Chartered Legal Executive
Monika works in the Immigration team, assisting with the full range of corporate and personal immigration cases.
Main areas of practice
Monika provides advice on a variety of UK immigration applications to include Tier 1, 2 and 4 of the Points Based System, applications under the EEA regulations, applications concerning Article 8 of the European Convention of Human Rights (including discretionary), applications under Appendix FM and registrations/naturalisations as British citizens. Furthermore, Monika has extensive experience in advising on indefinite leave to remain (settlement) applications under a variety of categories. Monika also advises corporate clients on right to work compliance issues as well as preparing and maintaining sponsor licences for UK-based businesses.
Monika advises on recruitment projects of the firm’s major corporate clients, to include ensuring compliance with all immigration laws and procedure during recruitment stages and subsequent individual applications, covering assessment of eligibility (including switching immigration categories from within the UK) all the way through to applications.
Monika joined Blake Morgan in 2009. She qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive in May 2017.
Insights by Monika
What can and should employers be doing to help or educate any staff requiring EU settled status or pre-settled status by 30 June 2021, whilst avoiding the risk of discrimination...Read More
With the end of the Brexit transition period, free movement ended on 31 December 2020 but EEA and Swiss nationals can continue to use their passport or national ID card...Read More