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Legal Developments in the The Legal 500 UK 2019

Company Formations - A jurisdictional guide to setting up a business

July 2019 - Corporate & Commercial. Legal Developments by IR Global.

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The following article contains the Foreword in the IR Global Virtual Series brochure on 'Company Formations - A jurisdictional guide to setting up a business'.

The brochure features jurisdiction-specific advice from 24 firms with expertise in company formations. They guide you through the various formation vehicles available in their jurisdictions, and offer advice on regulatory hurdles you need to be aware of, or opportunities you may find useful. They also discuss various KYC compliance regulations, describing the best ways to streamline these onerous obligations.

What extra powers does a criminal prosecution provide in your area?

The following article discusses session three in the IR Global Virtual Series on 'Freezing Assets - The mechanics behind cross-border injunctions'

If you are a UK business can you hire a student who has Tier 4 study Visa?

Gulbenkian Andonian employs some of the top immigration lawyers in London and can be of valuable assistance if you are a company wanting to explore your options in hiring Tier 4 student visa holders.

Paper Applications for the EU Settlement Scheme

The UK will leave the EU later this year at the end of October and preparations have started to take place on behalf of EU and EEA citizens to secure their immigration status in the UK before this happens.


With the Competition and Markets Authority set to gain greater powers, Rahman Ravelli’s Legal Director Nicola Sharp outlines the importance of compliance for both companies and their directors.

How Much Does It Cost To Sponsor A Tier 2 Migrant?

If you are thinking about sponsoring a Tier 2 Visa migrant it is important to stay informed on the fees involved when you make this application.

Our Expert UK Immigration Services

Gulbenkian Andonian is one of the leading immigration law firms in London & the UK and is listed in the Legal 500 hall of Fame. Our immigration law firm in London is the only UK member of the European Immigration Lawyers Group, which specialises in various immigration fields including employees moving from one EU member state to another and assisting non-EU nationals needing immigration assistance. We have acted for many company and commercial clients , including investors , innovators , business persons , sole representatives and individual applicants . We also have decades of experience in filing and obtaining all types of UK visas and work permits for our corporate and individual clients including Tier 1, Tier 2, Tier 4, Tier 5 Visa Applications, British Passport Applications , Indefinite Leave to Remain Applications, Spouse Visa Applications and more.

We can Help You With The NEW Tier 1 Start-up Visa

The new Tier 1 Start-up Visa category is an expanded version of the Graduate Entrepreneur visa route. The start-up visa will be available to anyone who is going to, for the first time, start a business in the UK. If you are an approved applicant, you will be given a visa for two years and will be able to switch to the new Tier 1 Innovator Visa which will allow you to continue to work and have your business in the UK.

Gulbenkian Andonian Solicitors can help with your Tier 1 Investor Visa

Over the years the team at Gulbenkian Andonian Solicitors have dealt with a very large number of Tier 1 investor visa cases amongst cases in ALL other UK Visa categories. This article will briefly discuss the Tier 1 Investor Visa and what the requirements are.

Applying for Indefinite Leave to Remain in the UK Based on Residence

Dr Bernard Andonian, consultant solicitor at Gulbenkian Andonian solicitors gives guidance on applying for settlement in the UK based on residence