We have expertise in almost all areas of immigration law including asylum/refugee cases. We can provide assistance in a wide range of UK visa and immigration cases. The following types of visas are handled by M & S Solicitors:

All Indian and Pakistani nationals must apply for a visa before travelling to the United Kingdom. The following are various kinds of UK visas which can be applied at British High Commission.

  • Tourist Visitors
  • Family Visitors
  • Children as Visitors  
  • Visit to get married in the UK  
  • Civil Partnership  
  • Business Visitors  
  • Academic Visitors
  • Visitors in Transit
  • Visitors on Medical Grounds
  • Direct Airside Transit  


The United Kingdom offers various avenues in order to enter for employment or an employment-related UK Visa. This list aims to provide clear information about the various routes open to Foreign Nationals who want to come and work in the UK. The UK Government wishes to manage legal migration in the interests of the economy and there are opportunities for people with very different types and levels of skill.

  • Ancestry Employment  
  • Sole Representatives of Companies
  • Intra Company Transfers
  • Newspaper representatives, Bureau Chiefs  
  • Work Permit


Young educated people wishing to migrate to UK can now apply for HSMP Visa is their respective home country. There are explicit rules to complete this migration. Please see our Tier-1 Migrant section on this website for further details.

  • Tier 1 (General) with HSMP letter  
  • Tier 1 (General)  
  • Tier 1 (Investors)  
  • Tier 1 (Entrepreneurs)  
  • Tier 1 (Post Study Work)  



  • Tier 2 (General)  
  • Tier 2 (Ministers of Religion) (including Religious workers)  
  • Tier 2 Sports persons  
  • Tier 2 Intra-company transfers  



  • Tier 5 - Youth Mobility Scheme  
  • Tier 5 - Temporary Worker (Creative and sporting)  
  • Tier 5 - Temporary Worker (Charity Worker)  
  • Tier 5 - Temporary Worker (Religious worker)  
  • Tier 5 - Temporary Worker (Government Authorised Exchange)  
  • Tier 5 - Temporary Worker (International agreement)  


Settled means living in the lawfully, with no time limit on a person's stay there. This means that the person concerned is settled in the UK and, at the same time,  an application under the Immigration Rules is made, is physically present in the UK or is coming here with or to join the Sponsor and intends to make the UK their home with the applicant, if the application is successful.

  • Settlement to the U.K. 
  • Marriage in the U.K. 
  • Civil Partnership  
  • Certificate of Entitlement to the Right of Abode  
  • Returning Resident  
  • EEA National Family Members  



  • Spouses / Dependants  


The British Government is committed to encouraging people from overseas to study and train in at a formative stage of their careers. Overseas students bring cultural benefits and can enrich the experience and development of institutions they attend by contributing new ideas, attitudes and experiences.

  • Students  
  • Students Visitors  
  • Prospective Students 

We represent all types of clients and entities in every area of UK immigration law. We deal with all aspects of advice on UK visas including that of a family, work and UK business visas. We also cover other complex areas of UK immigration law such as the issues related to asylum, bail for detainees, deportation, extension of stay, switching from one category to another, etc.

All cases are handled with utmost confidentiality, respect and understanding of the outcome desired by our clients and we ensure that all the requirements for successful results are put into effect.

At M & S Solicitors, we offer our Clients personal legal service that is tailored to meet the specific needs of each Client. We offer guidance on how to apply for various types of UK Visas and how to suceed in acquiring it. We make every effort to provide simple, easy to understand immigration advice and services at most competitive rates. This has been our guiding principle which has ensured that we always deliver superb service at all times. We aim to provide prompt and honest advice tailored to your individual circumstances from start to finish. We offer both, businesses and individuals, effective and client-focused advice in all cases leading to getting a UK Visa for permanent settlement.


The information on our website is for the convenience of the site users only. We try to keep this information as up-to-date as possible and M & S Solicitors cannot accept liability for any loss caused by inaccuracy.