Ms Shazia Raja is the Senior Partner at Sabeers Stone Greene Solicitors.
She qualified as a solicitor in 1999 and worked for a number of law firms. in and around London, before setting up her own practice in 2005. Shazia has extensive experience in Immigration law, and takes a pragmatic approach to every case.
Areas of Expertise
Her particular expertise is in advising on asylum matters.
She has acted on a number of Judicial Review immigration applications where she had removal directions successfully overturned in cases where her clients’ other rights of appeal in the High Court have been exhausted.
Her other areas of Immigration expertise include:
- Human Rights applications
- Visa and work permit applications
- Marriage applications
- Sponsorship and extension of stay applications
- Welfare Benefits
- Criminal Law
- Family Law, with a particular expertise in divorce matters
She has taken part in ‘Immigration Hour’ on Venus TV, where she provided ad hoc legal advice on immigration matters to callers.
She speaks fluent English, Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi.
Outside of work, Shazia is a keep-fit enthusiast and enjoys a number of sporting activities, including swimming and tennis.