Jeans Lawyers (previously operating as Simon Jeans & Associates) is a firm of lawyers and attorneys specialising in Australian immigration law.
We are committed to high quality advice and representation at all levels and complexity of immigration law.
The Principal Lawyer, Simon Jeans, was appointed by the Governor-General as a Member of the Migration Review Tribunal and Refugee Review Tribunal between July 2010 and July 2015. He returned to private practice in August 2015.
Simon has been a lawyer since 1989 and specialised in immigration law for over 27 years. He is a registered migration agent, MARN 9253749. He has worked as a Legal Consultant with UNHCR and given evidence to a US Congressional Committee in Washington DC on refugee issues in SE Asia.
He is recognised by the NSW Law Society as an Accredited Specialist in Immigration Law. He has experience working in Hong Kong, Indonesia, UK, Jordan and Syria.
In February 2016, he was included on the Best Lawyers immigration lawyers list, which is voted for by other practitioners.
We also offer confidential consulting services to corporations and government in investigations, fact-finding and training in interviewing and credibility assessment.