What is an immigration lawyer?

Immigration lawyers can provide professional advice for a variety of immigration issues, for example, if you encounter any difficulties with the immigration process or you are unsure of the best option for your situation. Most commonly, immigration lawyers will assist foreign citizens with their pathway into Australia but can also assist in cases where visa or citizenship status is being contested.

Why do I need an immigration lawyer?

When applying for a visa or citizenship in Australia there are a range of legal options you will need to consider to ensure your needs are adequately met. Some instances where you may need to consult an immigration lawyer include:

  • If you are applying for family visas;
  • If you are applying for business or working visas;
  • If you are trying to acquire Australian citizenship;
  • If you have been refused a visa or your visa has been cancelled and require assistance with appealing the decision;
  • If you require assistance with sponsorship or nomination;
  • If you require help when drafting your application

As there are a variety of visas that provide pathways into Australia, seeking advice from an immigration lawyer can ensure you gain the best options for you, your family and/or your business.

How much will an immigration lawyer charge?

Legal costs can be unpredictable and expensive. They are the last thing you want to deal with during an already stressful immigration process. Immigration lawyers can charge on a fixed price or hourly basis depending on the scope of the work.

Our aim at LawPath is to provide you with legal options that are affordable, fast and suited to your needs. We’ll connect you with immigration lawyers most suited to your individual needs. This allows you to choose the solution which is best tailored to your situation.

What will an immigration lawyer provide?

Australian citizenship and immigration can be a complex and sometimes confusing process. This stressful process can be made easier by an immigration lawyer who can provide advice and guidance whilst helping you deal with the paperwork. Our network of immigration lawyers will provide you with the right legal advice and documents that you will need throughout the visa or citizenship process while ensuring you receive the best possible outcome.

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