Brendan has specialised in UK Immigration Law since setting up Beder-Harrison & Co in 1992.
This followed him studying Comparative Immigration Law for his Master of Laws Degree at University College London where he also undertook a specialist course in Law Lecturing.
He lectured in Commercial Law whilst completing a B.A. and LL.B. Degree in South Africa and went on to complete his Legal Training in a general law firm and worked for a Judge of the Supreme Court.
Brendan’s Practice has developed a niche in respect of Tier 1, Tier 2 and Sponsor Licence work as well as all other areas of Immigration Law leading to Settlement and Naturalisation. He provides Immigration services to Corporate and Private Clients of a number of firms of Solicitors. Brendan is frequently called on by these firms to provide presentations updating their partners and key clients on all aspects of and changes to UK Immigration Law. He has provided training for entities including JCWI and HJT over the past several years and continues to provide in-house training to numerous London based Law Firms and Corporate HR Divisions.
Brendan qualified in Executive Coaching at Regents College in 2005 and provides coaching to mainly Law and other Professionals. He presented at the First ILPA Conference on Wellbeing and Resilience in May 2019 and trains in Career Wellbeing.