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DT 1811 Significant Others: What's Love Got To Do (got to do) With It?

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Our popular Significant Others session is back: covering all aspects of applications for spouses, civil, unmarried and same sex partners.

'The best course I have ever attended, brilliant' , 'outstanding' , "informative, lively and important” says the feedback. 

Tim Barnden and Barry O'Leary are described as 'particularly helpful tutors', with one participant commenting "I would be happy to attend any sessions conducted by Tim and Barry". 

 

Event details

Date(s):30 July 2019
Start Time:10:00
End Time:17.00
Location:London
Level:Intermediate;Advanced
Audience:Practitioners who are already making such applications or plan to do so in the future.
Main area:Immigration;European;Business Immigration - individuals;Business Immigration - companies;Family Immigration
Aim of course:Participants will have a clear understanding of the more difficult issues relevant to making applications by the partners of British and settled people.

Learning objectives: To give an overview of the immigration rules for significant others with a particular focus on partners with adverse immigration histories
Anticipated learning outcomes: For delegates to be better able to assist significant others in both straightforward and difficult claims
Topics:

Appendix FM framework as it relates to partners/getting married,/genuine and subsisting marriages and relationships/Article 8 ECHR/Paragraph EX/ exceptional circumstances/paragraph 320(11)/ appeal rights
 
The course will have a particular focus on partners with an adverse immigration history.

Tutor details:Barry O’Leary, Wesley Gryk Solicitors LLP, Tim Barnden, Bates Wells Braithwaite
Tutor biographies:

Barry is a partner at the firm and his practice deals with the full range of immigration and nationality issues. He has particular expertise in applications based on partnership and family; applications following international surrogacy arrangements; European free movement law: and asylum and human rights claims based on sexual identity.

He is listed by the Chambers Directory as a Band 1 leader in the field and by the Legal 500 as a leading individual.

Tim is a Partner in the Immigration Department advising clients across the full range of personal, business immigration, and human rights and refugee based claims. More than 17 years qualified, he started his practice in the Legal Aid sector, moving on to work for 10 years within a highly regarded niche immigration firm: Wesley Gryk LLP, before joining Bates Wells Braithwaite. Tim is equally at ease working with high net worth individuals and their families, organisations and businesses, couples and family groups, and vulnerable applicants.

Tim has long been listed a leader in the field of personal immigration in the Chambers Directory.

Additional information:The session will not cover the financial requirements of Appendix FM in detail - see our companion course It's all about the money. The course will not cover other family members. The course will have a particular focus on partners with an adverse immigration history. Lunch and refreshments are included. Please advise of any specific dietary requirements when booking.
PriceNon Member Training Prices: £440
Concessionary Training Prices: £110
Member Training Prices: £220

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