Immigration

Wherever in the world you wish to live, work or employ people, WLA immigration lawyers can help.

WLA multilingual team of immigration law advisors have decades of experience, and have helped shape immigration law in their respective countries. Whether you are a business or an individual, WLA immigration solicitors will carefully listen to your needs and concerns, and advise on the most effective means of achieving those objectives.

FAQ’s

When do you need an immigration lawyer?

You may wish to enlist the services of an immigration solicitor to guide you through any number of scenarios. For example, you may represent a company seeking to hire foreign employees, you’re someone hoping to attain citizenship overseas or you are part of a family that has been separated and wishes to be reunited.

WLA immigration lawyers can help both businesses and individuals with the following:

• Visas
• Passports
• Expatriation
• Residency and green cards
• Global mobility

How do I find a good immigration lawyer?

You can benefit by getting in touch with one of WLA immigration attorney around the world.

With over 1,100 members worldwide, 120 partners and more than 250 lawyers, you can be confident that you’re affiliating with a firm having unrivaled expertise and a wealth of knowledge.

Simply get in touch with the member closest to you and discover why WLA immigration law firm leads the pack.

How much would an immigration lawyer cost?

Each case is likely to be different and our team will talk you through the particulars. You will receive a bespoke service, tailored precisely to your needs,

Our fees are calculated in line with the hourly rates of the team member working on your case*. As of 1 July 2019, they are as follows:

• Partner: USD300 to 600 per hour
• Solicitor: USD200 to 400 per hour
• Paralegal: USD100 to 190 per hour
• Caseworker: USD100 per hour

For further guidance on the typical fees for our various services, please see our pricing table, while additional information on our price and service information can be found here.

What can an immigration lawyer do?

WLA immigration solicitors work across all categories of the Points Based System and will deliver expert guidance to all our clients, whether they are applying for work visas, study visas or visas for dependents.

WLA solicitors will take instructions and provide expert immigration advice, which can be given in person, over the phone or in writing. The lawyers will devise a strategy, keep you informed of any relevant time frames as well as request and analyse the documents needed to support your application.

Why should I choose a WLA immigration lawyer?

There are many reasons why choosing WLA means you are partnering with the best immigration law attorneys in the business.