OUR TEAM

Elliott Law Professional Corporation specializes in immigration law, providing comprehensive Canadian immigration and related legal services to individual and corporate clients from around the world.   With over twenty years experience in formulating and executing solutions, Elliott Law Professional Corporation can expertly guide you through the Canadian immigration process.  Nancy Elliott has handled countless immigration applications in all categories, and is able to provide clarity in a complicated legal environment.  Specializing in complex cases, Ms. Elliott can provide realistic advice, ensure clients and documents are meticulously prepared and navigate the legal process efficiently and professionally.  

 

Elliott Law Professional Corporation is a founding member of the Canadian Immigration Alliance, which provides expert immigration legal advice on virtually every kind of immigration matter in Canada.  With offices in Toronto and Montreal, the Canadian Immigration Alliance provides services in English, French, Mandarin, Spanish and Armenian. Elliott Law Professional Corporation also works with a network of Canadian corporate, securities and human resources lawyers, as well as with a variety of investment and finance professionals, to provide strategic planning, corporate finance and investment services to both Canadian and overseas companies.

Nancy Elliott
Barrister and Solicitor

Nancy Elliott is a highly-skilled, senior lawyer with over twenty-five years of experience in Canadian immigration law, including applications of all kinds and litigation at the Immigration Appeal Division and the Federal Court.  She is also an experienced business person, having assisted numerous companies and clients with their corporate, investment and relocation/immigration needs in Canada.  She also sits on several public and private company boards, and possesses knowledge and expertise in corporate governance.  Ms. Elliott graduated with a Bachelor in Chinese studies (BA) from University of Toronto, and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from Queen's University.  She speaks Mandarin and writes regularly on immigration issues.  Ms. Elliott has been certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Citizenship and Immigration Law.

Alina Mengyu Zhang
Barrister and Solicitor

Alina Zhang is an associate lawyer at Elliott Law Professional Corporation. She graduated from University of British Columbia with a Master of Laws (LL.M) degree in 2015, after obtaining her Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) degree in 2014.  Alina worked in law firms in Vancouver before she joined Canadian Immigration Alliance as an articling student in September 2018.  Alina was called to Ontario Bar in January 2020 and she is currently a member of Law Society of Ontario.  Alina has extensive experience in all types of permanent and temporary residence applications, including provincial nominee programs, FSW, CEC, family sponsorship applications and applications on humanitarian and compassionate grounds. She also has practical experience in representing clients in front of Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada and Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA).

 

Alina treats every client with care and diligence. She devotes herself into providing quality, efficient, and solution-oriented immigration legal services. Alina is fluent in English and Mandarin.

Amy Lee
Case Manager and Senior Legal Assistant

Amy Lee is Elliott Law's Case Manager and Senior Legal Assistant, having joined the firm in 2009. Amy has successfully assisted clients with respect to temporary and permanent residence applications in all categories, appeals and hearings, as well as assisting on complex legal issues, including admissibility and enforcement matters.  Her strategic thinking, dedication and attention to detail has resulted in numerous successful cases.  Amy obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Foreign Languages and Applied Linguistics from Yuan-Ze University in 2004 in Taiwan. She successfully graduated with Honours from the Brand Management Graduate Certificate program from Seneca College in 2009.  Prior to coming to Canada, Amy worked in the telecommunication and consulting industries.  Amy is fluent in English and Mandarin.

Maria Vittoria Tomaselli
Immigration Consultant

Maria Vittoria Tomaselli is a Registered Canadian Immigration Consultant at Elliott Law Professional Corporation. She graduated with Honours from University of Malta in 2013, where she completed her Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in Linguistics. Upon immigrating to Canada, she had first-hand experience with the complexities revolving around Canadian permanent residence, and this sparked an interest in helping others on their own journey. For several years she volunteered in a Northern Ontario Multicultural Group dedicated to helping newcomers integrate into their community. By gaining valuable experience in Toronto-based immigration law firms and obtaining her license as an Immigration Consultant in 2017, she has been able to turn her passion into a career. With a strong understanding of the legal issues and great attention to detail, Maria has successfully handled many different types of temporary and permanent applications, treating each case as unique, with empathy, kindness, and compassion.  

 Iris Ma
 Legal Assistant

Iris Ma is a Legal Assistant at Elliott Law Professional Corporation. She graduated from University of Victoria with a Master’s degree in Curriculum Studies in 2020, and from Shanghai Normal University in 2018, with a Bachelor’s degree in Education.

Upon arriving in Canada, she volunteered in the International Students Centre and a non-profit organization to provide guidance and language training, helping newcomers overcome obstacles and increase their personal growth. This experience triggered her great passion in supporting and assisting people to engage in their communities.

Before becoming a legal assistant, Iris served as Project Coordinator and ESL teacher in the educational industry. Iris is fluent in English and Mandarin and approaches her work with energy and compassion.

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