Brian Dingle is a partner in the Business Immigration Group of the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP and the National Business Immigration Focus Group Leader. Brian practices exclusively in the area of business immigration and citizenship law. He acts on behalf of private and public sector employers and employees in administrative proceedings and applications to Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC), Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), Service Canada and Canadian visa posts abroad.
Brian has successfully represented employers in various sectors, including information technology, mining, oil and gas, finance, industrial, sports and entertainment in the transfer and acquisition of key foreign personnel and talent. For instance, Brian has represented all of the major American film and television studios and a number of high-profile entertainers, including Academy Award winning actors, directors, and other professionals in movie and television production, as well Grammy and Juno award winning recording artists.
Prior to joining BLG as an associate, Brian was both a summer student and an articling student with the Firm. Brian regularly publishes papers on business immigration topics, and participates in panel discussions on temporary entry into Canada.