Immigration Lawyer Nelson

Juggling work, confusion, and piles of documents? We see the effort you're putting in. Let our skilled immigration lawyer in Nelson help streamline this journey, ensuring peace of mind at every step.

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Our mission is to take the stress out of the immigration process for you. We've successfully helped thousands of clients just like you since 2006.

With us, you can apply with confidence.

No More Worries

You can finally relax knowing industry-leading legal representation will be by your side at every step.

Road to Success

We leave no stone unturned, ensuring your application meets all relevant criteria, minimising the chance of a decline.

Genuine Support

We take every client relationship as a long-term commitment and ensure that you feel well looked after at all times.

A range of services in Nelson that help safeguard every twist and turn of your immigration journey.

Our services

Residence Visa

Embark on your journey to permanent residency with confidence. We're with you, every step of the way. Let's do this together.

Work Visa

Student Visa

Visitor Visa

Resolve Issues

Employer

  • Skilled Migrant Category
  • Green List - Straight to Residence
  • Green List - Work to Residence
  • Care Workforce Work to Residence
  • Transport Sector Work to Residence
  • Partnership Category
  • Parent Category
  • Parent Retirement Category
  • Dependent Child Category

Immigration Lawyer Nelson works closely with

Why should I get Immigration Lawyer Nelson to help me?

  • Confidently navigate the intricate and ever-evolving immigration laws with our knowledgeable immigration lawyer who keep you informed about changes and their impact on your case.
  • Our highly skilled immigration advisory team in Nelson is committed to simplifying the visa application process. We assist with paperwork, meet deadlines, and ensure all requirements are met for a seamless journey.
  • When faced with complex issues, such as receiving a PPI (potentially prejudicial information) letter from an immigration officer, we excel at formulating strategic solutions and crafting successful submissions.

How are you different to immigration advisers in Nelson?

  • Membership in the New Zealand Law Society and having a current practising certificate means our immigration lawyers do not need to hold immigration adviser's licence.
  • Our lawyer has completed an intensive four-year legal training program at the tertiary level, distinguishing us from immigration advisers who undergo a one-year online training.
  • Lawyers, in contrast to immigration advisers and consultants, have the authority to witness declarations, and certify documents, offering you comprehensive legal support.

From challenges to wins, our clients share tales of our unwavering support.

Client Testimonials

You will feel like your concerns are taken care of

Words cannot begin to describe the enormity of the satisfaction we feel towards Michael and his Immigration advice. He has always been honest, insightful, helpful and professional. I totally recommend him for anyone seeking help with Immigration to NZ in Nelson - you will feel like your concerns are taken care of.

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Andy T

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Always really supportive and helpful

My partner and I have our resident visa approved today as Michael always being really supportive and helpful for us. We truly appreciated Immigration Lawyer Nelson and highly recommend to people who need helps for your visa.

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Eve W

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Michael and his team are the best

Highly recommended!!!! Michael and his team are the best!!! They helped us with an urgent matter in Nelson regarding a transfer visa. With their help we have done this just in time before our trip!! They are really the proof that good competent and honest persons still exists in our days!!!

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Nick C

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I'm so grateful to have him as my lawyer

Highly Recommended Immigration Lawyer. My working visa just approved. And we still working on my resident visa. Finger cross for this one too. Michael worked 24/7 on my visa. Fast responded with all the questions. I'm so grateful to have him as my lawyer in Nelson. Thanks Michael, you're awesome ! 👍

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Maya A

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Very proactive and dedicated

Michael successfully gained a work visa and then a permanent residence visa for me in Nelson, all within 5 months. He was very proactive and dedicated. It was obvious he didn't consider this 9-to-5 job, I got several emails from him in the evening and at the weekend. I'm very pleased I came to him, it was money well-spent.

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John D T

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The process we follow in Nelson isn't just about paperwork; it's about making sure that we are able to help your dreams come true.

How We Look After Your Case

  • Enquire

    Take the first step on your journey by getting in touch with us. We're here to offer initial insights and address any queries you may have.

  • Engage

    When you're prepared, formally come on board with us. We'll email you our letter of engagement, which discusses the scope and our terms.

  • Prepare

    We provide a tailored list of necessary documents along with samples, ensuring you have the blueprint for a well-prepared for the application.

  • Review

    Let us undertake a thorough review of the information gathered. We will offer further guidance if we need more information and documents to make the case stronger.

  • Lodgement

    Once we lodge your application, we will regularly track the processing of the application and keep you informed about any developments.

  • Report

    Upon receiving a decision, we will immediately communicate the results to you, ensuring you have all the information you need for the next phase.

Here are some of the more frequently asked questions for those navigating their immigration processes in Nelson.

Related Questions

Fees will vary depending on which firm you approach and what kind of work they need to undertake. Law firms generally require their staff solicitors to record their time and use that as the basis for billing. We adopt a fixed fee approach instead, giving a bit more certainty to our clients about the cost involved.
Generally speaking, lawyers and licenced immigration advisers can provide immigration advice. As lawyers, we are not required to hold an immigration adviser's licence.
If you can fill out our contact form, we will let you know if you are eligible for a free 15-minute consultation.

What sets us apart isn't just expertise, but the value we bring to every client's journey in Nelson.

Why We are the Best Choice for Looking After Your Immigration Case

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Solid and Reliable

Delivering top services for 18 years

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Pinpoint Focus

Immigration law and nothing else

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Ease of Communication

Keeping you posted with relevant updates

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From Guesswork to Guidance

Lawyers clarifying visa processes

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Trusted Name in Nelson

Reputable firm you can trust

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Reasonable Pricing

Top service and affordability combined

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