Shoba is an experienced and dedicated Barrister with a passion for advocacy, which is reflected through her impressive success rate. She has represented clients on many complex legal matters and undertakes work in all aspects of immigration, criminal, human rights, licensing, civil, regulatory and family law.
In this presentation, Shoba explains what Appendix Private Life is and when it came into force, before outlining the mechanics of the different categories of residence it defines. She uses an array of examples from case law to outline the law in practice, before ending her presentation with some useful practical tips.
Appendix private life Suitability and Eligibility Rules including residence requirement Settlement suitability Eligibility Requirement Validity requirements Leave to remain/ permission to stay for children and Young Adults- qualifying children Reasonableness test for children and caselaw Leave to remain / permission to stay for adults Grant of leave Very significant obstacle test ILR/Settlement on private life route Continuous residence In the UK and permission to stay KO (NIGERIA) AND OTHERS V SHHD (2018) UKSC 53(24 OCTOBER 2018) NA (BANGLADESH) AND OTHERS (2021 EWCA CIV 953 Runa  EWCA Civ 514 B.R v SSHD  EWHC 2471 (Admin) Para 22- NA BANGLADESH 2009 – EWCA CIV 8 ZH (Tanzania)  UKSC 4 EV (Philippines)  EWCA Civ 874. Zoumbas  UKSC 74 KO (Nigeria)  UKSC 53 Grant of permission to stay Settlement on the private life route Continuous residence Kamara  EWCA Civ 813 Parveen  EWCA Civ 932 AS  EWCA Civ 1284