Tom Bradford > Freeths LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Freeths LLP

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Business Immigration




Tom is an immigration lawyer based in London. His practice covers the full spectrum of immigration law, with a particular focus on immigration issues affecting businesses. He is often instructed in complex and sensitive cases. He has 10 years’ experience as a barrister and led a team of immigration lawyers at UKVI before entering private practice.

Tom was rated as a leading individual in business immigration in Chambers UK 2016 and is listed as a recommended lawyer in this field in The Legal 500. He has acted for global and multinational companies as well as high profile and HNW private clients in various sectors including financial services, IT, media, recruitment and education.

Tom has an excellent track record successfully overturning adverse decisions by UKVI on behalf of companies and individuals. He is very experienced in handling sensitive and finely-balanced cases and relishes the opportunity to take on new challenges.

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London > Human resources > Immigration

Freeths LLP handles a range of immigration work for corporate, individual and high-net-worth clients; ranging from entrepreneurs to multinational clients. The team regularly advises on right to work, compliance audits and advises clients on preventing and challenging civil penalties. It also handles sponsor licence applications and management issues and advises on suspended and revoked licences. The education, care, manufacturing, cyber, sports. technology, logistics and leisure sectors are key areas of focus. The team operates closely with the firm’s corporate department to advise on the immigration implications of transactions. Tom Bradford, who previously worked at the Home Office, is the key partner in London.