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Chris Magrath Senior Counsel

Chris is the founder and Senior Counsel at Magrath Sheldrick LLP

As a dual qualified practising English solicitor, and US attorney, I have over 30 years of cross border experience in corporate and private UK and US immigration.

I assist clients from the global financial community as well as representing a wealth of commercial clients and international business brands. I am also a Director of BritishAmerican Business Inc.

Magrath Sheldrick LLP is top ranked in the legal directories and I believe in maintaining a hands-on approach to keep abreast of constant legal developments.

With expertise in both Immigration and Employment Law, I advise and act on a wide of spectrum of legal matters which ranges from resolving day-to-day HR problems to addressing major transactional and strategic issues such as recruitment or redundancies of workers. I have extensive knowledge of the UK Immigration Points Based System, including the Employer Registration Process to secure Sponsor Licences. I act as key contact and level 1 user for a large number of commercial organisations.

I also represent wealthy entrepreneurs and investors wishing to relocate to the US or the UK.

I am a member of the New York Bar, AILA, the Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association and the Employment Lawyer’s Association.

I have lectured extensively on Immigration and Employment issues in the UK, the US and Europe.

I am listed in the Legal 500 Hall of Fame for Immigration.

  • Team: UK Immigration