Gilda Kiai


Specialist in

Direct Access


Gilda Kiai is an experienced specialist in immigration, asylum, human rights and public law. Compassionate, committed and determined, Gilda is often selected to represent particularly vulnerable clients, successfully representing victims of torture, victims of trafficking, children, persons with disabilities or mental health conditions, LGBTI claims and claims raising gender related persecution – in particular those involving sexual violence and Female Genital Mutiliation.

What the directories say

2017 Legal 500
Cited as a leading junior in Immigration (including business immigration):
“Down to earth and liked by clients”

Chambers and Partners, 2016
“A recipient of widespread praise from peers for her work in asylum, refugee and EU immigration matters. Applauded for her ability to instill confidence in vulnerable clients, she is a familiar face in the First Tier and Upper Tribunals.”


LLB (Hons), LLM

Professional Memberships

Administrative Law Bar Association
Anti–Trafficking Legal Project
Immigration Law Practitioner’s Association
Association of Women Barristers
Criminal Bar Association
Female Fraud Forum