“She is very flexible in her working style and she is always extremely prompt in her response”
"It made me feel comfortable that she was in control of a risky situation”
"She has a deep knowledge of immigration law"
"She is able to structure the case in a way that highlights the important parts of the dispute "
Nicolette has practised immigration law since 2007 at Laura Devine Immigration and is a recognised expert acting for entrepreneurs, investors, start-ups, international organisations, and EU nationals and their family members.
She has had notable success in advising on a number of complex initial and extension applications for Tier 1 Investor and Tier 1 Entrepreneur clients, and Global Talent applicants in the arts, science and technology routes and applications for accelerated settlement under these routes.
Nicolette has a reputation for business immigration strategic planning and giving pragmatic advice which aims to balance business objectives and minimise risk for clients, with a focus on timely outcomes. Her clients range from private clients seeking bespoke immigration solutions, to multinational organisations and household brands spanning the creative, legal, manufacturing, sporting, finance and investment, hospitality, publishing, technology, education and entertainment sectors.
Nicolette is an experienced presenter and has delivered training on Brexit, sponsorship and compliance to a number of corporate clients and on immigration to foreign lawyers participating in UK legal workshops organised by The Law Society. She is an active member of the Immigration Law Practitioners' Association.