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Elena Vaina

Elena Vaina


Elena has a law degree from the Novosibirsk State University in Russia and has completed the Graduate Diploma in Law and the Legal Practice Course in the UK.

Having previously worked at a top-tier American law firm and with Amnesty International, Elena currently works in our Complex Litigation Team.

Elena is a native Russian speaker.


Recent articles

Detention of asylum seekers pending extradition: how lawful is it? 20 November 2020

Can an asylum seeker work in the UK? 13 October 2020

European Court Of Human Rights Rules Azerbaijan Violated Right To Life 23 June 2020

Significant Changes In Russian Immigration Law 9 June 2020

Leave To Remain Does Not Automatically Mean ‘No Public Funds’ 9 June 2020

Court Upholds ‘Right To Rent’ Checks Scheme 29 April 2020

Volunteering and Second Employment - Unprecedented Changes to Support the NHS 14 April 2020

Windrush Scandal Review Released – But Will It Receive The Attention Due? 25 March 2020

The Investor Visa offers a Gateway to the UK but it needs to be carefully monitored 16 January 2020

Interpretation problems in immigration proceedings: how grave can they be? 11 December 2019

Landmark Human Rights Case: ECtHR Finds UK Supreme Court To Be Wrong 21 November 2019

False Representations As Grounds For Refusal 12 November 2019

Recent changes to the Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) visa 10 October 2019

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