published on 13 September 2019 @ 4:28 pm · COMMENT
BARTLAW LLP, Canadian Immigration, Barristers and Solicitors: Partner Announcement — Carrie Wright
BARTLAW LLP is very pleased to announce and introduce the firm’s new partner, Carrie Wright, effective immediately.
“I am immensely proud to welcome this talented and remarkable lawyer to join the firm as a partner” said Jacqueline Bart, the firm’s Managing Partner. “Ms. Wright’s admission to partnership is in recognition of her outstanding advice and service to the firm’s clients. Her work at the firm exemplifies the legal excellence and the high level of client service that distinguishes our firm in the marketplace”.
Since joining BARTLAW LLP in August 2011, Ms. Wright has practiced exclusively in the area of Canadian immigration and citizenship law. Prior to joining BARTLAW LLP, Ms. Wright was a Law Clerk at the Federal Court from 2009 to 2011 (including for the current Chief Justice). She has successfully represented numerous employers on Service Canada and IRCC employer compliance reviews and has provided effective defensive work on all potential non-compliance issues and is our lead on criminal admissibility and equivalency of foreign offences. Ms. Wright is responsible for a Federal Court applications for leave and judicial review and is in her second term as Newsletter Editor at the Ontario Bar Association’s Immigration Section Executive.
Ms. Wright has been published extensively since joining BARTLAW LLP and has contributed to several law books and articles, writing on topics ranging from immigration issues in merger acquisitions, habeas corpus and immigration detention, and business immigration laws. Her publications include: International Comparative Legal Guide to: Corporate Immigration (2014 and 2018 Edition), ABIL Global Business Immigration Practice Guide (2014 and 2015 Edition); Immigration and Nationality Newsletter of the UIA; Lawyer’s Daily; ABA Section of International Law: Canada Committee Year End Report; IBA Immigration and Nationality Law News; UIA Newsletter; Business Immigration Global Guide (2018 Edition); and Financier Worldwide.
About BARTLAW LLP
BARTLAW LLP, Canadian Immigration, Barristers and Solicitors, is a prestigious award winning full-service immigration law firm, specializing in Canadian immigration and citizenship law. Established in 1994, it is consistently ranked top tier in legal directories both nationally and internationally. BARTLAW’s legal team of highly trained, exceptionally educated and specialized lawyers provide expertise in every area of Canadian citizenship and immigration law. The firm is regularly published in news, books and articles and interviewed for television and radio.
The firm provides expert advice on all aspects of immigration to Canada and assists SME’s and corporate clients including, but not limited to, consulting, finance, arts, IT, hospitality, retail, fashion, pharmaceutical, chemical, manufacturing, education, entertainment industries, in additional to assisting individuals and families.
Members of the firm are involved in many organizations including the Canadian Bar Association (CBA), the Ontario Bar Association (OBA), American Bar Association (ABA), American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), International Bar Association (IBA), Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA) and Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA) and the Law Society of Ontario (LSO).