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Antonia Torr is a superstar in my book: She is deeply knowledgeable about the law; fully familiar with the realities of it in practice; always has smart, creative solutions to offer.

Legal 500 2021
About

As Head of Immigration Services, Antonia Torr is a solicitor with extensive experience in UK immigration law specialising in both business and private client migration.

Antonia assists clients in the UK and overseas in obtaining their investor, entrepreneur or sole representative visas. She gives in-depth advice to those who wish to sponsor migrants whether it be through the family route or under a work permit scheme.

Antonia regularly advises private individuals, sports persons, and businesses providing pragmatic and technically accurate solutions to complex legal problems.

She assesses her client’s needs alongside the requirements of the Immigration Rules and looks to achieve the best possible outcome for clients.

Antonia often advises individuals looking at international surrogacy or adoption and uses her legal knowledge to help bring families together. 

Experienced in complex human rights issues, Antonia regularly appears before the First and Upper Tier Tribunals as a Solicitor-Advocate.

Recent work
  • Assisted a number of Tier 1 (Investor) Migrants from the UAE and China.
  • Successfully obtained multiple Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) visas for numerous clients from the Asian sub-continent.
  • Effectively challenged the Home Office in its refusal to grant a visa for a businessman suffering from motor neurone disease.
  • Obtained a sponsor licence for an already ‘black listed’ multi-million pound franchise.
  • Persuaded the Home Office to rescind a £30,000 Civil Penalty Notice against a large food distribution company.
  • Secured entry clearance for the spouse of an American businessman.
Accolades

"Antonia Torr is a superstar in my book: She is deeply knowledgeable about the law; fully familiar with the realities of it in practice; always has smart, creative solutions to offer; knows well her counterparts and how best to approach them, and is always friendly and positive." Legal 500 2021

Antonia is recognised in Chambers High Net Worth 2020 as "Up and Coming" for Immigration: HNWIs - UK. She is described as  being "very approachable and friendly and easy to get along with. She is fantastic and makes you feel very comfortable".

 

Did you know

Although UK born, Antonia has spent most of her life in Africa, Australia and Canada giving her a real insight into international migration and relocation.

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