Honours and Awards

Evelyn Ackah is honoured to be the recipient of multiple professional awards, honours and recognitions:

  • 2018: Ackah Business Immigration Law Named 2018 Law Firm 500 Award Winner
  • 2018: Voted Top Business Immigration Law Firm of 2018 in Calgary Region
  • 2018: Nominated for a People’s Choice Award and Innovation Award by the Calgary Chamber of Commerce Small Business sector
  • 2018: Nominated as a Woman of Inspiration by Canadian Business Chicks
  • 2017: Nominated for 2018 B2B Top Choice Award
  • 2015: Member, HR Committee of the Calgary Chamber of Commerce
  • National Committee member and Chair of the Calgary “Women Moving Women” campaign on behalf of the Canadian Women’s Foundation
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice. Evelyn served as Treasurer of the American Immigration Lawyers Association – Canada Chapter
  • Executive of the Ontario Bar Association – Immigration Section
  • Vice Chair of the Immigration Section of the National Bar Association (US)
  • Director and Member of the Executive Committee of Junior Achievement of Central Ontario
  • 2014: Recognized by The Who’s Who Legal organization as an Expert in Corporate Immigration Law from 2010 to 2014
  • 2010: Chosen as one of Avenue Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40 in Calgary in 2010
  • 2013: Evelyn was nominated as an RBC Woman Entrepreneur of the Year
  • 2014: She received the Obsidian Awards Professional of the Year Award from The African, Caribbean and Afro-Canadian Society of Excellence in Alberta