Heather is a senior counsel in our Immigration Group in Montréal. Her practice focuses exclusively on U.S. and Canadian immigration law.
Heather has extensive experience providing immigration advice to corporations of all sizes regarding international mobility. She works with organizations in a variety of industries including financial services, manufacturing, telecommunications, consulting, information technology and energy.
She frequently gives customized sessions on U.S. immigration to our clients and has been a speaker at the firm’s annual labour and employment conferences.
Prior to joining MT>iplus/McCarthy Tétrault LLP, Heather provided comprehensive Canadian and U.S. immigration law services to individuals and corporations as a sole practitioner and at a boutique immigration firm in Montréal.
Heather is a former member of the Council of the Bar of Montréal. She is a Director and Past President of the Lord Reading Law Society, and is a Director of the Habilitas Foundation.
Heather has led legal workshops for high school students on behalf of Educaloi, served as a board member of the Akiva School and participated on fundraising committees at the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and MADA Food Bank.
Heather received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Concordia University, a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Montréal, a Juris Doctor with honours from the University of Ottawa, a Master of Laws degree in Banking and Financial Services Law from Boston University.
Heather was called to the Massachusetts Bar in 2001 and to the Québec Bar in 2002.