Meet The Ackah Business Immigration Law Team

Ackah Law Team

Oana, Ginette, Evelyn, Heather, Grace, Jodee, Miriam  Ackah Business Immigration Law is a boutique corporate immigration law firm based in Calgary, Alberta with offices in Toronto and Vancouver. We work with clients all over the world. Our team is here to help your business and its people cross borders seamlessly. Recruiting and relocating international workers to Canada and the […]

Canada Temporary Resident Visa Services

Temporary Resident Visa | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Canada requires residents of certain countries to get a temporary resident visa, or visitor visa,  if they plan to enter Canada as a temporary visitor, student or worker. A Temporary Resident Visa (TRV) is an official document issued by the Canadian government Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), but is not permission to work or study during a visit to […]

2018 is the right time to move to Canada

Have you always wanted to move to Canada? 2018 is the right time to move to Canada, says immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Have you always wanted to move to Canada? 2018 is the right time for you to move to Canada!  Canada recently announced a multi-year immigration plan to admit nearly 1 million immigrants by 2020. The government’s plan focuses on the successful integration of new immigrants and includes admitting nearly 300,000 immigrants in 2018. Every year, thousands of people around […]

Now is the right time for Canadians who want to move to the US

Now is the right time for Canadians who want to move to the US, says immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Have you always wanted to move to the United States? Now is the right time for Canadians who want to move to the US!  Thousands of people move to the United States every year to live, work, go to school or visit family. US immigration laws are complex and are constantly changing. Before you make your travel plans […]

US Homeland Security wants to eliminate work permits for spouses of US visa holders

Canada tech could get boost if US rescinds work permits for spouses of H-1B visa holders | Immigration expert Evelyn Ackah, founder and managing lawyer at Ackah Business Immigration Law

Canada’s attractiveness as a destination for tech firms and tech workers due to the United States’ efforts to tighten immigration rules at all levels including H-1B visas for technical workers. A recent presidential order to Buy American and Hire American,  \high legal fees, far more applicants than available spots and a process that takes months highly trained foreign workers are looking […]

Canada Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah Says It’s Time to Change the Bureaucratic Maze

It's time to change the bureaucratic maze |Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Canada immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah told CTV News she has seen life-altering application mistakes happen time and again, and that it’s time to change the bureaucratic maze. A Newfoundland woman said an error in paperwork prevents her family from immigrating to Canada and cost her thousands of dollars. Her family initially applied to immigrate in 2009, and a misunderstanding […]

Tech Sector Immigration: Canada Welcomes Firms and Workers Frustrated by US Visas

Canada Designs Regulations to Attract Tech Firms and Tech Workers | Evelyn Ackah | Ackah Business Immigration Law

The United States’ efforts to tighten immigration rules at all levels including H-1B visas for technical workers has increased Canada’s attractiveness as a destination for tech sector immigration. With a recent presidential order to Buy American and Hire American, high legal fees, far more applicants than available spots and a process that takes months highly trained foreign workers are looking […]

Canada Immigration Inadmissibility Law Services

Canada Immigration Inadmissibility Law Services | Evelyn Ackah | Ackah Business Immigration Law

Canada Immigration (IRCC) does not allow some people to come to Canada. They are known as “inadmissible” under Canada’s immigration law. Immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah provides Canada immigration inadmissibility law services to assist people who IRCC has determined to be medically inadmissible or criminally inadmissible. There are many reasons you may not let into Canada, such as: […]