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Our Immigration Law Team


Our Immigration Team are made up of highly experienced and competent solicitors, who all have a good knowledge of, not only UK Immigration Law, but that of other countries. Between them, they speak a range of languages, meaning our clients can interact with us in their native tongue, if need be. Our Team are on hand to offer free legal advice at any time, so get in contact with them today.

Click on a staff member’s name to see their full profile.

Name: Farhan Farani

Position: Partner and Legal Advisor

With FJT since: Founder in 2008.

Specialities: Business Immigration

Other Areas: Litigation, Debt Recovery, Professional Negligence

Languages Spoken: English

Email: farhan@faranitaylor.com


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Name: Sheryar Khan

Position: Legal Advisor

Qualifications: Double Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and Law, Bar Vocational Course

Specialities: Immigration

Languages Spoken: English

Other: Sheryar has written many legal articles that have been published for many reputable publications including the Solicitor’s Journal.

Email: skhan@faranitaylor.com


Name: Pothiayah Aplasamy

Position: Solicitor

With FJT since: March 2013

Practising Since: 2013

Qualifications: LLB (Hons.), Diploma in LPC CPE,

Specialities: Immigration, Employment, Traffic Offence, Criminal Injuries, Compensation

Other Areas: Land and Tenant

Languages Spoken: English, Tamil, Telegu, Malay

Other: Pothiayah has been working in law for many years, and has 10 years experience working for the UK courts and Malaysian Judiciary. In his spare time, Pothiayah enjoys a number of sports, including, Badminton, Hockey and Football.

Email: samy@faranitaylor.com

Name: Amer Rahman

Position: Partner

Practising Since: 1994

Specialities: Immigration; particularly Asylum and Human Rights

Other Areas: Sports Law

Languages Spoken: English

Email: arahman@faranitaylor.com


Name: Dost Malik

Position: Advisor

Practising Since: 1999

Specialities: Immigration; Overstayers, Nationality law, Illegal Contractors

Languages Spoken: English

Other: Mr Malik has appeared on TV advising on the development and practise of Immigration Law on TV.

Email: dmalik@faranitaylor.com


Name: Fehmina Farani

Position: Advisor

With FJT since: 2005

Practising Since: 2005

Qualifications: Masters & Batchelors in Law

Specialities: Immigration

Other Areas: Personal Injury

Languages Spoken: English, Urdu, Punjabi

Other: In her spare time, Fehmina enjoys writing various articles

Email: ffarani@faranitaylor.com


Name: Ahsan Malik

Position: Paralegal

With FJT since: August 2013

Practising Since: July 2012

Qualifications: LLB (Hons.), LPC

Specialities: Immigration, Conveyancing

Other Areas: Family Law (specifically matrimonial matters), Wills and Probate, litigation

Languages Spoken: English

Other: Had Ahsan not taken up a career in law, he would have loved to be a wedding planner. He also has a strong interest in Turkish and Middle Eastern music.

Email: amalik@faranitaylor.com


Name: Aynel Mustafa

Position: Paralegal

With FJT since: August 2011

Qualifications: LLB


Other Areas: Civil litigation, Criminal law, Property, Family

Languages Spoken: English, Turkish

Other: In her free time, Aynel enjoys nothing more than going to the theatre.

Email: amustafa@faranitaylor.com

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