News Items from 12 Old Square

Latest News - Immigration Appeals

The cost of bringing an appeal is set to rocket from 10 October 2016.. 1) Application to the FTT for an oral hearing will rise from £140 to £800, 2) Decision on the papers the appeal fees will increase from £80 to £490. 3) Fee of £455 for an application to the FTT for permission to appeal to the UT 4) Fee of £350 to renew an application to the UT for permission to appeal 5) Appeal fee in the UT itself of £510.

See the link herewith for further details;
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2016/928/made

2 Members Ranked as Leading Juniors in the Legal 500 List

Chambers very pleased to have not 1, but 2 members listed in the Leading Juniors list - For Immigration (Including Business Immigration) Mr Parminder Saini & Mr Zane Malik

Chambers Ranked in Legal 500

12 Old Square is a ‘professional, friendly and highly efficient’ set, where members are praised for their co-operative approach and communication with solicitors. It is a common law chambers with particular expertise in crime, employment, family, immigration and housing law, as well as general civil litigation. The ‘approachable’ clerks ‘always go the extra mile for their clients’ and ‘understand the needs of law firms’. Of particular note is the ‘highly experienced’ and ‘impressive’ senior clerk, Lloyd Parker, who joined in 2015 from 1 Essex Court.

Upper Tribunal' Decision - Jurisdiction In JR Claims From Scotland

Darryl Balroop acted for the claimant and Zane Malik for the SSHD - UT's decision on its jurisdiction in JR claims of those who reside in Scotland, Herewith link: http://www.bailii.org/uk/cases/UKUT/IAC/2016/375.html

SFO News Update

Pleased to announce that Chambers has been approved to be placed on the SFO's Review Counsel Panel..