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How we can help

Latitude Law helps thought leaders, employers, innovators and business people navigate the complexities of the UK immigration system across a range of sectors. There are lots of ways our business immigration lawyers might be able to help. We can:

  • Fully prepare and manage sponsor licence and visa applications
  • Identify the correct visa for your specific needs
  • Help you to prepare the correct documents for each type of visa
  • Audit existing applications and processes to improve future success
  • Look to get denied applications or suspended licences back on track
  • Train you and your team to develop a deeper understanding of the law
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Who we can help

At Latitude Law, our expertise in business immigration law is both broad and deep, ensuring that we can assist a diverse range of clients. Whether you’re a multinational corporation, a small business owner or an entrepreneur, our team of experienced business immigration lawyers is here to provide tailored guidance and support.

Corporations and large businesses

For corporations operating on an international scale, navigating the complexities of business immigration, UK regulations and visa applications can be daunting. Our business immigration services are designed to make this process as seamless as possible, enabling you to bring skilled talent into the country with minimal disruption to your operations.

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)

Understanding business immigration law is crucial for SMEs looking to expand or sustain their operations in the UK. Our business immigration solicitors offer straightforward advice on how to secure the necessary visas and permits, so you can focus on what you do best – running your business.


If you’re an entrepreneur seeking to establish a business in the UK, we can assist in making sure you meet all the requirements set by the UK government, making your business immigration journey smoother. This can include support with:

  • Business plans and financial projections
  • Proof of investment funds, authenticated by a financial institution
  • Due diligence reports on any existing UK business you intend to invest in or take over

Individuals and families

Business immigration doesn’t just affect companies; it has a profound impact on individuals and families as well. Whether you’re a professional seeking employment in the UK or a family member of someone who is, our business immigration lawyers can guide you through the various visa options and requirements, including the process to secure indefinite leave to remain.

For an initial consultation, call us now on 0300 131 6767

What is the cost of business immigration services?

The cost of business immigration services changes depending on a variety of factors, such as the type of visa you’re applying for, the complexity of your case, and the level of expertise required. At Latitude Law, we believe in transparent pricing and offer competitive fees tailored to your specific needs.

We offer an initial consultation in which our experienced business immigration lawyers will assess your situation and outline the scope of work. This is an opportunity to discuss the services you require and their associated costs.

For most cases, we operate on a fixed-fee basis, meaning you’ll know up front how much our business immigration services will cost. This enables you to budget effectively and removes any surprises down the line.

It’s important to consider other associated costs, such as government application fees, which can differ depending on the visa type. Our business immigration solicitors will provide you with a detailed breakdown, so you’re fully aware of all potential expenses.

We understand that each business has unique immigration needs. Therefore, we offer customised service packages, giving you the flexibility to choose only the services you require.

At Latitude Law, we pride ourselves on delivering high-quality, effective business immigration law advice. While our fees reflect the caliber of work we provide, we strive to offer value for money, ensuring your investment in our services yields a successful immigration outcome.

For a detailed quote tailored to your specific business immigration requirements, we invite you to contact us. We’re more than happy to discuss your options and find a pricing structure that suits you.

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What documents are required for business immigration applications?

The documentation required for business immigration to the UK can vary greatly depending on the type of visa you’re applying for and the nature of your business. However, there are some common documents that are generally needed across various categories. Our team of expert business immigration lawyers at Latitude Law can guide you through this process, ensuring that you submit all the relevant paperwork.

Common documents

  • Valid passport or travel document
  • Proof of financial stability, such as bank statements
  • Proof of business ownership or employment, such as contracts or payslips
  • Business plan outlining your proposed activities in the UK
  • Evidence of qualifications or professional credentials, if applicable

For employers

  • Sponsor licence documents, if you’re planning to hire foreign nationals
  • Evidence of compliance with UK employment law

For entrepreneurs and investors

  • Business plans and financial projections
  • Proof of investment funds, authenticated by a financial institution
  • Due diligence reports on any existing UK business you intend to invest in or take over

For family members

  • Marriage or civil partnership certificates, if joining a spouse or partner
  • Birth certificates for dependent children

Additional requirements
Some visa categories may require further documentation like:

  • English language proficiency certificates
  • Medical clearance
  • Criminal record checks

Our specialist immigration solicitors will provide a comprehensive list tailored to your specific needs, ensuring that you have the best chance of making a successful application.

Missing or incorrect documentation can lead to delays or even the refusal of your application, which is why it is important to consult experienced business immigration solicitors. Latitude Law is here to assist you every step of the way, making the complex process of business immigration as straightforward as possible.

For an initial consultation, call us now on 0300 131 6767

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Why choose Latitude Law?

As a boutique law firm specialising in UK-inbound business immigration, our experts understand the complexity and uncertainty that constantly shifting visa and residence policies create for individuals wishing to work and live in the UK. Our lawyers can provide up-to-the-minute legal advice on how any changes will impact your application.

Thanks to our extensive knowledge of immigration rules, we are able to provide pragmatic advice and meet our clients’ needs. We have connections with the Home Office and other immigration authorities so we can advise you with confidence, and ensure the entire immigration procedure runs smoothly and efficiently for you.

Working with a law firm can be a big decision, which is why we ensure that our clients are at the heart of everything we do. We are a highly driven team that is dedicated to providing clear and reliable immigration advice.

We are pleased to be recognised as a leading law firm by the following independent bodies: The Times Best Law Firms 2024, Chambers & Partners 2024, Legal 500 2024 and Who'sWhoLegal 2024. These endorsements from the international legal directories demonstrate our integrity and success in dealing with difficult cases. We are also proud of our 5-star Google reviews from over 150 highly satisfied clients.

Call us today on 0300 131 6767 or fill out our enquiry form and we will get straight back to you. Let our legal experts take the uncertainty out of your overseas worker application so you can start your successful immigration journey today.

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Contact us

As the requirements for business & work immigration are complex, to ensure success, you should seek specialist advice from an immigration solicitor before you employ an overseas worker or proceed with an application. Latitude Law’s specialist corporate lawyers can advise you about your individual requirements and ensure that your application has the very best chance of being granted.

Get in touch with our legal team today on 0300 131 6767 or fill out our enquiry form and we will get straight back to you. Face your future knowing you have the dedicated support of one of our expert lawyers.

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