Passionate about business immigration law & assisting clients in connection with international relocation of executives and employees.

Lijing brings in her multicultural experience and trilingual proficiency to our business and immigration practice. Lijing first became interested in business immigration following her work for an immigration law firm at its downtown Toronto office, where she was part of a global practice team assisting multinational corporate clients with business visitor applications.

Lijing’s practice primarily focuses on business immigration, with in-depth knowledge and experience in different categories of work permit applications under the Temporary Foreign Worker Program and International Mobility Program. She works closely with clients to provide strategic legal advice and assistance to fulfill their workforce mobility and labour shortage needs.

Prior to joining Sobirovs Law Firm, Lijing worked at a boutique corporate immigration law firm in Toronto, where she focused on a variety of immigration matters including work permits, labour market impact assessments, temporary resident visas, rehabilitation, temporary resident permits, permanent residence and citizenship.

 Lijing is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese. In her spare time, Lijing enjoys reading, kayaking and hiking.

Education:

  • Juris Doctor, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (2016)
  • Global Legal Education and Awareness Project, Monash University, Australia (2016)
  • Master of Laws, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada (2012)
  • Bachelor of Laws, Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, China (2011)

Experiences:

  • Guberman Garson LLP, Toronto, Canada
  • Kranc Associates, Toronto, Canada
  • Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration, Shenzhen, China

Languages:

  • Mandarin
  • Cantonese

Memberships:

  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association