Ilda de Sousa discusses the challenges post no deal Brexit for UK based lawyers working in the EU and vice versa.
Ilda de Sousa, Partner at Kingsley Napley discusses the challenges that a post no deal Brexit will have on UK based lawyers working in Belgium and Belgian lawyers working in the UK with Bernard Caris, Partner at Younity in Brussels. From a regulatory perspective, Jessica Clay, Senior Associate at Kingsley Napley provides an overview of what lawyers should be doing for their employees when flying them in and out of Belgium.
ABOUT ILDA DE SOUSA
Ilda de Sousa is a partner in the immigration team at Kingsley Napley. She is a South African qualified attorney and a British qualified solicitor with more than ten years of UK corporate immigration law experience, managing large company clients as well as handling complex matters for individuals, British nationality applications, appeals, judicial reviews and applications under European Law including Brexit related advice. She also has extensive knowledge and experience in all aspects of the Points Based System and in advising investors, entrepreneurs and high-net worth individuals.
ABOUT Jessica Clay
Jessica Clay is a Senior Associate with over a decade’s worth of experience specialising in legal services regulation. Jessica’s work in this sector focuses on advising her clients in relation to complying with regulatory obligations, better understanding the importance of legal ethics within regulation, regulatory investigations and public law matters, including reviewing regulatory frameworks and decision making processes. Outside the legal services sector, she acts both for and against the regulators of the accountancy and actuarial professionals.
ABOUT Bernard Caris
Bernard Caris is a Partner at Younity and has been a member of the Dutch-Speaking section of the Brussels Bar Association since 1994. His practice is focused on business immigration. Bernard is a regular speaker about business immigration at conferences organized by IBA (International Bar Association), AILA (American Immigration Lawyers Association), and CILS (Center for International Legal Studies). He has written several articles in this practice area. Since 2005 “Who's Who Legal: Corporate Immigration” recognizes him as a specialist in the field of business immigration.