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Kelly Goldthorpe B.A., M.A., J.D.

Associate
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Toronto
390 Bay Street, Suite 2800 Toronto ON M5H 2Y2 CA

Kelly Goldthorpe is an associate lawyer at Green and Spiegel, LLP in Toronto. Kelly manages accounts and relationships with major corporations and businesses to facilitate the movement of temporary foreign workers, business visitors and other immigration needs. Kelly can help clients who wish to obtain permanent residence status including: economic class, family class applications and humanitarian and compassionate applications. Kelly also assists clients in litigation, admissibility and enforcement matters, detention reviews, sponsorship appeals, alternative dispute resolutions and Federal Court judicial reviews.

Kelly helps manage the application process for work, study and visitor visas to Canada as well as permanent residence applications which involves preparing submissions to Service Canada, immigration offices, embassies and consulates worldwide and counseling on entrance into Canada. Kelly is an advocate for clients and has appeared before the Immigration Appeal Division for medical inadmissibility refusals, spousal sponsorship refusals, the Immigration Division on detention reviews and the Federal Court of Canada on judicial reviews and citizenship appeals.

Prior to embarking on her law career, Kelly worked as a Statistical Analyst at Statistics Canada in the Immigration and Ethnocultural Statistics section where she Published numerous articles about the economic and social conditions of Canadians and in particular, immigrants and visible minorities.

Education

  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 2011
  • J.D, Osgoode Hall Law School, 2010
  • M.A University of Toronto, 2006
  • B.A University of Calgary, 2001
 

Additional Languages Spoken

Vietnamese

Affiliations

  • Member in good standing with the Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Immigration Section of the Ontario Bar Association and Canadian Bar Association
  • Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers (FACL)
 

Involvement

 

Events

Dec 21, 2016

Reminder: Join our next Inside Immigration Webinar on Thursday, December 1, 2016

Inside Immigration is a monthly call featuring Green and Spiegel’s immigration lawyers covering a broad range of topics in immigration law, i...

Dec 21, 2016

Join our next Inside Immigration Webinar on Thursday, December 1, 2016

Inside Immigration is a monthly call featuring Green and Spiegel’s immigration lawyers covering a broad range of topics in immigration law, i...

Jun 21, 2016

Green and Spiegel Wins 2016 Lexpert Diversity and Inclusion Award

We are very proud to announce that Green and Spiegel LLP was chosen as a winner of Lexpert’s 2016 Zenith Awards: Celebrating Diversity a...

Blogs

Jan 07, 2016

Express Entry Issues First Round of Invitations in 2016

January 7, 2016 ? The Government of Ontario has confirmed that the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) has resumed accepting applications for ...

Media and Presentations

While working as an analyst at Statistics Canada, Kelly (nee Tran) co-authored several studies on the socio-economic impact of immigration to Canada in the Statistics Canada publication, “Canadian Social Trends” between 2003 to 2006 including:

Alternative Dispute Resolution in Immigration Appeals – Process and Outcomes”, published in Canada's Immigration and Citizenship Bulletin (May 2014)