Pam Sidhu > The Wilkes Partnership > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

The Wilkes Partnership
B3 2RT
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Work Department

Business Immigration


Partner and Head of Business Immigration


Pam is a highly experienced employment and business immigration lawyer.

Pam advises UK and international businesses transferring workers, senior managers and business owners to the UK on all immigration routes and employment law issues arising.

Upon joining the firm in 2013, Pam set up a team of lawyers specialising in employment law acting principally for employers, owner managers and senior executives. Pam provides clear and pragmatic advice to clients and provides bespoke solutions.

Specialist areas include: UK sponsorship; global business mobility; international secondments; skilled workers; senior/specialist workers; UK expansion workers; business visitors; innovator visas; EU-specific visa routes; graduate visas; High Potential Individuals; Global Talent visas; employment contracts; all matters to do with onboarding and management of employees into the UK; international employment law; right to work & illegal working issues. Pam acts for UK based clients, as well as those headquartered overseas including Europe and the US.

Pam trained and spent most of her career at top 20 UK law firms, and set up the employment/immigration specialism at Wilkes. She is a regular speaker on employment and immigration topics.


Fluent in Punjabi, Hindi & Urdu. Basic French and Spanish.


Employment Lawyers Association, Immigration Law Practitioners Association.

Lawyer Rankings

West Midlands > Employment > Employment

(Next Generation Partners)

Pam Sidhu – The Wilkes Partnership

James Leo spearheads a ‘very helpful’ team at The Wilkes Partnership, which primarily acts for employers as well as senior executives. It covers the full range of contentious and non-contentious employment services. The group covers a broad range of issues from TUPE and discrimination claims to also advising on restrictive covenants. Pam Sidhu has a particular focus on issues surrounding the management of international workforces.


West Midlands > Employment > Immigration

Pam Sidhu heads the practice at The Wilkes Partnership. Sidhu, who was recently promoted to partner, is an experienced employment and immigration law practitioner who works mainly for employer clients. She has particular knowledge of advising on skilled worker sponsorship matters, sole overseas representative visas, business visitor visas as well as frontier worker permits.