IDESI LEGAL is a boutique incorporated law firm located in Wellington, New Zealand specialising in the fields of Immigration and Refugee Law.  The IDESI brand was established in 2004.

Our immigration lawyers undertake to act in a professional manner, providing you with the very best in high quality, personalised and ethical service.

If you are in New Zealand or are intending to relocate to New Zealand, our immigration law practice has the expertise to assist you. You may wish to migrate and settle, or you may be looking to invest or study in New Zealand. IDESI LEGAL can provide you with all the support you need.

We have a high success rate with applications and many years of experience, and we can smooth this process for you.

All of our staff are highly skilled and have a legal background, so you can be assured that you are in very capable hands. We can alleviate anxiety by dealing with key government departments on your behalf and we will personally guide you through the process each step of the way.

At IDESI LEGAL we realise that immigration is a stressful process for many people. Lodging an immigration application is time consuming and often confusing, and application fees are by no means cheap. Our aim is to provide a complete package of services, to remove anxiety and make the process easier for you and your family.

We provide sound advice and handle all types of cases from the extremely complex to those requiring a routine approach. If an initially routine application becomes complicated and complex, we have the skill and experience to manage these complications. We handle all types of visas, and provide representation at Ministerial and Appeal level.

We can assist you irrespective of which part of the world you are from, or which branch of Immigration Group – Visa Services you need to liaise with. On your behalf, we will work with the relevant Immigration Group –Visa Services branch to ensure that all requirements are met and information is structured for the very best result possible.

As a legal firm, we observe ethical guidelines and the required code of conduct. We are a registered legal aid provider and can apply for legal aid to assist refugee claimants.

Phone +64 4 461 6018 or Email


How can we help you?

Correct Strategy

 Immigration Strategy is crucial to get the desired immigration result. Risk analysis is key. The choice of which immigration application to make first, what steps are needed, and in which sequence, will play an important part in getting your visa application successfully approved.

Correct Lodgement

Simply filling and lodging immigration forms, without careful consideration of the consequences, is a recipe for disaster. For instance, one wrong tick or answer on immigration forms can lead to a failed visa application. In fact, it can jeopardise all your future visa applications. We have the expertise to avoid this from happening.

Correct Submissions

Each case is different. A decision maker still needs to be persuaded, despite professional immigration advice and complete supporting documentation. We are experts in making correct submissions to significantly increase the likelihood of success in getting your visa approved.

Do you have an immigration problem?

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