A U.S. Immigration Law Firm For
Canadian Citizens & Residents

We are a law firm dedicated to providing Canadian citizens, residents & companies with exceptional cross-border & U.S. immigration legal services. No matter where in Canada you are located, we can help you resolve your U.S. immigration matter.

Need a U.S. Visa?

Whether you need a U.S. waiver, a work visa, a green card, or have a unique and complex case, experience the difference that comes with hiring an experienced U.S. immigration lawyer to handle your matter.

Efficient and Expedient Cross-Border Legal Services

As Canada’s number one trading partner, it is becoming increasingly necessary for Canadians to travel to the U.S. for business and work purposes. We can help to ensure your business assignments in the U.S. are not hindered by U.S. immigration or cross border issues.

Getting Held up at the Border or Airport?

If you are having trouble entering the U.S., or believe that you may need a U.S. waiver, we can help you resolve your cross-border issues. Contact us today so that you can enter the U.S. quickly and smoothly without being held up.


How can we help you?

Let us know how we can help you by completing our online assessment form. We will respond to your inquiry within 24 hours.


We represent individuals and companies all across Canada in need of U.S. immigration and cross-border services. Our practice is focused exclusively on U.S. immigration law, and our lawyers provide customized, innovative, and effective legal solutions. More than anything, we are dedicated to providing successful results by taking into consideration our clients’ short and long-term immigration objectives. As such, we encourage all companies and individuals seeking U.S. immigration or cross-border services to utilize our experience and expertise.

U.S. Work Visas
U.S. Business & Investment Visas
U.S. Waivers
Family, Fiance & Marriage Visas
Student Visas

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Our Excellent Attorneys

Our lawyers have the experience, expertise, and professionalism to provide you with the highest quality of legal representation in U.S. immigration and cross-border matters. Contact us today to arrange a time to speak with one of our U.S. immigration lawyers.

Ife Ashabo

Ife Ashabo is the owner of Stafford Immigration Group and Managing Attorney for the firm. As an experienced U.S. immigration lawyer, Mr. Ashabo practices exclusively in the field of U.S. immigration law, and has a…

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Monty Silley

Monty’s practice is dedicated exclusively to US immigration. He has extensive experience representing clients in a diverse array of immigration matters, including family & employment based immigration, nonimmigrant visas…

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Eric Tibbs

Eric specializes in all types of immigration cases, including applications for permanent residence, family sponsorships, work visa applications, & citizenship cases. Eric also provides a full range of immigration litigation…

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Syeda Hamdani

Syeda represents and advises Canadian companies and individuals in all areas of U.S. immigration and cross-border law. With more than 14 years of experience handling cases exclusively in the field of U.S. Immigration, Syeda has helped thousands of…

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Douglas Cowgill

Douglas A. Cowgill is an attorney with more than six years of experience focusing in the area of US immigration law. Previously, he worked for one of the largest immigration firms in North America, assisting individuals & corporations of all sizes with a vast…

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Let us know how we can help you by completing our online assessment form. We will respond to your inquiry within 24 hours.
J-1 Visitor Exchange Program for Trainees

J-1 Visitor Exchange Program for Trainees

A. Overview What is the J-1 Visitor Exchange Program? The exchange visitor program for trainees (J-1) was created to promote educational and cultural exchange between the U.S. and other countries. J-1 status can be obtained by individuals who wish to enter the U.S. to...

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Comparing Visas: L-1 vs. E-2

Comparing Visas: L-1 vs. E-2

There are many options for those who wish to relocate to the U.S. for the purposes of starting a business. However, two of the most commonly used business visas are the L-1 visa and the E-2 visa. This blog article compares the two visa classifications. L-1 Visa –...

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Ines Simpson

NGH Certified Consulting Hypnotist - Advanced Hypnosis and Training Institute

“I would like to take this opportunity to thank the Stafford Immigration Group for doing a great job in obtaining Wirkle’s L1 visas. They are very knowledgeable in regards to US immigration matters, gave us the right advice, filed our L1 applications, & made sure we obtained our visas. We look forward to doing more business together.”
Varun Khurana

CEO - Wirkle Technologies Private Limited

Contact Us

If you need U.S. immigration advice or services of any kind, please complete our online assessment form and we will get back to you within 24 hours. Click here to access our online assessment form. If you would like to contact our firm for any other reason, please fill out the form to the left or call us at 647-494-5519.

Toronto Office
180 John Street
Suite 500
Toronto, Ontario
M5T 1X5

Calgary Office
4838 Richard RD SW
Suite 300
Calgary, Alberta
T3E 6L1

Montreal Office
6500 Trans-Canadian Highway
Suite 400
Montreal, Quebec
H9R 0A5

Vancouver Office
1285 West Broadway
Suite 600
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6H 3X8

Ottawa Office
116 Albert Street
Suite 300
Ottawa, Ontario
K1P 5G3