About Ashton Legal

About Ashton Legal

Who we are

“We provide the client with the precision service that are speedy, efficient, and accurate at the first instance.”

Ashton Legal is a client centered law firm with a focus on Australian immigration law.

Our clients have the confidence that their Australian immigration needs in the complex and ever-changing environment of Australian immigration law are fully met


Why
Ashton Legal

Fixed Fees

We provide a set fee, so you know the costs upfront.  The fixed fee would cover the initial assessment, visa lodgement as well as the notification of the outcome.

Top-quality immigration law advice

Ashton Legal lawyers have assisted a wide range of clients including both corporations (start-ups, small to large business) as well as individual clients.  The principal solicitor has worked for a boutique migration practice as well as in the immigration practice of one of the big-four professional service firms.

Highly efficient

Ashton Legal will only request information and documents that are required by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, Ashton Legal will draft and prepare the application for your review and approval.

We don’t ask the sponsor (if applicable) and the visa applicant to complete cumbersome questionnaires and provide unnecessary documents.

Having clients which are large multinational corporations, we have worked on matters that require quick turn-around from initiation to finalisation on a high volume basis.


How
We Are Different

  • Honest assessment

  • Provide the best strategy for clients to achieve their visa objective

  • Clear instruction to clients

  • Swift responses

  • Reasonable fixed fees


Meet The Team

Ruobing Yang
Ruobing Yang
Principal Solicitor

Ruobing is admitted to practise in the High Court of Australia and the Supreme Court of New South Wales. He is also a migration practitioner registered (MARN 1279114) with the Office of Migration Agents Registration Authority.

As an accomplished immigration law practitioner, Ruobing assists corporations with their global mobility needs, as well as High Net Worth Individuals with their immigration as well as other legal needs.

Ruobing acts for start-ups, large and small corporations across a range of industry sectors, including resources, construction, technology, manufacturing, professional services, and life sciences.

Ruobing is passionate and obsessed with securing the best outcome for his clients. He is empathic and understanding. He navigates through the ever-changing landscape of immigration law, and makes the visa application process as painless and stress-free as possible for his clients.

Area of expertise:

  • Corporate immigration

    – Corporate immigration strategic planning
    – Corporate immigration compliance and monitoring
    – Employer nominated temporary and permanent skilled migration, including sub-classes 457, 400, 402, 186 and 187 visas

  • High net worth individuals

    – Private High Net Worth Individuals immigration planning
    – Business Innovation and Investor Visas, including sub-classes 188, 132, 890 to 893 and 888 visas

  • Complex matters

    – Complex immigration matters including health waivers as well as character submissions
    – Complex immigration matters in relation to LGBTIQ clients, particularly, regarding adoption/surrogacy arrangements
    – Appeals for visa refusal as well as visa cancellations

Qualifications

– Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales
– Solicitor of the High Court of Australia
– Registered Migration Agent (1279114)
– Juris Doctor, University of Sydney
– Graduate Diploma in Commerce – Professional Accounting, University of New South Wales
– Bachelor of Business – University of Technology, Sydney

Lachlan Riches
Lachlan Riches
Barrister and Solicitor

Lachlan was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Victorian Supreme Court in 1973. From 1974 Lachlan specialised in industrial and employment law as a Union Official and lawyer ( including a period as a member of the ACTU Executive ) involved in national industrial and wages policies and representations for industrial legislative amendments with Governments and employer groups.

Lachlan is a migration and legal consultant (Migration Agent Registration No 9473887) based in Adelaide and provides extensive services in migration education through the Migration Institute of Australia.

Lachlan’s vast experience extends to all areas of immigration, employment, anti-discrimination:

  • Immigration, employment, anti-discrimination

    – Representation of unsuccessful immigration applicants in appeals in the Administrative Appeals Tribunal;
    – Advice to persons or organisations on all employment related issues;
    – Defamation

Qualifications

– Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales
– Solicitor of the High Court of Australia
– Bachelor of Laws
– Bachelor of Economics
– Master of Laws


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