TORONTO IMMIGRATION LAWYERS – TORONTO FAMILY LAWYERS

Levine Associates is a boutique law firm that has established itself in the areas of  immigration law, refugee law, family law and civil litigation.  Our solicitors draw on over seventy years of combined experience to provide clear and practical legal advice to clients on immigration issues, refugee and family law issues such as cohabitation agreements, custody and divorce.

Levine Associates is committed to providing clients with the highest caliber of personal service that only a boutique immigration law, family law and refugee law firm can provide.  We take pride in both the results that we achieve on behalf of our clients and the lasting relationships we build along the way.

We continue to uphold the Levine Associates founding philosophy to practice professionally, ethically and effectively.

Our recent posts

Jul 7, 2016

Introduction of New Law In December 2012 Immigration completely revamped the refugee system.  Perhaps the most dramatic change, was to statutorily require that most new refugee claims complete within 60 days of the claimant’s arrival in Canada.  This timeline compares with the 1 to 3 year waits claimants faced prior to the introduction of the…
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Jul 3, 2016

  Understanding the “First Safe Country” Concept and Why it’s Obsolete Until the Syrian refugee crisis, it was accepted by those who practice refugee law that a claimant’s failure to make a claim in the First Safe Country—also known as Forum Shopping—could be interpreted by decision makers as evidence that a claimant lacked a subjective…
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Mar 8, 2016

Has Trump’s bluster gotten you interested in Canada? The coming American presidential election has given way to a great deal of interest on the topic of “moving to Canada”. The question of whether this is feasible can only be answered on a case-by-case basis. There are a number of different avenues for immigration to Canada,…
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