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Bellissimo Law Group in the Media


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed by Reema Khrais from Marketplace Radio!


Chris Collette Interviewed by Scott Thompson for AM900CHML!


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed by Atlanta’s News Radio Station!


 Mario D. Bellissimo interviewed for CityNews: “‘How Trump’s presidency could impact American movement north'”


Mario D. Bellissimo featured in Legal Feeds: “‘Unprecedented’ number of immigration inquiries from U.S. in wake of Trump victory”


Mario D. Bellissimo Selected for Inclusion in the 11th Edition of Best Lawyers Canada!


Mario D. Bellissimo Featured in The Hills Times: ” “Feds consulting on two-tiered immigration processing.”


Mario D. Bellissimo Featured in The Toronto Star: “Cracks in system allow fraudsters to get citizenship, auditor finds.”


Mario D. Bellissimo Featured in The Lawyers Weekly Article: “Change ‘Dilemma’ for Appellate Courts.” 


Mario D. Bellissimo Featured in Embassy News Article: “Requests For Border Agency Travel Records Soared After 2011.”


Mario D. Bellissimo Featured in a Toronto Star Article Regarding the Permanent Residence Email Error by Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada 


Mario D. Bellissimo Featured in The Lawyers Weekly Article


Mario D. Bellissimo Featured in Article: “Canada moves to tighten border controls”


Mario D. Bellissimo Quoted in a Toronto Star Article Regarding the Federal Skilled Immigration Program


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed by The Agenda


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed by John Oakley on AM640. A foreign national who was denied Permanent Residence due to autism.


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed on CBC Calgary The Homestretch


Mario D. Bellissimo Quoted in a National Post Article on the Role of Medical Inadmissibility in the Immigration System


Mario D. Bellissimo Quoted in The Toronto Star on the Judicial Appointment Process


Mario D. Bellissimo quoted in a Toronto Star piece regarding the policing of “ghost” immigration consultants


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed for a Macleans Piece Regarding Recent Changes to the Age Limit of a Dependent Child


Mario D. Bellissimo mentioned in the Toronto Star article regarding the ongoing court challenge against the foreign workers program reforms


Mario D. Bellissimo quoted in the Toronto Star article regarding the Federal Court’s Immigration Backlog Pilot Project


Sindura Dar quoted in CBA PracticeLink article regarding the Temporary Foreign Worker Program


Mario D. Bellissimo quoted in Law Times regarding the ongoing fraud case of disbarred lawyer Angelina Codina


Mario D. Bellissimo interviewed in The Lawyers Weekly regarding Immigration Backlogs


Mario D. Bellissimo Quoted in the Toronto Star “Immigration detainees in Lindsay jail stage protest and hunger strike”


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed by CBA National Magazine Regarding the Regulatory Changes to the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act


Nigerian Students Deported – Mario D. Bellissimo Weighs In


Mario D. Bellissimo quoted in MidWeek Newspaper regarding the RBC Scandal


Mario D. Bellissimo quoted in a CBC article regarding foreign worker industry in Canada


RBC replaces Canadian staff with foreign workers, Mario D. Bellissimo’s Interview with CBC News. 


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed in the Law Times Regarding the New Federal Skilled Worker program.


Mario D. Bellissimo Takes Part in Google+ Interview with TVO Producer Hilary Clark Regarding FSW Backlog Litigation


Mario D. Bellissimo Quoted in Canadian Lawyer Magazine regarding the Live-in Caregiver program


Mario D. Bellissimo Quoted in the Toronto Star “Ottawa’s immigration backlog wipeout illegal, lawyers argue before Federal Court”


Mario D. Bellissimo quoted in the House of Commons Debate


Mario D. Bellissimo Featured in Canadian Lawyer Magazine


Mario D. Bellissimo Quoted in the Toronto Star “Proposed law could ‘banish’ long-term residents”


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed on CP24 Regarding Wipeout of Immigration Backlog


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed in the Toronto Star Regarding Elimination of Federal Skilled Worker Backlog


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed in the Law Times Regarding Elimination of Federal Skilled Worker Backlog


Mario D. Bellissimo Quoted in Embassy Mag: “Canada could face lawsuits if it legislates away immigration backlog”


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed in Vancouver Sun


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed in Lawyers Weekly


Mario Bellissimo Expresses Concerns Re Bill C-10


Mario D. Bellissimo for Embassy Magazine: “Is Capping Family-Class Immigration the Answer?”


Mario D. Bellissimo Newly Appointed Treasurer of the Canadian Bar Association!


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed by Toronto Star Regarding 25% Drop in Immigration to Canada.


Mario D. Bellissimo Interviewed by Toronto Star Regarding Mexican Refugee Claimants.


Mario D. Bellissimo Judges OBA Mock Trial.


Immigration Criminality and Inadmissibility Receives Favourable Book Review.


Effective Advocacy for Immigration Lawyers on February 15, 2011 a Huge Success!


Mario D. Bellissimo Chaired Second Immigration Appeal Division Counsel Training Session


New Ad Campaign Has The Right Focus!


Mario D. Bellissimo speaks on CBC news about Conrad Black’s inadmissibility into Canada.


Mario D. Bellissimo recently elected as National Secretary of the Canadian Bar Association!


Mario D. Bellissimo Co-Authors Important Publication in Field of Immigration Law


Mario D. Bellissimo Quoted in Key Parliamentary Report on Immigration!


Two Important Recent Immigration Appeal Decisions!


Mario D. Bellissimo’s Recent Involvement with the Immigration Appeal Division


Mario D. Bellissimo quoted in CBA National Magazine



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