Anna Hawkes

Legal Services Manager

With more than 15 years practice in this field, Anna has extensive experience in EU, asylum, immigration and nationality law and is an accredited Supervisor and Senior Caseworker under the Immigration and Asylum Accreditation Scheme. She leads the team of experienced lawyers at Seraphus whilst also delivering specialist EU Citizens legal analysis for our partner projects at Here for Good charity and the European Union Delegation to the UK.

Anna previously worked at two major London based immigration law firms dealing with a wide range of legal aid funded immigration related applications. Anna’s longstanding interest in migration and human rights issues brought her to work as a legal consultant, assisting a Russian based NGO to hold the Russian state accountable for human rights violations committed by Russian troops during the Chechen armed conflict by taking cases to the European Court of Human Rights.

What our clients say about Anna Hawkes

  • “Anna from Seraphus gave us informed, easy-to-understand and actionable advice on an EU/UK immigration issue that had been keeping us occupied for a while, giving us a clear way forward. Thank you!”

    C Schneider

  • I can’t explain how happy I am I found Seraphus and especially many thanks to Anna H for helping with this matter at such a short notice, I feel relieved as I know the case is in good hands.

    Cosmina Hajdu

  • “I had the pleasure of working with Seraphus for my application for indefinite leave to remain. It was an incredibly smooth experience and I was able to submit my application worry free. Anna answered my endless questions and provided clear and detailed guidance and direction at all times. Thank you Seraphus team!”

    Meric Oztap, Great Britain

  • “My utmost gratitude and appreciation for Anna Hawkes at Seraphus who prepared my sister’s EEA family permit appeal. The positive outcome is a testament to her meticulous work, profound knowledge of the immigration law, and commitment to her clients.”

    Muhammad Alyass

  • “Anna Hawkes was fantastic with her advices and suggestions regarding to my application. Seraphus is highly recommended for anyone who is looking for peace of mind before submit any application to the Home Office.”

    Ab Ab


Our people

Meet our experienced team of immigration lawyers and project staff. We are driven by delivering a human-centred approach to our services with integrity and high quality at the heart of what we do. With over 20 years’ experience in charities, civil society organisations and law firms, we provide a diverse range of services to support you.
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We can provide valuable advice at any stage of your application.

  • Personal Immigration Service

    We offer a range of services suited to your personal immigration situation, including preparing and submitting visa applications, immigration reviews or representing you in your appeal or challenge of a refusal decision.
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  • Business Immigration Service

    Seraphus is your trusted partner for a bespoke service that’s tailored to meet your specific needs.
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  • Application Checks

    Need help checking an immigration application? We’ll make sure it’s thoroughly reviewed, and you are provided written feedback so you can perfect your application.
    £ 299 + VAT 5 working days
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  • Video Consultation

    Get a one-off assessment of your situation and receive advice on next steps.
    £ 99 + VAT 30 min
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