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Carter Thomas Solicitors is a leading UK immigration law firm listed in both The Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners. The firm appears in the Times Best Law Firms and members of the team are named in Who’s Who Legal.

We act for businesses, education providers and individuals requiring legal advice and support on wide range of UK immigration law issues. We offer the full spectrum of immigration services from sponsor licence applications, maintenance and defence work, to preparing applications for leave to enter or remain such as Global Talent, Skilled Worker, ILR, Appendix FM, naturalisation, administrative reviews, etc.

We are a boutique firm committed to promoting equality of opportunities for all regardless of age, disability, gender or gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion and belief, or sexual orientation. We believe that the best results are achieved by bringing together talented people with complementary expertise and experiences and we aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths. To ensure that our commitment is never compromised, our values are supported by robust and regularly reviewed Equality and Diversity policies and procedures.

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Senior immigration professionals with a client following 

Are you a highly experienced partner or senior solicitor with a strong reputation and client following looking for a more flexible way of working?  If so, we can offer you a bespoke work model, designed around your lifestyle needs (for example, child care, study, sport and other personal commitments, etc.).

We have excellent IT systems, including sponsor licence management and visa tracking software, managed by our in-house IT resource, highly supportive administration and legal support teams and, of course, our leading immigration team.

By joining us, you will be able to continue to flourish professionally, whilst also enjoying wrap-around support when your focus needs to be on your personal or family life. We can offer full remote working where desired or you can work out of our head office located in Sheffield’s vibrant city centre (hybrid or full-time).

You are welcome to contact our head of immigration, Nichola Carter (, to arrange a confidential discussion.