Vandana Veeraraghavan is a law clerk in the Business Immigration Group of the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP.
Vandana has more than 15 years of experience in Canadian and US immigration law. Before joining Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, she was employed for six years in various roles of increasing seniority with the Immigration Section of the Canadian visa office in New Delhi, one of the busiest overseas offices of the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade. She was responsible for review of family class and skilled worker applications and for making recommendations to Immigration Officers for entering selection decisions. She has also worked with many of the leading immigration law firms in Toronto.
As part of BLG's Business Immigration Group, she engages in:
- preparing temporary residence, permanent, citizenship and permanent resident card applications for submission to Citizenship and Immigration Canada, the Canada Border Services Agency, Service Canada and Canadian visa offices abroad;
- working with corporate clients and their human resources teams to find the right immigration solutions for their employees; and
- working and dealing with Service Canada and Canadian immigration offices in Canada and overseas to ensure smooth processing of immigration applications.