Ilia has completed his undergraduate Bachelor of Laws (LLB) at the University of West London with a First-Class Honour degree. In June 2023, Ilia completed his Master of Law (LLM) program at the University of Cambridge (Fitzwilliam College), where he read public international law.
Ilia has a rich experience in both academic and practical areas of law. During his studies at the University of West London, Ilia was taken as a Research Assistant (Legal Researcher) by the School of Human and Social Sciences where was responsible for carrying out comparative research on legal regulations of fraud, abuse, waste, and error in private health insurance sector across the world. At the same time, Ilia was gaining practical experience at Saint Petersburg Open Law Clinic “Pro Bono”, being a caseworker in a number of commercial law and human rights matters. Ilia was taking part in a project supported by the United Nations Democracy Fund and Legal Clinic Development Center, that was dedicated to providing legal advice to stateless people. At Cambridge, Ilia was part of the Cambridge Pro Bono Project established within the Faculty of Law, conducting legal research on sanctions regulations.
Since joining Sterling Law in March 2022 as a Legal Assistant, Ilia started working for Immigration and Commercial departments. At the Immigration department, Ilia is focused on complex immigration matters, asylum cases, and business immigration. At the Commercial department, Ilia is assisting solicitors in companies and charity registration, civil litigation, and other matters.
Areas of Expertise:
• Commercial Law
• Immigration Law
• Human Rights
• Intellectual Property
Good day. I want to thank Ilia Martynov for helping me get a Family scheme for my family. Good and fast work of a professional. I recommend to everyone. thank you Добрий день. Хочу подякувати Ilia Martynov за допомогу в отриманні Family scheme для моєї сім’ї. Гарна і швидка робота професіонала. Рекомендую всім. Дякую
Myself and my husband have been clients of Sterling and Law for over 5 years. The service provided has always been excellent. All lawyers are highly qualified and responsible for cases they lead. I'd like to separately thank to Ilia Martynov for his professionalism, attentiveness and leading my case flawlessly. I did not have to worry about anything. Communication from his side was great - fast and accurate. Can't recommend less SLA and Ilia!
"I am very grateful to Sterling Law and especially Ilia Martynov for helping me with my UK visa. Ilia did a great job, answered extremely quickly and clearly to all my questions and was very helpful. The whole process turned out to be very easy due to Sterling Law. Highly recommended!"