Ian Wright


Ian is a specialist regulatory, employment and business immigration practitioner. He is recognised in the Legal 500 as a regulatory, health and safety expert.

Ian is the Joint Head of the Business Immigration and Regulatory Team with Satinder Gill. He is described in the Legal 500 as ‘an informed strategist and tenacious advocate with a personable court manner.’ He has a reputation for working extremely hard to achieve commercial outcomes for his clients through legal proceedings or settlement.

His health and safety work is for both regulators and duty holders and he has a niche specialism on appeals under section 24 HSWA.

Ian’s other regulatory work is in financial services, Care Quality Commission and professional disciplinary proceedings.

In Business Immigration he has advised employers and businesses on entry routes under and outside the PBS. He has recorded a recent webinar on the ‘Right to Work and penalties for Illegal working’ for LexisNexis. He has advised individual and business clients on the right to work in the UK pre and post Brexit.

His employment work has a particular focus on unfair dismissal and discrimination claims for both claimants and respondents.

Description of Practice

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Public Access

Seminars and Training

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Professional Memberships


Important Cases (since 2015)