City law firm Fox Williams LLP has strengthened its international employment and immigration offering with the appointment of immigration expert Sacha Schoenfeld. Sacha is an experienced immigration partner and is Fox Williams’ sixth partner hire in 18 months.
Sacha has expertise in all aspects of UK business and employment-related immigration, and handles complex matters for companies, entrepreneurs and individuals at all levels of management, including potential liability for illegal employment, sponsor licensing, the transfer and recruitment of individuals and related matters, and applications and appeals under UK and European Law.
Sacha joins as Head of the Immigration Practice and heads up a team of four lawyers.
Sacha trained at Withers, qualified in 1993 and brings a wealth of knowledge of UK and European immigration law to the firm, having worked in top firms in Paris, Romania and here in the UK.
Commenting on her appointment, Sacha said:
“Fox Williams has an established reputation within the City for providing exceptional service to clients on a broad range of contentious and non-contentious employment issues. My experience and background will complement this offering, and I’m excited to join the firm as it continues its rapid expansion.”
Jane Mann, Head of Employment, comments:
“I’m very pleased to welcome Sacha to our Employment and Immigration team. Our clients will benefit from her deep experience of current immigration practices. Britain is the world’s fifth largest economy and the City of London is a sought after destination for the global workforce. We welcome Sacha’s experience in advising international clients on UK immigration requirements.”