Aliona Sniokiene is the Head of Detained Team within Fadiga & Co Solicitors. Originally from Lithuania where she qualified as a lawyer, Aliona holds a Master’s Degree in Law.
Aliona joined Fadiga & Co Solicitors as a member of the Immigration Department in July 2007 and undertakes all aspects of immigration law. She is qualified under the Law Society’s Immigration and Asylum Accreditation Scheme as a Senior Caseworker and a Supervisor.
Aliona practices a range of immigration law with a focus on complex asylum and human rights work. She has 10 years experience in all areas of asylum and immigration law and has a special interest in immigration detainees, Fast Track and criminal deportation cases. Aliona also has extensive experience in working with children and vulnerable adults. She has an enhanced CRB status which permits her to represent unaccompanied asylum seeking children.
Aliona is fluent in Russian and Lithuanian and enjoys conversing and interacting with those of a diverse background and using her linguistic abilities to assist clients to a high standard.