Virginia, US

Amy is an Associate and Solicitor in Fragomen’s London office. She practices corporate immigration law and supports a range of clients in the financial sector from multinational corporations and SMEs through to private individuals. Amy advises on all UK immigration matters, including the Points Based System (PBS), EEA applications and family visa routes for both corporate and private clients.

Prior to joining the firm, Amy worked as an Attorney in the Attorney-General’s Chambers in Trinidad and Tobago and specialised in civil litigation, false imprisonment and malicious prosecution. More recently, she worked as in-house legal counsel in a global media and advertising agency in the Middle East. Amy has also worked closely with UK Trade and Investment and Foreign Embassies to assist overseas startup businesses in the UK.

Amy previously volunteered with a social justice initiative in the UK. She also partnered with the Egyptian Embassy in London, to provide pro-bono immigration advice and assistance to Egyptian migrants in the UK.

Amy speaks Arabic and English.

Education


BPP Law School - London | Qualified Lawyers Transfer Test, 2014
University of the South West of England | Bristol Bar Vocational Course, 2010
University of the South West of England | LLB Law, 2007, Honours

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Legal Qualifications:

Qualified Barrister

Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales

Court Admissions:

Admitted as a Justice of the Peace (Magistrate)

Special Certifications:

Civil and Commercial Mediator

Member, The Honorable Society of the Middle Temple – Inns of Court

Member, Law Society of England and Wales

Member, Immigration Law Practitioners Association

Acted for families and high net worth individuals with a focus on Tier 1 Entrepreneur applications, family reunion cases, settlement, citizenship and European law applications.

Advised on and assisted clients with all UK immigration matters including Tier 2 category applications under the Points Based System.

Advised companies on the maintenance of their immigration compliance programmes and practices.

Provided technical advice on complex UK immigration and nationality applications and European Economic Area (EEA) applications.