Alison Hunter > Wesley Gryk Solicitors LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Wesley Gryk Solicitors LLP
140 LOWER MARSH
LONDON
SE1 7AE
England
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Work Department

Immigration

Position

Alison is a partner at Wesley Gryk Solicitors LLP. Her practice covers all areas of immigration and nationality law, with a particular emphasis on European free movement law and immigration law in international adoptions.

Career

Trained Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer; qualified 1997; Wesley Gryk Solicitors; partner 2006

Languages

German, French

Memberships

Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association, currently Co-Chair of European Working Group

Education

Friedrich Dessauer Gymnasium, Germany; King’s College, London(1993 LLB); University College, London (1999 LLM)

Leisure

Swimming, singing, gym

Lawyer Rankings

London > Human resources > Immigration

(Leading individuals)

Alison HunterWesley Gryk Solicitors LLP

Wesley Gryk Solicitors LLP is described as ‘one of the best immigration law firms, with highly knowledgeable and well-respected lawyers‘. It specialises in immigration, asylum and nationality law and the team is regularly involved in cases involving human rights, civil liberties and European free movement issues. The team predominantly acts for individuals, but also advises corporations, partnerships, religious orders and charities. Senior partner Wesley Gryk, who has a ‘formidable reputation‘, regularly handles complex cases and is noted for his experience in cases involving LGBTQ+ rights. Barry O’Leary is experienced in applications based on partnership and family and in relation to international surrogacy arrangements, while he also handles asylum and human rights claims based on sexual identity. Alison Hunter is experienced in European free movement and is an expert in adoption matters. Diana Baxter is active across nationality and asylum law matters and has particular experience in complex nationality work and Appendix FM applications, as well as applications based on Article 8 rights. The firm is considered ‘the Rolls-Royce of the immigration market, whether for complex asylum claims or immigration applications for private clients‘.