Hello,

My girlfriend was recently denied for an FLRM visa and has entered the appeal process. She has valid Tier 4 student visa until January 30th 2016. We know she has the right to remain past the expiration of her Tier 4 visa whilst in the appeal process but we were wondering if she has the right to work as the appeal will undoubtedly extend well beyond January 30th.

Any help would be much appreciated and if helpful we would be interested in discussing our case further.

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Dear Sir,

Thank you for your question further to your girl friend's FLRM visa being refused.

Your case raises certain complex matters which our specialist immigration solicitors, who are regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority would be confident to advise you on. We would be able to offer you assistance as part of a one-off consultation or otherwise as part of our full representation service. Your query relating to your leave to remain in the UK, and residence requirements in the UK has been forwarded to the relevant department and our immigration lawyers will be in touch with you within 24 hours to explain how to proceed for the best outcome in your immigration case.

Kind regards
OTS Solicitors

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