Job posting: Legal Assistant

2019-12-23T17:41:37-08:00December 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

We are seeking a full time legal assistant. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting two lawyers and keeping track of the ongoing status of their files at various government agencies. The legal assistant tasks include Immigration -Preparing, indexing and filing documents for disclosure in accordance with all divisions of the Immigration and Refugee Board, [...]

Dilley Pro Bono Project

2020-01-02T15:46:12-08:00December 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

In November, Randall Cohn traveled to Texas to volunteer for a week with the Dilley Pro Bono Project, which provides legal services to women and children currently in US immigration detention. You can read his reflections about his experience here.

IMEDA talk on privigration

2019-12-23T17:38:55-08:00October 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Will Tao co-hosted a talk on “privigration” on October 17, 2019. “While “privigration” is not a word yet, it describes the issue of privacy in immigration process.” Will discussed the trends, the problems, the solutions and shared their theories and practical solutions.

AQAADI annual conference

2019-12-23T17:31:01-08:00October 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Erica Olmstead presented at the AQAADI ( Association québécoise des avocats et avocates en droit de l’immigration , Quebec Immigration Lawyers Association) annual conference in Montreal on Friday October 4, 2019 about ‘Canada v Chhina, 2019 SCC 29 – Challenging unlawful detentions under IRPA and the right to Habeas Corpus’.

Ride for Refuge

2019-12-23T17:29:32-08:00September 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Edelmann & Co. & Friends is participating in the Ride for Refuge again this year. We are fundraising for Kinbrace to support them in all their amazing work that they do for refugees arriving in Canada. To support Kinbrace through our team, please click here. All donations are very much appreciated, and since it is for a registered [...]