• Katherine Yang
    Lawyer/
    Immigration
    Manager
  • Tel:
    416-874-4454
  • Fax:
    416-363-8760
  • E-Mail:
    katyang@ggilaw.com

PROFILE

 

Katherine is a Lawyer/Immigration Manager at Guberman Garson LLP.  She started her legal practice in commercial lending and secured transactions before moving exclusively into the field of business immigration law. Katherine advises clients on effective strategies with respect to the temporary and permanent relocation of personnel to Canada. She has represented clients from various industries, including retail, financial services, accounting, telecommunications, transportation and engineering.

 

Katherine regularly advises on immigration compliance, admissibility, residency and citizenship matters. She has extensive experience in dealing with Canadian consular offices abroad and immigration offices within Canada.

 

Katherine has argued cases before all three divisions of the Immigration and Refugee Board and the Federal Court of Canada on appeals and motions.

ADMISSIONS AND AFFILIATIONS

 

  • Called to the Ontario Bar
  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association, Citizenship and Immigration Section
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association, Citizenship and Immigration Section
  • Member, Korean Canadian Lawyers Association

 

EDUCATION

 

  • LL.L., LL.B. University of Ottawa
  • B.A., McGill University

 

PUBLICATIONS AND SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

 

  • Guest Lecturer, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, 2012
  • Co-author: "Baba v. New Brunswick (Minister of Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour): Case Comment", Immigration Law Reporter, February, 2015

  • CERC Conference Speaker, May 2014