Reference Number. 175354
A. de Ruano
We offer legal advice and representation in all areas of United Kingdom and European immigration law, British nationality law, international protection and asylum law and related human rights law ? with competitive fees. We can assist both individuals and businesses.
We can deal with cases at any level from one-off advice and visa applications in-country and from overseas to appeals and advocacy before the First-Tier Tribunal and the Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) and the European Court of Human Rights. We are regulated by the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner at Level 3, the highest level.
The sole practitioner Antti de Ruano-Keskisaari has many years of experience as a specialist UK immigration lawyer since 2000:
? UK Project Manager and Main Section Correspondent Expert for the latest edition of the Migrant Integration Policy Index (MIPEX III), the unique long-term project which evaluates and compares what governments are doing to promote the integration of migrants in all EU Member States and several major non-EU countries. MIPEX is led by the British Council and the Migration Policy Group and co-financed by the European Commission?s European Fund for Integration of Third-Country Nationals ? see http://www.mipex.eu/
? The instructing lawyer in the successful country guidance case NA (Risk Categories - Hema) Democratic Republic of Congo CG  UKAIT 00071 and in AD (reporting criteria - unreported cases) Somalia v. Secretary of State for the Home Department  UKUT 00189 (IAC), among other cases.
? For many years Tribunal Review Counsellor of the Immigration Advisory Service (IAS) - then the largest single provider of legal representation to migrants to the UK - specialising in higher appeals and involved in legal policy work, drafting responses to government consultations, attending stakeholder meetings and international conferences ? e.g. the Paris Forum "Integration and Security - Muslim Minorities and Pub...