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Immigration Fraud

Our Immigration Fraud Solicitors have defended some of the largest, most serious and high-profile Immigration Frauds of recent times. We have a numerous successful results in this field and defended one of the largest and most significant Sham Marriages prosecutions originally uncovered by the BBC Panorama programme.

Examples of our successes are listed in the Fraud Cases section of the website but a recent case in which we successfully challenged a Sham Marriage conviction to the Court of Appeal can be found here: 

Immigration Fraud Case Acquittal in Sham Marriages Case

Key features of Immigration Fraud cases

Further to recent media interest in Immigration Law and the increase of foreign nationals wanting to enter the UK; Border Agency prosecutions of Immigration Offences is becoming more common. Facing such charges is extremely stressful, in particular if English is not your first language. At Stuart Miller Solicitors, our specialist Immigration Fraud Solicitors will be able to explain the law to you in a way which is easy to understand. We will be able to seek funding for the evidence to be translated in your native language and this in itself will provide you with better chances of success.

Immigration Offences often have some form of Fraud background. The key element is usually 'dishonesty' and our Fraud Solicitors are experts at defending these allegations. Whether you are pursued for offences under the Immigration Actthe Immigration & Asylum Act or the Fraud Act, we will be ready to offer effective advice and provide pro-active representation to achieve your objectives.

If you are accused of Human Trafficking offences or arranging Sham Marriages, you can be confident that our Immigration Fraud Lawyers have the knowledge, expertise and tactical resolve to fight on your behalf.

What can our Immigration Fraud Solicitors do for you?

Regardless of the nature of the allegations, our Fraud Lawyers will do everything possible to secure evidence on your behalf and offer you the best solutions. We regularly defend those accused of:

  • Entering Without Leave
  • Obtaining Leave by Deception
  • Overstaying
  • Failing to Observe Conditions of Leave
  • Assisting or Facilitating Unlawful Immigration 
  • Facilitating Entry of Asylum Seekers
  • Employment of Illegal Immigrants
  • Forgery & Counterfeiting Offences
  • Identity Document Offences; or
  • Non-Co-operation With a Request for Information

We are experts in negotiations with the UKBA and always try to find the outcome most favourable to our client. If we can secure sufficient and credible defence material at the outset, you will find our Immigration Fraud Solicitors eager to seek an early end to the proceedings.

Airport Immigration Long Line of People Waiting


Stuart Miller Solicitors have recently defended several very large cases involving human trafficking and sham marriage allegations. There were vast defence investigations required in these cases which required specialists and not general practitioners. Undertaking foreign investigations, securing huge numbers of witnesses and chasing historic defence material are all fundamental challenges facing an Immigration Fraud Solicitor. Each piece of evidence takes our client closer to success and Stuart Miller Solicitors are always committed to achieving that success where possible.

Want to discuss your case with an Immigration Fraud Solicitor?

Early action in any case is pivotal to increasing the chances of success. In such complex and intimidating investigations or prosecutions, you will require skilful advice at every juncture. Please Contact Usand ask to speak to our Fraud Solicitors to arrange a meeting in person, online or by telephone. If you prefer, you can WhatsApp us from the link you will find at the bottom banner if you open this page on your mobile phone device.