Graeme Kirk is the senior partner and head of the immigration
Published in Who’s Who Legal: Corporate Immigration 2017 Graeme is one of 632 best immigration lawyers in the world from 43 countries, and recognised in the Legal 500 and Chambers Directories as one of the leading UK immigration lawyers.
Graeme practices at the head office in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, and the office in London W1, specialising in business immigration law since 1981 and founding and developing the immigration practice of Gross & Co, through recommendations from clients and other professionals, including UK solicitors and overseas lawyers. The current client list includes international banks, substantial British and foreign corporations, as well as smaller companies and entrepreneurs.
His immigration expertise covers all aspects of immigration from companies wishing to obtain a Sponsors Licence to employ foreign nationals, the Points-Based System Tiers 1-5, applications for entrepreneurs and investors, sole representatives and related family applications to foreign businesses opening operations in the UK.
A prolific speaker at conferences and seminars worldwide, Graeme is co-chairman of the IBA Global Immigration Conference in London held every two years since 2003.
Member of the Immigration Law Practitioners Association, now Co-Chair of the IBA Global Employment Institute.
UK contributor to Carswell’s “Global Business Immigration Handbook.
Past President of Bury St Edmunds Rotary Club and was chairman of the Immigration and Nationality Law Committee of the International Bar Association from 2000-2004.
Forthcoming speaking events: IBA Annual Conference, Sydney, Australia Monday 9 October 2017. Speaker at the session on “Citizenship and Residence – Immigration and tax issues
IBA 9th Biennial Global Immigration Conference – London – 13-15th November 2017. Co-chair for the 9th time
Who’s Who Legal 2017 ‘Gross & Co’s Graeme Kirk is highlighted as a “very solid and straightforward practitioner who really knows his stuff”. He offers clients over 35 years of experience in corporate immigration and is particularly knowledgeable on UK and EU matters.’
‘On behalf of my family, we thank you for the support and professionalism that you had provided us since 2008 on our journey to the UK.’ Private Individual