Meet the Immigration Team

Emmanuelle Ries – Managing Partner, Solicitor

T +44 (0)20 7553 9938


Emmanuelle heads the ebl miller rosenfalck French desk and the Employment and Immigration team. Emmanuelle is a specialist of employment issues in cross border situations, from recruitment and secondment arrangements to termination issues, including High Court disputes on post termination restrictions.

Koshi Blavo Barna – Senior Immigration Consultant, Solicitor 

T +44 (0)20 7553 6002


Koshi has over 20 years’ experience in all aspects of UK immigration law. Koshi is recognised as an expert in her field and the Legal 500 describes her as being ‘’renowned for her sympathetic and empathetic approach’’. Koshi assists international businesses with sponsorship applications, Tier 2 and all points based applications to hire non-EEA nationals, and EEA nationals applications for permanent residence and naturalisation applications.

Laura Bier –  Trainee Solicitor

T +44 (0)20 7553 4075


Laura is a member of the Danish desk and of the Immigration Team and assists corporate clients with sponsor licence applications, compliance audits and Tier 2 applications. Laura also advises and assists individuals with entry clearance applications and in country leave to remain applications.