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Powers of the Department of Home Affairs
January 14, 2021

It is crucial to consider your visa circumstances when seeking assistance for criminal matters. Any sentence of imprisonment (suspended or immediate)…

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Visa Cancellation and Immigration Detention
January 14, 2021

Commonly, clients are surprised by the system they face when criminal charges impact their visa status.  Our Mitchell Simmons attempts the…

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The Migration Journey
January 14, 2021

Mark Sekerin, senior migration agent at MSM Legal, focuses on supporting clients seeking Employer Sponsored visas, Business and Investment visas, and…

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Judicial Review of s501 Visa Cancellations
December 28, 2020

We are currently seeing significant increases in the number of appeals being lodged for judicial review of visa cancellations. This corresponds…

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New Zealand Over-Represented in Character-based Visa Cancellations
December 21, 2020

Some nationalities are over-represented in character cancellations. New Zealand citizens comprise approximately 10 percent of Australia’s migrant population, but over the last…

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Accredited Specialist in Immigration Law: Mitch Simmons
December 16, 2020

We are pleased and proud that our Mitch Simmons has been recognised as an Accredited Specialist in Immigration Law. Well done Mitch.

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Section 501 Visa Cancellations and Refusals
December 14, 2020

The following chart represents the available data on all Section 501 character cancellations and visa refusals from 2012 to 2020. These increases…

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Business Talent Visa 132: Am I Eligible?
December 7, 2020

The Business Talent visa 132 is a permanent Australian visa. Visa subclass 132 has two streams. These streams have varying requirements….

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The relationship between criminal and migration law
September 24, 2020

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MSM Legal welcomes a new team member: Solicitor Katie Wren.
September 22, 2020

Katie’s analytical nature and people-centred approach are certain to be an asset for our clients and we are delighted to welcome…

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