Our Accreditations

City Legal Services - Immigration Specialists

We are authorised to provide immigration advice & services by the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner, UK – Reg. No. F201400889 at the highest Level.

Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) is an independent, non-departmental public body set up under the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999. The OISC is responsible for regulating immigration advisers in accordance with the Commissioner’s Code of Standards and Rules. The OISC promote and monitor professional standards and good practice within the industry.

The immigration and asylum law accreditation provides recognised quality standards for Immigration & Asylum practitioners. It is designed to cover all aspects of asylum law. Accreditation covers all practitioners providing advice under a legal aid contract and is normally used as a quality mark for privately funded work. The accreditation can only be achieved after exhibiting the required level of competence and knowledge in Immigration Law as defined by the Law Society. Our Law Society Asylum & Immigration reference number is  LS0337177 and can be viewed online here.

Our Awards

Global Law Experts (GLE) annual awards focus on excellence, innovation and performance across the legal communities from around the world. They are the only organisation to recommend just one legal expert in each key practice area and country. City Legal Services have been awarded the Immigration Law Firm of the year 2017 in England. Please click here to see award publications . We are featured on page 12.

 

The Acquisitions International Global Mobility, Immigration and Logistics Awards are focused on the professionals who have performed at truly outstanding levels over the relevant year. These awards are designed to highlight the tireless work done by those individuals and departments who, through their dedication, commitment and expertise, facilitate these moves and the transporting of resources and materials to the four corners of the globe, ensuring that the global economy and the businesses within it remain truly global. City Legal Services have been awarded Best Personal Immigration Firm in London for the year 2016. The Award Announcement can be viewed here.

Our Associations & Memberships

City Legal Services - Immigration Specialists

Membership number: 7382

The Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association (ILPA) is a professional association the majority of whose members are barristers, solicitors and advocates practising in all aspects of immigration, asylum and nationality law. LPA exists to promote and improve advice and representation in immigration, asylum and nationality law, through an extensive programme of training and disseminating information and by providing research and opinion that draw on the experiences of members.

 

The Association of Regulated Immigration Advisers (ARIA) is the professional Association for Regulated Immigration Advisers in the United Kingdom. The Aims of the Association of Regulated Immigration Advisers are to promote the image and professionalism of all regulated immigration advisors and to build a partnership and improve communication between other immigration recognised bodies, organisations and institutions.

 

We are registered with the Office of Information Commissioner’s Office, UK – Reg. No. ZA080344. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is the UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals.

 

Member: JCWI, UK – 4557

City Legal Services Limited is proud to be a member of the JOINT COUNCIL FOR THE WELFARE OF IMMIGRANTS (JCWI) , Our goal is to educate and promote justice & fairness in Immigration & Asylum in UK. Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI) is an independent national charity which exists to campaign for justice in immigration, nationality and refugee law and policy.

 

We are registered with the Companies House, UK – Reg. No. 9179580

All limited companies in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland are registered at Companies House, an Executive Agency of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS).The main functions of Companies House are to incorporate and dissolve limited companies; examine and store company information delivered under the Companies Act and related legislation; and make this information available to the public.

 

Enterprise Nation is the most active UK small business community and a leading campaigning voice for small business to government and the media on behalf of its members. Their mission is to create a more entrepreneurial society in the UK by helping individuals to start, run and grow their business.