About Svitlana Shlapak


Svitlana Shlapak is an actively practising Senior Immigration Solicitor and a Senior Immigration Law University

About Svitlana Shlapak
About Svitlana Shlapak

lecturer and a Dissertation Supervisor.   Being very passionate about the UK immigration law, Svitlana won her first immigration case at the Immigration Tribunal in 2003. She did so when presenting her case to Sir Hendry Hodge when she was still a university law student. This gives her more than 19 years of solid, active experience in this field. Svitlana holds two Bachelor Degrees and is fluent in three languages.

Svitlana is a British citizen of Ukrainian origin. She has been working at one of the UK biggest legal charitable organisations for nearly a decade. Therefore, Svitlana knows and understands exactly what the needs and challenges of her clients are. For instance, after helping hundreds of her clients and noticing certain repeating patterns in various areas of immigration law, Svitlana discovered very effective formulas, which dramatically increased her clients’ winning rate.  Now Svitlana teaches her clients, readers and students how to overcome various types of their immigration challenges by using simple to apply, time-proven formulas that are very effective and bring positive results.


UK Immigration Law in Simple Non-Legal Terms

Svitlana’s website ukvisasuccess.com is aimed at explaining various aspects of UK immigration law in simple non-legal terms. Svitlana’s ultimate goal is to help her readers understand how the UK migration system works. In other words, the aim is to show them how to overcome common challenges in this area and inspire them to make their wishes come true if their wishes are about travelling to the UK.



Also, Svitlana created a number of online courses, explaining the rules behind various visa applications and showing how the application process works in practice. Watching these courses will help you understand how the decision-makers will be considering your visa application. Also, you will learn how to avoid the refusals by not making common mistakes.

If you are an immigration law student or a junior immigration advisor and need some help and training with mastering your skills and understanding a complex area of law, do reach out to Svitlana. She’ll be happy to help by sharing her knowledge, experience and various ‘tools of trade.’


British Citizenship

Due to the UK’s history, British Nationality law is one of the most complex law in the world. In this section, you’ll find articles explaining its various aspects in very simple and practical terms.



At UKVisaSuccess.com Youtube channel you can watch many videos, shadowing the articles and clarifying different areas UK Immigration Law.


How to Get in Touch

Please note that Svitlana created this website for educational purposes only. You can read full legal disclaimer here.

You can get in touch with Svitlana by completing the form at this page. Svitlana works as a Senior Immigration Consultant at a dynamic law firm and provides immigration advice and service only when acting on behalf of this firm. Due to the firm’s rules, Svitlana cannot provide free immigration advice or free assessments of any immigration cases.