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Wesley Gryk is one of the foremost immigration practices in the UK. The firm has a particular reputation for dealing with cases which involve human rights and civil liberties issues.

The firm: The firm was founded more than 20 years ago by Wesley Gryk and, for most of its existence, has worked exclusively in the field of UK immigration, asylum and nationality law (including relevant provisions of European immigration law).

The firm holds a high reputation for its work with individuals facing personal immigration problems, with an emphasis on cases involving human rights, civil liberties and European free movement issues.

Our strengths include: family migration, including Appendix FM in-country, entry clearance and outside the rules Article 8 applications and appeals; expertise in EEA free movement applications and appeals; specialist applications in respect of immigration and citizenship issues arising in international surrogacy and adoption cases; complex nationality applications in respect of both children and adults; and applications for asylum and humanitarian protection, in particular on behalf of LGBTI clients.

The firm also advises individuals as well as corporations, partnerships, religious orders and charities on the points-based system, including Tier 1 (General, Investor, Exceptional Talent and Entrepreneur), Tier 2 (General, ICT, Ministers of Religion), Tier 4 and Tier 5.

As a leading firm in our field, our members and fee-earners are actively engaged in teaching, partnership and lobbying work, through the Immigration Law Practitioners Association, Law Society, Justice and more widely. We have also been holding events, both in our local area and more widely across the UK, to raise awareness of EU free movement rights in light of Brexit.

Types of work undertaken: Immigration, Nationality Law, EU Law, Asylum


  • Number of UK partners: 4
  • Number of other UK fee-earners: 10
  • Breakdown of work %
  • Personal immigration: 85
  • Business-related immigration: 15

Above material supplied by Wesley Gryk Solicitors LLP.

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