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Benjamin S. Green B.A (Hons), J.D.

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Benjamin S. Green is an associate at Green and Spiegel LLP in Toronto. Benjamin is called to the bar in both Canada and the United States and is able to practice federal immigration law in both countries. Benjamin assists clients in all areas of Canadian immigration, including both corporate and personal immigration matters. Notably, Benjamin has experience working with corporate employee transfers, federal skilled worker applications, applications under NAFTA-exempt status, and the Temporary Foreign Worker Program. Regarding U.S. matters, Benjamin has experience handling nonimmigrant and immigrant visas for new company start-ups, professional workers, artists, and athletes.

Benjamin routinely splits his time between Green and Spiegel’s Toronto and U.S. offices.

Benjamin is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School. During law school, Benjamin was active with the Osgoode Hall Mooting Society, winning awards for both written and oral advocacy. He also served as an Associate Editor for the Osgoode Hall Law Journal. In addition, he was awarded the Stringer LLP Essay Prize. Before law school, he obtained an Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree in American Studies from Western University, graduating with Distinction. Upon graduation, he was awarded the Gold Medal for Highest Academic Standing in the Faculty.

Prior to joining Green and Spiegel, Benjamin worked in the Legal Department of a Fortune 500 company and for the Players’ Association of a Major Professional Sports League. 

Education

  • Juris Doctor, Osgoode Hall Law School, 2017
  • B.A (Hons), Western University, 2014

Affiliations

  • The Law Society of Ontario
  • New York State Bar Association
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association

News

May 01, 2019

May 1st, 2019 Express Entry Draw

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3,350 applicants with a Comprehensive Ranking System...

Feb 26, 2019

Changes to the Caregiver programs just announced

Over the weekend, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced the launch of 2 new pilot programs to provide caregivers and their ...

Nov 19, 2018

New Provincial Immigration Pathways for Manitoba International Students

On November 1, 2018, the Government of Manitoba introduced two new pathways to permanent residence under the International...

Aug 09, 2018

What’s Next For Saudi Arabian Students Who Want to Stay in Canada?

A recent tweet by federal Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland calling for the release of Raif and Samar Badawi, currently being detained in Saudi Arabia, has sparked strong reactions from the Saudi government.

Events

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 14, 2019

VIETNAM OFFICIALLY ADDED TO CPTPP, AND POTENTIAL BENEFITS TO INVESTORS FOLLOW

The Government of Canada has officially updated program delivery instructions for business visitors and investors holding Vietnamese passports, giv...

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