Elise practices in all areas of immigration law. Her focus is litigation at the Federal Court and the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada including applications for Judicial Review, Stays of Removal, appeals and detention hearings. Elise also assists clients with their applications for permanent residence including applications based on Humanitarian and Compassionate grounds, inadmissibility, Temporary Resident Permits and Rehabilitation, sponsorships, work permits, visitor visas and Pre-removal Risk Assessments. Elise articled at a corporate immigration firm prior to joining Seligman Law.
Elise can assist clients in English and French.
Activities & Affiliations
Law Society of Ontario, Member
Refugee Lawyers Association, Member
Recipient, Ian Scott Public Interest Internship Award from Osgoode Hall Law School
Recipient, Criminal Procedure Prize from Osgoode Hall Law School
Former Legal Intern, Avocats Sans Frontières Canada
Former Caseworker, Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic
Former Caseworker, Parkdale Community Legal Service, Immigration Division
OSGOODE HALL LAW SCHOOL
Juris Doctor, 2017
B.A. (Hons), International History, 2012
Law Society of Ontario, Canada 2019