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Tamana Aziz joins Legal 500 recommended firm Duncan Lewis Solicitors as new Director of Immigration (8 January 2018)

Date: 08/01/2018


Duncan Lewis, Main Solicitors, Tamana Aziz joins Legal 500 recommended firm Duncan Lewis Solicitors as new Director of Immigration

Duncan Lewis Solicitors are pleased to announce the recent appointment of Tamana Aziz as a Director of Immigration. She is also based in Harrow and she will work alongside Vicash Ramkissoon, Zofia Duszynska, Neelam Bangar and Rohena Wallace in leading our Harrow based Immigration team.

Tamana has over ten years’ experience in Immigration. She has joined Duncan Lewis Solicitors’ Immigration department from Lawrence Lupin Solicitors, to lead and supervise on a range of immigration matters including business immigration under the points based system, representing individual clients and businesses; advising employers on the Home Office’s Prevention of Illegal Working regime; Tier 2 and Tier 4 suspension judicial review claimant matters; and providing representation at the Immigration Asylum Chamber and Higher Courts.

Tamana is fluent in Dari, Farsi, Urdu, Hindi and Pashto, enabling her to be instructed by a wide-range of clients in a multitude of immigration matters. She provides advocacy before First-Tier and Upper Tribunals, as well as attending detention centres and duty advice surgeries. Tamana advises high net worth and skilled individuals on extending Tier 2 (General) visas, spousal applications, applications for settlement and British Citizenship, with particular expertise assisting clients with immigration applications under EU law. She also has particular expertise in dealing with complex appeals including deportation appeals and country guidance cases.

Duncan Lewis Solicitors’ Immigration department is ranked as a top Tier practice in the Legal 500 2017 edition for its work in immigration, asylum, appeals and overstay matters. On the business side, Duncan Lewis advises high-net-worth individuals from Asia, the Middle East and Russia on Tier 1 and investor visas and SME clients on sponsorship licence applications under the PBS, as well as on immigration strategy and compliance.

For more information on Duncan Lewis Solicitor’s Immigration department, call 0333 772 0409.