LLB (University of Montreal)
Contact Yanick for any issues in relation to compliance with Canadian immigration laws and regulations before the formal issuance of an offer letter or letter of invitation to an international visitor.
Yanick advises on a wide array of immigration or cross - border issues faced by today’s Global Citizens.
Yanick will also provide guidance on Federal Laws impacting the campus community including intellectual property, copyright, and anti-spam legislation, to name a few.
As the first point of contact when you come through our doors, Shiela is the friendly face who will guide you through the Legal and Immigration Office and answer your immediate inquiries. Shiela offers more than a decade of experience working in the field of administrative support as a legal assistant and has honed her skills in file management, scheduling, document preparation, and general clerical support over the course of many years.
Adrienne is a seasoned legal assistant with several years experience in private practice. She has a vast amount of experience in litigation, health law, insurance defence, and contract law.
Honours BA (Wilfrid Laurier), MA (Guelph), JD (Dalhousie)
Nick assists the General Counsel and provides a full range of legal services and strategic legal guidance. Prior to joining the University, his practice included a wide-range of administrative and litigation matters, including regulatory investigations and professional regulation.
A Registered Certified Immigration Consultant (RCIC #R507077) since February 2010. Fran is the Senior Immigration Consultant for the University community. She is the subject matter expert on areas of immigration for the University as the employer and is responsible for all immigration matters pertaining to hiring and/or inviting non-Canadians as part of University business.
An accomplished senior legal administrator with several years experience in both private legal practice and the public sector. Particular expertise in all aspects of real estate transactions, litigation, risk management issues, privacy law, contract administration, as well as budget, record and file management.
Honours BA (University of Waterloo), MA (Western), LLB (University of Ottawa)
Nickola is General Counsel at the University of Waterloo and provides strategic legal advice on complex matters impacting the University. Nickola collaborates with multiple stakeholders and leads a team of legal counsel and other professionals on legal matters at the University.