Immigrants are thriving in Calgary, says new research

Immigrants are thriving in Calgary and Edmonton | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Calgary immigration and refugee lawyer Evelyn Ackah agrees with reports that immigrants are thriving in Calgary and Edmonton; saying that the Calgary community is open and welcoming to newcomers, especially immigrants who can help build a stronger economy. There are so many opportunities for immigrants to work in Calgary and Edmonton and help grow our […]

Ackah Law to Include Canada Refugee Law

Ackah Law to Include Canada Refugee Law | Calgary Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Ackah Business Immigration Law is pleased to announce that our law practice is expanding to include Canada Refugee Law for individuals from both inside Canada and outside Canada. Immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah, founder and managing lawyer at Ackah Business Immigration Law is a longtime refugee advocate. Canada is a recognized world leader on our approach […]

Immigrant Entrepreneurs Strengthen Canada’s Economy

Immigrant Entrepreneurs Strengthen Canada's Economy | Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Immigrant entrepreneurs strengthen Canada’s economy and international trade according to a new report by the Conference Board of Canada. Business immigrants need additional support and resources in order to succeed. “Immigrant entrepreneurs underperform compared with their Canadian-born counterparts”, according to the study. Immigrant entrepreneurs are ideal to help strengthen Canada’s international trade agenda with their: […]

May 2018 Ackah Law Newsletter


May 22 2018  “We asked for workers. We got people instead.” – MAX FRISCH Expansion of Canada’s Biometrics Program Changes to Canada’s Medical Inadmissibility Policies H-4 Dependent Spouses May No Longer Obtain Work Authorization Documents To Work Legally In the United States Under the Trump Administration

Meet Ackah Law Articling Student Heather Barber-Hardy

Meet Ackah Law Articling Student Heather Barber-Hardy | Ackah Business Immigration Law

Employee Spotlight: Heather Barber-Hardy  Heather Barber-Hardy attended law school at the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom where she achieved a Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours). Upon returning to Canada, she completed a Masters of Law, Common Law degree from the University of British Columbia. During her time at UBC, Heather volunteered at […]

Top Tech Conferences Move to Canada From US

Top Tech Conferences Move to Canada From US | Evelyn Ackah

Several big tech conferences move to Canada from the U.S. in 2018 and 2019 due to Trump administration policies, including Collision, Creative Commons and RightsCon. Canada has been actively recruiting top tech talent. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said, “I have to say, I’m not completely surprised. Toronto is a key global tech hub and an example of the diversity that is our […]