About Bellissimo Law Group
Recognized Name • Bellissimo Law Group is a recognized brand in the immigration industry. Bellissimo Law Group has a well respected and lengthy history with immigration stakeholders. Bellissimo Law Group is responsible for key decisions that have shaped immigration law. It is one of few remaining law firms that focus exclusively on Canadian citizenship, immigration and refugee law. Click here to see Listen Up Interview with our Founder Mario D. Bellissimo and The Honourable Minister of Citizenship, Immigration & Multiculturalism, Jason Kenney,
Expertise • Bellissimo Law Group has developed a unique expertise in the industry for complex appeals, medical and inadmissibility cases for persons applying for work permits and/or permanent residence. Many of our clients are other lawyers and consultants. What our Clients Say
Experience • Bellissimo Law Group’s team has extensive experience dating back over forty years and has earned successful results at every level of the citizenship, immigration and refugee process – from application stage to the Supreme Court of Canada. Our Recent Success Stories
Highest Designation • Bellissimo Law Group’s founder and principal lawyer, Mario D. Bellissimo, has achieved the highest possible designation as a Certified Specialist in Citizenship and Immigration Law and Refugee Protection. He is a published author, teaches immigration law and is a frequent commentator on television and radio. Mr. Bellissimo’s Biography.
Skilled Team • Bellissimo Law Group’s multicultural team encompasses many specialties and the staff is amongst the best trained and most experienced lawyers, consultants and clerks in the country. The standards for practice at Bellissimo Law Group are rigorous and only those persons with key core competencies and extensive knowledge in the industry form part of the team. Bellissimo Law Group Blogs
Key Stakeholder • Bellissimo Law Group works with Citizenship & Immigration Canada, Service Canada, the Canada Border Services Agency, Federal Court of Appeal, Federal Court, Department of Justice and the Immigration and Refugee Board not only on cases but at the highest levels through our volunteer work on behalf of the Canadian Bar Association. Mr. Bellissimo is National Treasurer of the CBA and Public Affairs Liaison for the Ontario Bar Association. Refer to Mr. Bellissimo’s Blog and Twitter for recent updates.
Elite Standards • Bellissimo Law Group only accepts a certain number of cases to ensure it can deliver the highest service standards. Clients are ensured confidentiality, ongoing consultation, file storage and meaningful participation in the direction and presentation of their case, Initial Consultation & Legal Fees.
Access to Justice • Bellissimo Law Group is guided by the principle of access to justice and as such works with legal aid, low income, low bono and pro bono cases. Initial Consultation & Legal Fees.
Legal Publications • Bellissimo Law Group is at the forefront of legal publications and is responsible for three national publications – the Immigration Law Reporter, Immigration Criminality and Inadmissibility, and Immquest – all published by Carswell, Canada’s leading legal publisher. Our Publications.
Social Media • Bellissimo Law Group is interactive and reaches out to fellow stakeholders and clients via our E-Newsletter, Twitter, Facebook blogs, Linked In, and our multiple publications.