Lors de la conférence de l’Association québécoise des avocats et avocates en droit de l’immigration (AQAADI), Peter Edelmann fera une présentation sur l’intersectionnalité entre le droit criminel et le droit de l’immigration. La discussion sera sur les arrêts Tran c. Canada 2017 SCS 50 and Wong de la Cour suprême du Canada. La conférence se… Read More

Peter Edelmann is one of the speakers at the Criminal Justice Vancouver section meeting of the Canadian Bar Association on October 24, 2018. The topic of the meeting is Collateral Consequences and the Criminal Law: Immigration, Professional Discipline, Criminal Records and Civil Forfeiture.… Read More

A progressive, reputable criminal and immigration law firm seeks enthusiastic self-starter 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… Read More

Duties include: -Answering phones, directing calls -Greeting clients -Booking meetings, scheduling interpreters and managing the office calendar -General scanning and filing. -Data-entry, including processing payments -Preparing court materials (printing, binding, punching) -Making regular trips to the post-office (~1 block away) -Ordering supplies -Basic office cleaning -Other basic office tasks, as required.   Skills required: -Ability… Read More

On July 24, 2018 Peter Edelmann appeared before the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration (CIMM) as an expert witness to discuss the “Impact of Irregular Crossing of Canada’s Southern Border”   Here are Peter’s opening remarks to the committee: Je vous remercie de l’invitation de comparaître de nouveau devant le comité. Je suis avocat… Read More