Evan Green | Partner
Evan Green is a partner at Green and Spiegel LLP in Toronto. His undergraduate studies were at the University of Toronto and York University. After attending the University of Ottawa, where he graduated with an LL.B. cum laude, he was called to the Ontario Bar in 1990. Evan has extensive experience in all areas of Canadian immigration and U.S. immigration and is the firm’s lead in the area of U.S. immigration. Evan specializes in corporate immigration and, specifically, in the transfer of senior executives and workers into both Canada and the U.S. Evan is immigration counsel to leading corporations in all sectors and to major sports teams. A recent chair of the American Immigration Lawyers Association – Canada Chapter, Evan has been named as a leading Canadian Corporate Immigration Attorney in the Who’s Who Legal of Corporate Immigration, as well as selected by The Best Lawyers in Canada editions for the specialty of Immigration Law.
Professional Activities & Affiliations
Evan is a much sought after expert in Canadian immigration and cross border issues who regularly lectures and frequently writes articles for a wide variety of audiences, including:
- The Law Society of Upper Canada;
- The Human Resource Professionals Association;
- The Canadian Employee Relocation Council;
- The New York State Bar Association;
- American Immigration Lawyers Association;
- Council for Global Immigration; and
- Numerous Fortune 500 companies and private accounting and legal firms.
Evan is on The Board of Directors of Mount Sinai Hospital, he is the 2014 Incoming Chair of Lawyers 4 Wiesenthal (Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center), he is a Member of Executive Committee Beth Sholom Synagogue Brotherhood Humanitarian Award Dinner, a 2013 Participant in Maccabiah Games Israel, and is a member of the Board of Directors of Thyroid Cancer Canada.