Mr. Atef Elmarakby


Dedicated and innovative immigration lawyer with over 18 years of experience, with entrepreneurial and problem-solving skills geared towards helping clients realise their goals.


Passionate about assisting people who fled conflict countries needing humanitarian protection, and at the same time understands business clients immigration objectives and confidently advises on all areas of business, individual and humanitarian immigration.



Atef started his journey in London as a migrant student in 2004 and became a British citizen in 2015, so understands migrants’ journey, legal challenge and practical relocation obstacles.


At the age of 28, founded GOOD ADVICE UK in 2009 and have now assisted over 12000 clients to realise their goals in the UK including families, entrepreneurs, innovators, skilled workers, artists, highly skilled migrants, intra-company staff, businesses, students, spouses and asylum-seekers.



Registered with the Office of Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) at the highest regulation level and able to represent clients with very complex immigration backgrounds matters and in appeals before the immigration courts as well as Pre Actions Protocols procedures ahead of bringing Judicial Review Proceedings.



Atef always exerts great efforts at tailoring the advice to each individual client’s particular needs and ensures that the solution is legal and doable. Atef believes that all clients are important and likes to explain matters in plain language so that they make the right decision.


Most importantly, he treats all his clients very professionally yet as he would treat a friend and in fact, now, most of his clients became friends and many friends are now his clients.


When not working, Atef loves going out with friends and family, enjoy the London walks, cycling and have a cup of tea outdoors.

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