Evelyn Ackah

About Evelyn Ackah

Evelyn Ackah is the Founder and Managing Lawyer at Ackah Business Immigration Law. She has been practicing law since 1999 and brings her passion and knowledge for immigration law to her corporate and individual clients from all over the world. Calgary • Toronto • Vancouver        Connect with Evelyn:        LinkedIn: evelynackah       Twitter: @AckahLaw       Facebook: AckahBusinessImmigrationLaw
How To Prevent  Delays Due to New Canada Biometric Requirements | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Canadian lawyers are concerned the new biometrics requirements can create delays and confusion for those coming into Canada on business or international students who are coming to study in Canada as well as tourists, and there are potential privacy concerns for clients as the information is being shared with four other partner countries. According to IRCC, the time allotted for…

Case Study Expedited Canadian Citizenship to Compete in the Kendo World Championships | Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Ackah Business Immigration Law obtained expedited Canadian Citizenship application processing so our client could participate in the Kendo World Championships as a member of Team Canada.  From South Korea to Representing Canada at the Kendo 2018 World Championships Our client is a South Korean citizen who came to Canada to study. He began doing Kendo…

Please Vote Now: Ackah Law Nominated for Calgary People's Choice Award | Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Ackah Business Immigration Law is honored to be nominated for two awards during Small Business Week Calgary by the Calgary Chamber of Commerce, the Calgary People’s Choice Award and the Innovation Award. Winners will be announced during the Small Business Week Calgary Awards Show happening the evening of October 19, 2018 as part of the…

Carry ID When Traveling Near the US/Canada Border, Advises Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

People who live or are traveling near the US/Canada border should carry identification that proves their citizenship and home country. Canada immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah advises, Recent actions heavily reported in the media by the United States Border Patrol are making many Canadians and Americans who live in border states carry IDs at all times…

Immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackahtold iPolitics said Canada should put a temporary pause to the Safe Third Country agreement and has a role to play in assuring the safety of all migrants seeking protection: “I’m not sure it should be a permanent change given the climate … and the outroar happening in the States,” she said. “Canada is…

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June 20 2018  “To those fleeing persecution, terror & war, Canadians will welcome you, regardless of your faith. Diversity is our strength.” – PRIME MINISTER JUSTIN TRUDEAU OF CANADA Ackah Law Expands to Include Canadian Refugee Law Artificial Intelligence and Immigration Faster processing of Study Permit applications for some international students under the Student Direct…

World Refugee Day | Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Today, more than 68 million people around the world are refugees or internally displaced as a result of conflict or persecution. That is equivalent to the population of the world’s 20th largest country. – António Guterres, Secretary-General, United Nations Calgary immigration and refugee lawyer Evelyn Ackah is committed to helping people cross borders seamlessly: We are…

Evelyn Ackah: 2018 Woman of Inspiration Nominee

Evelyn Ackah, founder and managing lawyer at Ackah Business Immigration Law, is excited and honored to be nominated as a 2018 Woman of Inspiration by Canadian Business Chicks. It is an honor to be recognized by colleagues and peers as having made a contribution to women in business. Opening a business and knowing the lives of…

Immigrants are thriving in Alberta, says new research | Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Calgary immigration and refugee lawyer Evelyn Ackah agrees with reports that immigrants are thriving in Alberta; saying that the Calgary and Edmonton are 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 local…

Ackah Law to Provide Refugee Law Services | Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Ackah Business Immigration Law is pleased to announce that our law practice is expanding to include Canadian 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…