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Prof Elspeth Guild

Tel:
Work 020 7814 1200
Email:
Web:
www.kingsleynapley.co.uk
Kingsley Napley LLP

Work Department

Immigration.

Position

Partner specialising primarily in EC law relating to free movement of persons, including the transfer of staff from companies between member states, the right of establishment and the provision of services; wide expertise in UK immigration and nationality law generally.

Career

Articled Baileys Shaw & Gillett; qualified 1989; assistant solicitor and head of immigration department Baileys Shaw & Gillett 1989-97; partner Kingsley Napley 1997; part time professor of European Immigration Law at the Radboud University of Nijmegen, Netherlands. Author of ‘Immigration Law in the European Community’ and ‘Security and Migration in the 21st Century’.

Member

Co-chair Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association European Group; professor of European Migration Law at Radboud University of Nijmegen; professor of law, Queen Mary, University of London; senior research fellow Centre for European Policy Studies.

Education

University of Regina, Canada; Aristotlean University of Thessalonika, Greece; College of Law; Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands.


London: Human resources

Immigration

Within: Leading individuals

Elspeth Guild - Kingsley Napley LLP

Within: Immigration

The ‘brilliant’ team at Kingsley Napley LLP is particularly experienced in acting for business immigration clients in the legal, professional and financial services, media and entertainment, technology and energy sectors. It also handles multi-faceted immigration cases for private individuals. Department head Nicolas Rollason has ‘extensive experience, particularly in business-related immigration’ and provides strategic advice to businesses on their UK and global immigration needs, as well as advising investors, entrepreneurs, well-known individuals and other ultra-high-net-worth clients. Other key figures include Ilda de Sousa, who is ‘calm, professional and very easy to work with’ and regularly acts for investors, entrepreneurs and high-net-worth individuals; the 'first-rateMarcia Longdon, who is particularly experienced in advising clients active in the creative and entertainment sectors; the 'excellentElspeth Guild; Andrew Tingley, who ‘inspires confidence’ and is ‘reassuring, unflappable and goes way beyond what is expected’ in his advice to high-net-worth individuals, start-ups in relation to Tier 1 applications, appeals, family applications, surrogacy and complex applications; and senior associate Katie Newbury, who is ‘very experienced and is adept at dealing with a range of clients’. She specialises in complex and challenging personal immigration instructions, such as applications for Tier 1 applications, nationality and human rights matters, as well as international surrogacy and adoption issues. Legal counsel Gillian Brownlee handles personal and business immigration matters and is experienced in advising high-net-worth individuals. Associates Conor Boyd, Kim Vowden, Rizwana Quazi and Jessica Jim are also recommended.

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