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QC Immigration Team2019-06-21T13:41:05+00:00

QC Immigration Team

Qiyin Chuah
Qiyin ChuahFounder & Principal
” Qiyin and her team has demonstrated outstanding professionalism, honesty, and expertise..”
” QC Immigration took care of everything and she’s my lawyer for life.”
” She is incredibly knowledgeable and really cares about her clients.”

Languages: English, Mandarin & Malay

Qiyin is a recognised industry expert with more than 15 years of legal experience. She graduated from the University of Manchester with an LL.B (Hons) in Law and an LLM in International Business Law. As a highly-skilled migrant herself, Qiyin fully understands the complicated circumstances and high expectations of our clients. She has proven victories in defending our clients’ businesses, children’s best interests, women’s rights, LGBT rights and challenging Home Office refusals. Our returning clients typically stay with us for over 6 years from obtaining their very first visa until British citizenship. Qiyin regularly provides mentoring, training and supervision to other lawyers in their pursuit for similar successes. Qiyin is a regular media contributor, including:

– ITV News interview about the Tier 2 Work Visa quota and NHS staff shortages
– Hong Kong iMoney Magazine interview on Business Immigration from High Net Worth Individuals (HNWI)

Hafsah Awan
Hafsah AwanAssociate
“Hafsah dealt with the application thoroughly and professionally. It was immediately clear that she was very experienced and knew the area inside out. Every single question I had she answered promptly and with patience and clarity. At each step of the process, I felt in safe hands and her work has just enabled me to obtain ILR status. I strongly recommend QC Immigration and Hafsah, in particular, for anybody looking for an immigration lawyer.”

Languages: English, Urdu, Hindi & Punjabi

Hafsah is our Corporate Immigration Specialist helping businesses with their Tier 2 Sponsor Licence applications, Tier 2 General and Tier 2 Intra-Company Transfer visas. She is a Law and Business graduate from the University of Kingston with diverse legal experience. She has a successful track record in Family Visas, Points-based System, Indefinite Leave to Remain and British Citizenship applications.

Hafsah is often commended for her exceptionally strategic and professional approach when guiding clients through complicated circumstances, providing swift and positive outcomes consistently.

Zeba Begum
Zeba BegumAssociate
“Diligent support and excellent service.”
“Zeba and Marianna made what seemed a daunting process an absolute breeze. The blend of deep expertise, attention to detail and client focus makes them a joy to work with.”

Language: English, Bengali, Urdu & Hindi

Zeba specialises in complex immigration cases, with vast experience in Family Visa applications, Appeals, Administrative Review, Judicial Review and Asylum matters. She has contended unlawful Detention and submitted Bail applications to secure successful releases. She has also accumulated expertise on the judiciary system, having worked extensively with the Appeal courts matters extending all the way to the European Court of Human Rights. Her diverse experience including commercial litigation enables her to deal effectively with Point-based System (PBS) matters for workers, entrepreneurs and students alike.

Zeba is passionate about Human Rights and she works tirelessly to ensure every client achieves the best possible outcome.

Marianna Makrygiannaki
Marianna MakrygiannakiParalegal
“You have made the process very simple and hassle-free.”
“Zeba and Marianna made what seemed a daunting process an absolute breeze. The blend of deep expertise, attention to detail and client focus makes them a joy to work with.”

Languages: English, Greek, Spanish & German

Marianna’s lifelong passion for Immigration Law is reflected in her focused work experience and academics. She graduated with a Masters from Queen Mary University, achieving a Distinction for European Immigration Law. She has been awarded for her excellent skills with clients in legal competitions. Marianna is active in Pro-bono work, such as helping vulnerable individuals access housing and benefits that they are legally entitled to. She volunteers at an organisation promoting the legal protection of refugees globally.

Omar Quraishi
Omar QuraishiStrategic Advisor
Omar contributes to the firm’s operations with his strong commercial background and vast entrepreneurial expertise. With an Executive MBA from London Business School, he provides tailored long-term UK immigration solutions to our SME (small medium enterprise) and multinational corporate clients.