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Louis MacWilliam

Head of Immigration – Solicitor – Director – Owner

Louis MacWilliam is our Head of Immigration, Director, Solicitor and co-owner of Truth Legal.

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.

In January 2021, Louis became a Director and co-owner of Truth Legal.

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.

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