Our Team

Claire Ritchie

Founding Partner, MARN 9792694

A Monash University graduate (BA. Hons), Claire is a Senior Migration Specialist with over 20 years' experience assisting individual, corporate and institutional clients to achieve desired visa and migration outcomes. She brings an in-depth knowledge of immigration law and policy across the full range of skilled and employer sponsored visa streams, family migration programs, and complex Australian and Dual Citizenship matters.

First registered as a Migration Agent in 1997, Claire had a long association consulting to Hamilton Watts International Migration Services (HWIMS), representing a number of the firm's largest corporate and institutional clients working in Melbourne and Sydney, as well as periods of regional practice.

Claire has worked with clients across a diverse range of industry sectors, including IT, telecommunications, mining and resources, pharmaceutical, rural and agribusiness, FMCG, government and defence, schools and tertiary education.

Claire is highly invested in servicing the visa and migration needs of rural and regional Australia. She recently relocated from Sydney back to Albury / Wodonga in southern NSW where her family have aggregated farming interests in the Riverina and Murray regions.

Claire is well placed to service our regional clients Australia wide, including through the Australian government's new regional visa initiatives which launched in November 2019.


© Copyright 2024 Immigration Partners Australia