Sundeep is a Senior Associate in the Business Immigration team with over 10 years’ experience specialising in Immigration. He advises high net-worth individuals, SMEs and large businesses on navigating the UK’s complex and ever changing immigration rules.
Sundeep specialises in all aspects of UK immigration work with a particular focus on obtaining a Skilled Worker Sponsor Licence for businesses wishing to hire either EU or non-EU nationals. He also advises businesses on the ongoing duties placed on Sponsors following approval to the register of licenced Sponsors.
Sundeep has also successfully assisted businesses with making representations to the Home Office following the downgrading/suspension or revocation of a Sponsor Licence. He also provides regular training and legal updates to HR and Global Mobility professionals regarding prevention of illegal working in the workplace and implementing compliant immigration processes which meet Home Office standards.
Sundeep also represents individuals wishing to start up a business in the UK and often advises and assists clients with a Start-up or Innovator visa (previously known as Tier 1 entrepreneur). He advises overseas businesses who are looking to set up a branch or subsidiary in the UK with obtaining a Sole Representative of an Overseas Business visa. Sundeep advises HNW individuals wishing to obtain an Investor visa. He also represents various talented individuals with making a successful Global Talent application.
Sundeep deals with personal immigration matters and often represents clients with spousal, settlement, complex nationality and EU Settlement Scheme applications from individuals looking to regularise their stay in the UK.
- Sundeep acts as the nominated Immigration representative for several large businesses in the UK including a well-known UK betting and gaming company, several Global Management Consulting firms, a top tier Japanese railway company, a large Asian food manufacturer and several large construction firms.
- He has previously assisted a BAFTA award winning actress with a successful immigration application. Sundeep has also represented a well-known African musician with obtaining a Global Talent visa.
- Sundeep has assisted various businesses with following the appropriate compliance action following a merger/acquisition and the impact of sponsorship on employees currently being sponsored.
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Member of the Immigration Lawyers Practitioner’s Association (ILPA)
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