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
You Should Move to Canada in 2019 | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

You Should Move to Canada in 2019! We’re excited to welcome 2019 and start the New Year! We have a great team at Ackah Business Immigration Law that is committed to the purpose of our work: helping individuals, professionals and families cross borders seamlessly. The beginning of the year is time to exhale, slow down, regroup…

If you want to move to Canada hire an immigration lawyer | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

If you want to move to Canada hire an immigration lawyer says a new report in The Star. Immigration lawyers have a significantly higher success rate versus hiring an immigration consultant or filling out the application themselves. “Many immigration consultants have only completed online courses at a community college. The education and training is just not comparable.”…

How to Apply for a Canada IEC Working Holiday Visa | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Do you want to live and work in Canada? IEC – International Experience Canada – permits people 18 to 35 to work in Canada for up to 2 years. To apply for a Canada IEC Working Holiday Visa you must be a citizen of one of Canada’s 33 partner countries and enter Canada’s IRCC IEC…

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Updates To Canadian Immigration Law – Ackah Law December 2018 Newsletter December 14, 2018 YEAR IN REVIEW: News and Changes to Canada Immigration Law in 2018 New Parent and Grandparent Sponsorship Program Launches in 2019 Best Wishes for a Wonderful Holiday Season and a Happy New Year!

Meet Cross-Border Business Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Evelyn Ackah is the founder and managing lawyer at Ackah Business Immigration Law. As a cross-border business immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah provides expert business immigration services and solutions that help people conduct business travel and get work permits on both sides of the US / Canadian border. Evelyn Ackah and Ackah Law’s goal is to ensure…

Visa Issues Damage Canada's AI Technology Goals | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Conference organizers report that international researchers and scientists traveling to Canada for a global artificial intelligence conference experienced visa backlog problems and that visa issues damage Canada’s AI technology goals. Prominent international scientists and AI researchers traveling to the NeurIPS conference in Montreal in early December did not have their visas processed on time or were denied…

Vancouver, British Columbia Pilot Program for Entrepreneur Immigrants Qualifications | Evelyn Ackah | Vancouver Immigration Lawyer

British Columbia announced a new pilot program for entrepreneur immigrants to launch in 2019. BC PNP Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot is a 2-year program that will launch in early 2019 to attract foreign entrepreneurs with a desire to move to Canada to start businesses, create jobs and settle in regional BC centres, and contribute to their local economy. The BC…

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Updates To Canadian Immigration Law – Ackah Law November 2018 Newsletter November 21, 2018 Ackah Law Immigration Services Promotion Economic Immigration: Canada’s Economic Immigration Programs Give Us an Advantage Over the US, says Trudeau Study Visa: Foreign Students are Strengthening Canada’s Educational System and Economy + More

Australian Work Holiday Visa Increased to Age 35 | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Recent changes to Canada’s IEC program mean the Australian work holiday visa increased to age 35, from the previous maximum age of 30, for Australians to get visas to work and travel in Canada. Canadians aged 18 to 35 can work and travel to Australia through the International Experience Canada (IEC) program. Canada has agreements with…

Canada Permanent Residents Convicted of a Crime Face Deportation | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Canadian Permanent Residents are not entitled to the same rights and privileges as citizens. A recent Canada legal case involving a permanent resident convicted of robbing a bank highlighted that Canada Permanent Residents convicted of a crime face deportation. On appeal, the court reduced the original sentence of 18 months to 6 months so the bank teller…