Amy Mayor is an Articling Student at Green and Spiegel LLP in Toronto. Amy assists individuals and corporate clients with all aspects of immigration law in Canada. She is especially interested in litigation and appeals, as well as enforcement issues and temporary residence.
Amy recently graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School. As a law student, Amy was a Division Leader at Osgoode’s Community and Legal Aid Services Program where she assisted clients with immigration and refugee matters (including a Supreme Court of Canada intervention), engaged in community legal education and outreach initiatives, and volunteered with a local settlement services agency. Amy also worked with several law practices on refugee claims and appeals, judicial reviews, immigration detention matters, and civil litigation.
Prior to law school, Amy worked in both the public and private sectors in a variety of areas, including copyright reform and information and privacy law. She was also actively involved in Toronto’s arts scene as a researcher for documentary films and live theatre performances. She holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) and a Master of Arts from the University of Toronto.
• JD, Osgoode Hall Law School, 2020
• MA, University of Toronto, 2008
• BA (Hons), University of Toronto, 2007
Additional Languages Spoken
• Canadian Bar Association (Student Member)
• Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers (Student Member)
• Refugee Lawyers Association of Ontario (Student Member)
• Division Leader, Community and Legal Aid Services Program (CLASP), 2018-2019
- Jenny Haggart Award for Community Involvement (CLASP), Osgoode Hall Law School, 2019
Nov 13, 2020
On November 12, 2020, the Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship (IRCC) announced new immigration measures to support Hong Kong Reside...