Inadmissible Asylum Claims

Speaker: Shoba Aziz
Chambers: Great James Street Chambers

Great James Street’s highly experienced immigration and family barrister Shoba Aziz returns to the Law Friends stage to offer another crucial seminar for all immigration practitioners, focusing on inadmissible asylum claims, in particular:

What is an inadmissible asylum claim?
What is a safe third country?
S:80B and S:80C Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act 2002/Nationality Border Act 2022 (inadmissibility rules)
How does the Home Office decide whether an asylum claim may be inadmissible?
How to respond to an inadmissibility action (notice of intent decision)
How to challenge a negative inadmissibility decision
Home Office statistics

Relevant law

The Nationality, Asylum and Borders Act 2022
Bani v The Crown [2021] EWCA Crim 1958
Schedule 3 to the Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, etc.) Act 2004

Shoba has been instructed in some of the leading cases in this field and appears regularly before the courts in cases that raise important principles of law. She specialises in asylum, human rights and nationality matters. Shoba has been representing vulnerable appellants and victims of trafficking since 2003.