Sheffman & Company:
Legal Services

Canadian Citizenship & Immigration Law

We provide advice and services on most Canadian citizenship and immigration applications and issues, from the routine to the complex. Our approach is simple and straightforward: We will consult with you to gain a thorough understanding of your background and objectives, advise you on any available options, and provide you with the level of service that you want for your application.

Our Services include the following:

PERMANENT RESIDENCE APPLICATIONS

  • SPOUSAL AND COMMON-LAW PARTNER SPONSORSHIPS FOR SAME AND OPPOSITE SEX SPOUSES AND PARTNERS
  • PARENTS, GRANDPARENTS AND OTHER FAMILY CLASS SPONSORSHIPS
  • ECONOMIC CLASS APPLICATIONS AND EXPRESS ENTRY
    • FEDERAL SKILLED WORKER PROGRAM
    • FEDERAL SKILLED TRADES PROGRAM
    • CANADIAN EXPERIENCE CLASS
    • START-UPS AND SELF-EMPLOYED
    • PROVINCIAL NOMINEE PROGRAM (“PNP”)
  • HUMANITARIAN AND COMPASSIONATE APPLICATIONS

ISSUES FOR PERMANENT RESIDENTS

  • PR CARD APPLICATIONS
  • ADVISING ON THE “RESIDENCY OBLIGATION”
  • PERMANENT RESIDENT TRAVEL DOCUMENT (“PRTD”) APPLICATIONS
  • APPLICATIONS TO VOLUNTARILY RENOUNCE PERMANENT RESIDENT STATUS

TEMPORARY RESIDENCE APPLICATIONS

  • VISITING CANADA
    • VISITOR EXTENSION APPLICATIONS
    • VISA (“TRV”) AND eTA APPLICATIONS
    • TEMPORARY RESIDENCE PERMIT (“TRP”) APPLICATIONS
  • WORKING IN CANADA
    • PROVINCIAL NOMINEE PROGRAM (“PNP”)
    • TEMPORARY FOREIGN WORKER PROGRAM (“TFWP”) AND INTERNATIONAL MOBILITY PROGRAM (“IMP”)
    • WORK PERMITS
    • WORK PERMIT-EXEMPT SITUATIONS
    • LABOUR MARKET IMPACT ASSESSMENTS (LMIAs)
    • EMPLOYER COMPLIANCE PROGRAM
  • STUDYING IN CANADA
    • STUDY PERMITS

OTHER IMMIGRATION ISSUES + APPLICATIONS

  • CRIMINAL INADMISSIBILITY, INCLUDING APPLICATIONS FOR “REHABILITATION”, “DEEMED REHABILITATION” CONFIRMATION AND TEMPORARY RESIDENCE PERMIT (“TRPs”)
  • MEDICAL INADMISSIBILITY
  • ACCESS TO INFORMATION REQUESTS

CITIZENSHIP APPLICATIONS + ISSUES

  • APPLICATIONS FOR GRANTS OF CANADIAN CITIZENSHIP
  • APPLICATIONS FOR PROOF OF CANADIAN CITIZENSHIP
  • ADVISING ON “LOST CANADIAN” SITUATIONS
All legal services are provided by the Robert S. Sheffman Law Corporation operating as Sheffman & Company.