Breaking the Chains – Parliamentary Launch

Sangeetha was invited to a launch event at Parliament on Thursday 25th April 2019 launching ‘Breaking the Chains’, a programme co-run by Migrant and Refugee Children’s Legal Unit and Shpresa, a charity which focuses on the welfare of unaccompanied Albanian asylum-seeking children.   Accompanied by other immigration law practitioners, NGOs working on migration issues, trafficking support groups and…

Article highlighting the systematic dispossession of asylum seekers in mainland Greece

Sangeetha published an article for the Border Criminologies department of the University of Oxford, highlighting the systematic dispossession.  The article, entitled “Greece: Dispossession through the guise of protection” explores the systematic dispossession and forced destitution of the most vulnerable refugees in mainland Greece. For ease, the full article is reproduced below: Greece: Dispossession through the guise…

Immigration Law Conference – London

Goldsmith Chambers co-hosted the Law Friends Society Immigration Law conference at Conway Hall in London on 24th October 2018.  The full-day CPD event covered case law and statutory updates to help immigration solicitors and practitioners with their practice.   Sangeetha discussed how to successfully win Article 8 appeals in the context of criminal deportations.  This…

Immigration Law Conference – Birmingham

Sangeetha was invited to conduct two of six lectures at the annual Law Friends Society Immigration Law seminar in Birmingham on 18th October 2018. The full-day CPD event provided solicitors and other immigration law practitioners with crucial case law and statutory updates to assist their practice.   Sangeetha spoke firstly about the new Immigration Bail…

Immigration Law Conference – Manchester

Sangeetha was invited to give a CPD accredited lecture at the Law Friends Society Immigration Law conference in Manchester on the 11th October 2018.  The full-day CPD event provided solicitors and other immigration law practitioners with case law and statutory updates to assist their practice. Sangeetha gave two lectures at the conference.  First she spoke…