Recognised for “helping people escape persecution”

29 Jun


IMMIGRATION and asylum law specialist, Stephen Winter, Advocate, has been given the accolade of Lawyer of the Week in the Law Section of The Times Scotland.

Mr Winter represented an Afghan-born man who won a Court of Session ruling for an in-country appeal against a refusal of leave to remain on the basis that his partner was a British woman.

The column featuring him, in which he says he would like to be remembered for playing a part in helping people escape persecution, can be accessed via