BELLISSIMO LAW GROUP PC
Recognized Name • We have helped thousands of people with their immigration, citizenship and refugee matters, with experience dating back over forty years. BLGPC has a well respected and lengthy history with immigration stakeholders. BLGPC 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.
Expertise • BLGPC has developed a unique expertise in complex immigration appeals and inadmissibility cases for persons applying for temporary and permanent residence in Canada. Aside from successfully assisting many individuals and companies each year, many of our clients are other lawyers and consultants. What our Clients Say
Experience & Reputation • We have 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
Our Specialties •
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Highest Designation • BLGPC’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, he teaches immigration law to members of the public and immigration professionals alike, and he is a frequent commentator on television and radio. Mr. Bellissimo’s Biography.
Skilled Team • BLGPC’s multicultural team encompasses many specialties and our staff members are among the most highly trained and most experienced immigration lawyers, consultants and clerks in the country. The standards for practice at BLGPC are rigorous and only those persons with key core competencies and extensive knowledge in the industry form part of the team. Bellissimo Law Group Blog
Key Stakeholder • BLGPC works with Citizenship & Immigration Canada, Service Canada, the Canada Border Services Agency, Federal Court of Appeal, Federal Court of Canada, Department of Justice and the Immigration and Refugee Board not only on individual cases, but also at the highest levels through our volunteer efforts on behalf of many organizations. Refer to our Canadian Immigration Blog and Twitter for recent updates.
Elite Standards • BLGPC only accepts a certain number of immigration cases to ensure we can deliver the highest service standards. Clients are ensured confidentiality, ongoing consultation, file storage, and meaningful participation in the direction and presentation of their immigration case. Initial Consultation & Legal Fees.
Access to Justice • BLGPC is guided by the principle of access to justice and as such, works with legal aid, low income, low bono and pro bono immigration cases. Initial Consultation & Legal Fees.
Legal Publications • BLGPC is at the forefront of legal publications and is responsible for three national publications including Canadian Citizenship and Immigration Inadmissibility Law, the Immigration Law Reporter, and ImmQuest – all published by Carswell, Canada’s leading legal publisher. Our Publications.
Social Media • BLGPC is interactive and reaches out to fellow stakeholders and clients via our immigration e-newsletter, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and our multiple publications.