Focusing entirely on corporate immigration and related subject areas such as international talent mobilization and strategies. Jonathan assists companies develop and implement visa and immigration strategies for efficiently obtaining work and travel authorization for employees. Aside from helping to obtain work permits and visas, Jonathan advises companies on how to maintain legal compliance in the context of immigration and global mobility. Jonathan is certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Immigration law.
Jonathan joined EY Law’s (formerly Egan LLP) corporate immigration practice in 2000 initially in the Toronto office. Since then, he has moved to and helped establish the firm’s presence in Calgary and Vancouver. Prior to joining EY, Jonathan practised refugee and criminal law, and worked in the field with UNHCR operations.
Jonathan has his Bachelor’s degree in History from the University of Toronto and his Law degree from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.