BioHalyna is an associate at Zemp Law Group where she practices Canadian immigration law and export/import law. In the past, Halyna has also practiced commercial and residential real estate law, as well as corporate and employment law.
The focus of Halyna’s work is in assisting clients obtain Temporary Foreign Worker Permits under Intra-Company Transfers, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS), and working-holidays programs.
Halyna also assists employers with obtaining Labour Market Impact Assessments in all skills categories and obtaining Labour Market Impact Assessment-required work permits in Canada and various Canadian visa posts around the world.
Halyna develops and implements strategies for employers in transitioning their temporary foreign workers to permanent immigration. She also has extensive experience in advising foreign-trained professionals and skilled trades people in evaluating and accrediting their educational credentials and work experience with professional and apprenticeship associations in Canada.
Individual clients engage Halyna in obtaining and extending temporary-resident status as visitors, students and workers.
Halyna represents clients throughout the process of obtaining Canadian permanent residency by utilizing existing federal immigration programs and provincial nominee programs.
She is fluent in English, Ukrainian and Russian and also speaks basic Polish.
Experience Pertaining To Immigration Law Practice
EducationUniversity of Manitoba
Bachelor Of Laws (LL.B.)
University of Northern British Columbia
Political Science Major
Ukrainian National Law Academy in Kharkiv
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
Chernivci College, Ukraine
Law Diploma in Business and Employment Law Advising
Professional Associations and Affiliations
- Member, Canadian Bar Association, Immigration Law Section
- Member, Calgary Chamber of Commerce