Louis MacWilliam joined Truth Legal in 2019 as our Head of Immigration.
He previously worked at Blacks Solicitors in Leeds as Head of Immigration and worked for four years at a leading London law firm, Bindmans.
Now, with over eleven years’ under his belt as an immigration specialist, Louis acts for individuals in relation to applications for spouse or partner applications, EU nationals and their family members, investors, entrepreneurs, and workers. He also assists with challenges to Home Office visa refusals.
In addition, Louis specialises in helping businesses to sponsor individuals and apply for a sponsor licence. He assists with all other aspects of maintaining a sponsor licence, including compliance and challenges to enforcement action. He assists organisations around securing the rights of EU employees and helping them to adapt to Brexit.
Louis is a member of the Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association and is an experienced litigator having represented clients in immigration Tribunals and in the High Court.
Louis also lectures in immigration law at the University of Law. He is an experienced trainer and regularly delivers immigration training to businesses, members associations and international students.
As Featured on BBC Look North
In February 2020, Louis was interviewed on BBC Look North giving his thoughts on the proposed new immigration system.