasing the possibility of your visa application being accepted.

I am looking for a free visa consultation with an immigration lawyer near me – can you help?

At Master Legal Services, we’re committed to offering free immigration advice. Our friendly and experienced team specialise in visa applications and appeals. We can provide immigration lawyer free advice to help guide you through the processes of your visa application. If you’re searching for immigration solicitors in London free advice, the good news is that we can help you with an initial immigration lawyers London free consultation that will help you create a plan for obtaining the right to live and work in the UK.If you would like to know more about our immigration services, please do not hesitate to contact us today. We’ll be happy to arrange for a free consultation which will allow you to ask questions about your visa application – and we’ll be happy to demonstrate how we can help you. Our initial free immigration advice is available via email or telephone call – whichever is most convenient for you.

How can an immigration lawyer help you?

The reality about immigration in the UK is that a lot of potential immigrants are uncertain about what is required from them during the visa application process. Paperwork can be confusing, and this can cause issues getting into the country or remaining here legally. In this respect, it can be beneficial to have a helping hand to guide you through the visa application process. If you’re wondering “can immigration lawyers help?”, the answer is resoundingly yes – and here’s how:1) A professional immigration lawyer will help you avoid mistakes. Immigration paperwork is complicated and comprehensive. Without the knowledge of an experienced immigration lawyer, you might make mistakes which could result in your visa application being denied.2) Immigration lawyers are experienced. If you’re asking yourself “why hire an immigration lawyer in London?”, the answer is simple. They have experience which can help you to obtain residency in the UK. A good immigration lawyer in London will have dealt with hundreds of similar cases to yours, and they’ll be in the best possible position to advise you based on this professional experience.3) An immigration lawyer can clarify your options for you. Your personal circumstances might dictate which immigration options are best for you. An immigration lawyer in London can help you to understand the best course of action to qualify for a visa or avoid deportation.4) Immigration lawyers can help you if English is not your first language. If you’re applying for a UK visa and English isn’t your first language, you might struggle to understand some of the processes involved. A good immigration lawyer should be able to work with skilled interpreters to ensure you understand every step of the visa application process. A clearer understanding will help you to achieve your goal of living and working in the UK.

What questions should I ask my immigration lawyer?

If you are in the process of applying for a certain immigration status in the UK, you’ll already understand that the application process can be confusing and complicated. It’s therefore important to have an immigration lawyer you can be confident in. At the same time, you’ll also need to ask the right questions if you want to achieve the best possible results from your visa application. Here is what to ask an immigration lawyer prior to agreeing to work with them:1) How much do immigration lawyers charge?This might seem obvious, but it’s worth asking how much immigration lawyer fees are going to cost you. Many immigration lawyers will offer free initial immigration advice and consultations, before charging you for subsequent meetings. During the initial consultation, you should ascertain the immigration lawyer cost you are going to incur during your visa application process. 2) How much immigration law experience do you have?Not all law firms are dedicated to immigration law. It is important to choose an immigration lawyer who will focus solely on helping you with your visa application. The immigration process is complex, and you’ll want to find an immigration lawyer with experience in dealing with cases like your own.3) What sort of information will you need from me?To complete the immigration application process, you need to know what documentation and information you’ll provide to the Home Office. Your visa application could be delayed or rejected if you don’t provide all the relevant information. You should therefore have your immigration lawyer compile a list of what you’ll need.4) What type of visa application is best?Application processes vary depending on whether you’re applying for a UK visa, citizenship, or indefinite leave to remain. It’s important to know which process is best suited to your needs prior to filing a visa application.

Can immigration lawyers speed up the application process?

Time constraints on applications could leave you feeling stressed, particularly if you feel like your immigration application is taking a long time to process and your existing visa is about to run out. You may be asking yourself, “can immigration lawyers speed up the process of applying for citizenship or indefinite leave to remain?” in this instance.\n\nWhile an immigration lawyer can’t do anything to speed up the way the Home Office deals with applications, they can ensure that your visa application is watertight and will know the best steps to take to ensure that your case is as streamlined as possible.\n\nIf your paperwork is in order, this will cut down on the administrative processing of your visa application, and could help you achieve citizenship much quicker than if you were to attempt to make the application without the help of an experienced immigration law professional. It is therefore advisable to avail of the services of an immigration lawyer before submitting any visa application to remain in the UK.

How do I find the best immigration solicitors in London?

To find the best immigration advice services in London, you’ll want to look for an immigration firm which has OISC accredited immigration advisors who are experienced in practising within the UK immigration law sector. At Master Legal Services, we have a team of specialist immigration advisors in London who can help with all manner of immigration and visa applications. Whether you need help with UK immigration and visa fees, spouse/partner visas, obtaining British citizenship, applying for indefinite leave to remain or sponsor licence applications, our immigration law experts are here to provide you with the assistance you need.\n\nWhen looking for the best immigration solicitors in London, it is important to do your research. Don’t be afraid to ask to see the fee structure of your prospective immigration solicitor and be wary of immigration firms that make guarantees. Ultimately, you should arrange a telephone consultation with an immigration firm to get a feel for how they operate.\n\nAt Master Legal Services, our friendly and experienced immigration lawyers will provide you with all the information you need, from which documents you’ll need to present to what you can expect at each stage of your immigration application. We understand that applying for a UK visa can be stressful, which is why we try to operate in as friendly and approachable manner as possible – to put you at ease and to allow you to concentrate on the task at hand

Where to find an immigration lawyer in London?

While there are several immigration law firms which offer immigration advice in London, it is important to only use an immigration firm you can trust. If you’ve been asking “how do I find a good immigration lawyer in London?”, you’ve arrived at the right place.\n\nMaster Legal Services is located less than a minute’s walk away from Chancery Lane underground station, directly at the heart of London’s legal district. Our team is recognised for attention to detail, an exceptional problem-solving approach, first-class client care and a strategic and dedicated solution to all immigration related services. If you have spent hours typing “where can I find an immigration solicitor in London?”, the answer is simple: book an appointment with our skilled and experienced team of immigration lawyers at our Chancery Lane premises, and allow us to make your visa application as stress-free as possible.\n\nWe’re fully authorised and regulated by the OISC and can offer immigration support and advice on any application within the immigration rules of the United Kingdom. When it comes to immigration advice, Master Legal Services is a name you can trust to offer you honest, thorough and transparent immigration services and assistance at our London offices. We’ll talk you through every step of the process with a detailed explanation of what we’re doing, and why we do it – so why not book an appointment with our immigration solicitors at our Chancery Lane London office today?

Are immigration lawyer fees tax deductible?

Immigration applications are made so that a person can legally live and work in the UK. In some cases, a person might apply to work in the UK on a self-employed basis and might therefore ask the question “can I deduct immigration lawyer fees?” before filing their annual tax return with Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs. Unfortunately, the answer to this is no. While you can’t deduct immigration lawyer fees, you can rest assured that Master Legal Services is dedicated to offering an affordable immigration law service to clients all over the world regarding UK visa and immigration matters.