Evelyn is a senior corporate immigration lawyer with almost twenty years of legal experience providing strategic advice to multinational and cross-border businesses regarding Canadian and NAFTA U.S. immigration law.
Former firms & in-house roles:
Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP; Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP; Egan LLP, affiliated with Ernst & Young LLP
At Caravel Law, Evelyn guides her clients through the complex maze of immigration laws and regulations to achieve their desired immigration goals. She assists with the development of employer policies related to executive transfers and new hires and prepares applications for labour market opinions, work permits, permanent residence, citizenship, study permits, and visitor records. Evelyn also assists her clients to develop clear immigration strategies and ensure compliance with immigration policies.
Evelyn has expertise in the preparation and submission of applications for work permits, permanent residence, and citizenship matters.
Evelyn provides assistance in global immigration coordination including the resolution of passport and visa issues, delivering written to immigration offices, embassies, high commissions, and consulates throughout Canada, the U.S., and visa posts throughout the world. Currently, Evelyn is the Founder and Managing Lawyer of Ackah Business Immigration Law, in association with Caravel Law.
- University of British Columbia, (LL.B.) 1997
- Simon Fraser University, (B.A.) 1993
“Evelyn Ackah is very knowledgeable and we would be very comfortable our needs will be met.”
– Paul, Information Technology and Service.