Natasha is a solicitor and the risk and compliance partner in London, with over 15 years' experience in UK immigration law, nationality and EU free movement. She is ranked in Chambers and Partners 2020 as an immigration expert and recognised in Who’s Who Legal 2019 as a knowledgeable and determined adviser who is “well known in the UK market for her impressive work handling immigration and free movement matters”. In the Legal 500 UK 2018 she is described as a “polished professional with an excellent client manner, who inspires complete confidence and consistently provides well thought out advice”.
With particular interest in the prevention of illegal working and risk management strategies Natasha has developed the firm's immigration compliance audit service for clients and provides strategic advice on Tier 2 compliance and remedies. She offers practical focused training on ways to improve business systems to prevent non-compliance and has an impressive record in assisting many clients in maintaining an A rating with the Home Office despite previous non-compliance, including having a civil penalty cancelled and overturning licence revocation.
Natasha also manages the firm’s EU Brexit services for clients, creating tailored EU advisory services to clients and their staff preparing them for the changes ahead following the UK’s referendum to leave the EU. She provides individuals and businesses with strategic advice during the uncertainty caused by Brexit.
Natasha acts for a broad range of clients from major multinationals to start-up businesses and individuals, managing some of the firm’s highest profile corporate and education clients including international financial service providers, insurance businesses and exclusive fashion, retail and entertainment organisations.
As a practised speaker, Natasha is frequently invited to present to clients and contacts at events across the UK. She is a prolific writer on UK immigration for the HR media and the leading legal research provider, Lexis Nexis.
2006 - QLTT - BPP Law School
2000-2001 - BVC Inns of Court School of Law
1997-2000 - LLB London Guildhall University