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Leaders in immigration and employment law

Magrath Sheldrick LLP is a top ranked law firm providing immigration and employment law advice and assistance to clients from around the world.

Headquartered in central London, we have one of the UK's most successful business immigration practices, providing UK, US and Global immigration solutions to some of the world's leading businesses and private individuals.

Our mission is to provide innovative, high-touch advice and assistance to a diverse range of businesses and private clients.

We are privileged to work with a vast range of clients, from the world’s largest financial institutions and global conglomerates to private individuals, businesses and celebrities. All are valued and cared for in line with their specific needs and, drawing on many years experience, we guarantee that our clients get outstanding support from the right team of specialist solicitors. We use cutting-edge technology, coupled with a devotion to highly personalised client care, to deliver service excellence, every time. Our highly skilled immigration and employment teams have extensive experience of representing UK and international employers and senior executives across a range of industry sectors.


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Statement of Changes – Carers added to the Skilled Worker Visa Route

For a long time, the care sector in the United Kingdom has been under pressure, primarily because of staff shortages which have in turn been exacerbated by the extraordinary circumstances of the COVID pandemic. To help alleviate these pressures on the sector, the Government has introduced changes to the Immigration Rules (“the Rules”) to come…

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ID Validation Technology and Legal Right to Work Checks

The process of checking an individual’s legal right to work (“LRTW”) in the UK has evolved significantly over the past few years in response to technological advances, changes in format of visa status and, significantly, the increased focus on flexible working practices and remote working. In April 2022, the Covid-19 concessions to right to work…

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Dreaming of an EU Passport?

I have a great grandparent who was born on the island of Ireland, can I become an Irish citizen? If none of your great-grandparent’s descendants were born in Ireland, you cannot become an Irish Citizen by Descent. Only by fast-track naturalization after living in Ireland for several years. One of my grandparents was born on…

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