Manpreet joined the business immigration department as a paralegal in 2018.

She supports the team with applications under the Points Based System, including Tier 2 intra-company transfers and Tier 2 general applications.

She also helps the team by preparing and assigning certificates of sponsorship, drafting visa advice and preparing leave to remain applications using various online portals for UKVI.

Manpreet also assists with the full range of European applications alongside citizenship and settlement applications.

Sources praise the team's "speed of service, solutions and good training skills.

Chambers 2019

Experience

  • Supported a complex confirmation of the right to PR application with low self-employment thresholds which required evidence that the employment was not marginal to lifestyle.
  • Supported a major international bank, in the transfer to the UK as Tier 2 general high earner applicant. This was a confidential and time-critical application, and all deadlines were met.
  • Supported a new sponsor licence application for existing license holder following a global company restructuring including reporting the TUPE transfer of current sponsored migrants under Tier 2. 

Career

Manpreet graduated with a degree in Criminology and Forensic Science from the University of Leicester. Before joining Wright Hassall, Manpreet previously worked in a sales role. 

Memberships

  • The Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association

Interests

Manpreet likes to keep fit - being active is an important part of her lifestyle.