Lawrence Lupin is the founding Director and head of the firm. Since he first established the firm in 1998, his leadership and passion for client service have created a thriving practice, expanding in size and scope of services.
After graduating in law at Birmingham University in 1984, Lawrence completed his legal training at Simons Muirhead and Burton in London’s West End. Initially a criminal lawyer, and with experience in personal injury, and trial advocacy, he has specialised in immigration law since 1993.
Under Lawrence’s guidance, the firm has developed a robust ethos of helping vulnerable people, including victims of torture and those at genuine risk if deported to their country of origin.
Lawrence’s casework ranges from securing sponsor licences for colleges and businesses to judicial reviews preventing the deportation of skilled workers. He has succeeded in securing positive outcomes for clients applying under Tier 1 including investors, entrepreneurs, the exceptional talent category, and representatives of overseas businesses. He has extensive experience in family migration, EEA cases, and human rights including representation in the Special Immigration Appeals Commission (SIAC).
Lawrence is ranked in Chambers & Partners UK Guide 2016.
Lawrence Lupin of LUPINS is a seasoned immigration specialist with expertise in PBS applications, fighting deportation orders and public law challenges to government decisions. Clients say: “He explains things very clearly for me in a way I can understand.”Chambers & Partners UK Guide 2016.
- Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association (ILPA)
- International Bar Association (IBA)
- Legal Aid Practitioners Group (LAPG) formerly a committee member
Lawrence Lupins’ Success Stories
Some call us persuasive, we call ourselves commanding.
Others call us dependable, we call ourselves LUPINS.
LUPINS support you all the way:
Communicating in clear language and making sure that you know where you stand
Ensure that you are applying for the right immigration process
Ensure that you have the documentation that proves you qualify for your chosen immigration process
Advise and assist you in completing and submitting the application forms
Make detailed representations in support of your application, setting out clearly why the application should succeed, highlighting the documentation we are submitting and how this proves you satisfy the legal provisions
Put simply, our immigration solicitors will hold your hands throughout the process,
liaising with all relevant government bodies, including UK Visas and Immigration,
British Consulate, overseas agents and where necessary the courts.