Sean specialises in all areas of Immigration law including Asylum, EU and Nationality matters. Sean also undertakes work in other areas of law particularly where there is an overlap with immigration and human rights issues, especially in employment or general civil matters.
Prior to joining the Bar Sean was accredited by the Law Society as an immigration and asylum specialist in 2005 and as a Supervisor in 2006 and has previously managed the largest immigration appeal team in the North of England as well as working as a Supervisor at a Law Centre.
With a considerable experience in all areas of Immigration, Asylum, EU and Nationality matters,Sean regularly appears in the First-Tier Tribunal and the Upper Tribunal accepting instructions to appear throughout the UK. Frequently instructed in Judicial Review proceedings Sean is often utilised in drafting grounds and appearing in urgent applications, particularly where last-minute injunctions are required. Earlier this year Sean appeared in theCourt of Appeal representing the Appellant in HSB v SSHD.
Since 2011, Sean has been sitting as a Lay Panellist in the Medical Practitioners Tribunal and was appointed as a Tribunal Chair in 2015.
Sean is a member of the Immigration Legal Practitioners Association and the Administrative Law Bar Association.
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