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Nasir Ata



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Nasir Ata is the founder and Principal Solicitor of Ata & Co. Solicitors. He has been practising immigration law since 2004.

He has experience in a wide range of immigration matters including asylum, human rights issues, deportation, detention under Article 28 of the Dublin III Regulations, European Union and nationality law. Nasir regularly represents clients at all levels from the initial application stages to appeals and judicial reviews. He is experienced in representing clients in the First-Tier and Upper Tribunal of the Immigration Asylum Chamber and also in the High Court and the Court of Appeal.

Nasir represents clients in their unlawful detention claims and also represents foreign national criminals and clients who have been accused of war crimes and crimes against humanity. He has considerable specialist experience in representing applicants from Afghanistan, Iran and Somalia. He is accredited as a Senior Caseworker (Supervisor) in accordance with the Law Society’s Immigration and Asylum Accreditation Scheme and demonstrates the required level of competence and specialist knowledge in Immigration and Asylum law as defined by the Law Society which enables him to advise and assist both private paying and publicly funded clients.

Languages spoken: English, Farsi, & Pashto


2015 - Present
Consultant Solicitor with Duncan Lewis Solicitors
2013 - Present
Principal Solicitor at Ata & Co. Solicitors
2006 - 2013
Wilson Solicitors LLP
Qualified as a Solicitor
Membership & Accreditations - 2006
Nasir is accredited as a senior caseworker in accordance with the Law Society Immigration and Asylum Accreditation Scheme and Nasir is also a member of ILPA.


College of Law
Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (LPC)
London Metropolitan University
Postgraduate Diploma in Law
University of Westminster
BA Business and Property
Kabul University
Political Journalism

Notable Cases

[2017] EWCA Civ 1871 High Court
Notable cases Court of Appeal HK & others -v- Secretary of State for the Home Department
[2016] EWHC 857 (Admin)
Khaled v SSHD No 1
[2016] EWHC 1394 (Admin)
Khaled, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (No 2)
[2012] EWHC 1952 (Admin)
Hussain, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department
[2008] UKAIT 00082
Civil Court - SJ and JM (Christians, FS confirmed) Iran CG