Promotion Announcement: Annsley Kesten, Senior Associate BARTLAW LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of Annsley Kesten to Senior Associate, effective immediately. Since joining BARTLAW LLP in December of 2015, Annsley has practiced exclusively in the area of Canadian immigration and citizenship law. Annsley’s practice area is primarily focused on corporate immigration matters, with emphasis […]
Jacqueline Bart has been shortlisted as one of ten lawyers for a “NOW's Readers’ Choice Award” as the “Best Lawyer In Toronto”. Jacqueline Bart won first place as Immigration Lawyer of the Year Canada for Finance Monthly Global Awards 2016.
Jacqueline Bart will speak at the American Bar Association's 2016 Spring Meeting in New York City on April 16. The panel topic will be "Syria Refugees: What Are the Economic and Social Consequences to the States Granting Asylum to Those Displaced?" Ms. Bart will speak about Canadian refugee resettlement.
Today, the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, John McCallum, announced that Canada will welcome a greater number of immigrants in 2016.The Government of Canada plans to bring in between 280,000 and 305,000 new permanent residents in 2016.
Jacqueline Bart was rated as the “most highly regarded individual” for corporate immigration law in Canada. Ms. Bart also ranks 5th in corporate immigration for North America. This research was conducted Law Business Research Ltd., the law research sponsor of the American Bar Association SIL.