Rachel Okello a specialist Immigration Solicitor has offered her four top tips for those who are actually being deported from the UK.
Mrs Okello who heads the Rogols Solicitors in Birmingham has over 16 years’ experience of practising UK immigration law.
A couple of days ago she succeeded to stop the deportation of her client to Jamaica.
Her client was being deported but she never gave up She kept on faxing and speaking to the Home Office whilst the client was already on the plane.
The result of her fight is that the client arrived in Jamaica and was immediately returned to the UK.
The following are Ms Okello’s four top tips for those who are actually being deported from the UK:
1) Stay calm and don’t panic
2) Don’t resist and be friendly with the escorting officers – you may need them.
3) Tell anyone who will listen why you shouldn’t be deported and most importantly
4) Don’t give up!