Amélie is an associate in our Immigration Group in Montreal. Her practice focuses on Canadian immigration law, more specifically temporary residence matters for a wide variety of clients including individuals, start-ups, multinationals, and non-profit organizations. Amélie is often called upon to collaborate with colleagues from other practice groups to provide immigration-related advice in the context of complex cases and transactions. She has a particular interest for immigration-related litigation and has been involved in cases before the provincial and federal courts.
Amélie received her Bachelor of Civil Law (B.C.L.) and Juris Doctor (J.D.) degrees from McGill University in 2021. While in law school, she worked as a research assistant in the areas of administrative justice and international contractual law and as Executive Assistant to the Vice President of the Tribunal administratif du logement. Amélie also had the opportunity to develop her interest in immigration law while working at the Canada Border Services Agency, and then at the Immigration Law Office of Legal Aid. During her final year at McGill, she was the Undergraduate Clerk of the Quebec Human Rights Tribunal.
Amélie completed her articling with the firm exclusively in the area of immigration law and was called to the Quebec Bar in 2022. She is a member of the Canadian Bar Association and the Association québécoise des avocats et avocates en droit de l'immigration (AQAADI). She speaks French, English and Spanish.