Andrew Krisman


Andrew is an experienced solicitor of many years standing who has been actively involved in the field of UK immigration and British nationality law for several years. Andrew began his career as a Presenting Office for the Home Office where he presented in excess of 100 appeals before the Immigration Tribunal. In this role Andrew took responsibility for a wide range of cases including refugee claims, student visas and human rights applications. His last role as a civil servant saw him provide legal advice to the Home Office in respect of applications for Judicial Review and High Court litigation relating to immigration and migration policy. Andrew trained and qualified with well-regarded niche immigration firm, D. J. Webb & Co Solicitors before joining Bates Wells. He is currently a solicitor consultant and has developed a strong practice in both business and personal immigration. He is primarily responsible for advising clients under the Innovator and Start-up categories and Tier 1 (Investor) route. Andrew also assists companies across all sectors including assisting with sponsor licence applications and work visas under Tier 2.

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University of Law, Moorgate, LPC
University of London, LLB 2:1