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Sole Representative Visa | Farani Taylor | Immigration Services
30th November 2021

Sole Representative Visa FAQs

What is a Sole Representative? When deciding whether the applicant can be classified as a sole representative under the representative of an overseas business category, the Home Office UKVI will consider the following factors: The sole representative must have: been employed by the parent company in a senior position within the company a track record…
23rd November 2021

If you are aged between 18 and 24 you may be able to apply for ILR after 5 years

Hannah Ibrahim discusses the recent changes leading some to be eligible to apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain (ILR) after 5 years. Hannah is a dedicated paralegal with a bright future ahead of her. She is extremely knowledgeable in the area of Immigration. The Home Office concession, only published on 21st October 2021, has already…
Farhan Farani | Managing Director | Farani Taylor Solicitors
22nd November 2021

Farhan Farani profile in the New Law Journal

As part of the New Law Journal’s Movers & Shakers segment, they asked our managing director, Farhan Farani, a series of questions about his career and life. Farhan Farani is the founding partner of Farani Taylor Solicitors. He has a wide range of expertise from complex litigation to business-related support for global companies. While being…
Sara Khan | Solicitor | Farani Taylor Solicitors
11th November 2021

Meet Sara Khan

Sara Khan, Solicitor, is a Criminal Defence Specialist who speaks to us about money laundering. She has acted in a variety of cases from violent to financial crime. Sara is a highly experienced criminal law solicitor. She has dealt with a variety of clients regarding various accusations. We ask some of the key questions about…
Money Laundering | Farani Taylor Solicitors | Criminal Law
26th October 2021

Global Organized Crime Index states the UK is a global hub for money laundering

Although the UK boasts some of the strongest anti-money laundering legislation in the world the report states it is a ‘global hub for money laundering’. The Global Organized Crime Index uses both qualitative and quantitative research to provide an assessment of global crime. What does the report outline? The report highlights that the UK is…
Hamidullah Khan | Director | Farani Taylor Solicitors
19th October 2021

Meet Hamidullah Khan

Hamidullah Khan is a Director and Solicitor, specialising in Housing, Probate and Litigation discusses housing and tenancy rights. He is known for his methodical approach combined with excellent client service. Hamidullah is an experienced Civil Litigation, Housing and Welfare Benefit Solicitor-Advocate. We ask Hamidullah some key questions on legal issues surrounding housing. What made you…
Tenancy Rights | Housing | Farani Taylor Solicitors
12th October 2021

Tenancy Rights explained

Following the opening up of the economy, many face uncertainty regarding eviction but are unaware of their legal tenancy rights. If you have a problem with your landlord then it is essential that you know your rights. Our housing team has years of experience dealing with these matters. What are my rights as a tenant?…
Shahzad Saeed | Business Immigration | Farani Taylor Solcitors
6th October 2021

Meet Shahzad Saeed

The advent of Brexit and the pandemic has seen huge changes in immigration. There have been hundreds of changes in the immigration rules over the past two years. This has led to our client confusion as to what applications they should be making and when. Family and Immigration Specialist, Director and Solicitor, Shahzad Saeed has…
Divorce or separation
1st October 2021

Divorce or Separation does not need to be messy…

The pandemic has led to a surge in divorce and separations. Many couples realising that they are no longer suitable for each other. But the end of a relationship does not need to be nasty. Sana Ghani outlines why a separation should be planned rather than messy. Sana’s legal practice covers a variety of areas…
1st October 2021

What is Inheritance Tax?

Qudsia Hameed discusses inheritance tax and the importance of estate planning. Qudsia is a trainee solicitor working to help clients with their estate planning needs. She also has had seats working in Family and Immigration departments. Inheritance tax is applied to estates when someone with enough assets dies. It is a 40% tax on anything…