Professional Credentials

Last updated: 23 December 2021

The lawyers at Cohen Immigration Law are Authorized by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada to represent you as your Canadian Immigration Lawyer.

The credibility, knowledge and experience of the Canadian immigration lawyer you choose to represent you is of critical importance. Applicants should not assume that individuals who make claims of expertise are qualified, or even permitted, under Canadian legislation, to handle the crucial matters associated with Canadian Immigration applications.

Given the importance of your Canadian immigration application to your future, we caution you to take the utmost care in assuring yourselves as to the qualifications of your representative.

Cohen Immigration Law makes resources available to prospective applicants who wish to verify our credentials.

As members in good standing of various Canadian Law Societies, the lawyers at Cohen Immigration Law are authorized by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) to represent you.

Click here to verify the authority of our lawyers to represent you.

The following is the contact information of the professional organizations that govern the legal representation provided by the lawyers at Cohen Immigration Law:

The Canadian Bar Association

500-865 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5S8
Tel: + 1 (613)237-2925 or +1 (613)237-1988
Fax: + 1 (613)-237-0185

The Quebec Bar Association (Barreau du Québec) Maison du Barreau

445 Boulevard Saint-Laurent, Suite 410
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H2Y 3T8
Tel: + 1 (514) 954-3400
Fax: + 1 (514) 954-3464

The Quebec Immigration Lawyers Association (Association Québécoise des Avocats et Avocates en Droit de L'immigration)

445 Boulevard Saint-Laurent, Suite 500
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H2Y 3T8
Tel: +1 (514)954-3471
Fax: +1 (514) 954-3451

The Law Society of Ontario

Osgoode Hall, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5H 2N6
Tel: +1 (416) 644-4886
Fax: +1 (416) 947-3924