Nadia Bakhtiari

Nadia Bakhtiari

Associate Lawyer

Telephone: +1 (416)-848-8485

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Education & Experience

  • Completed Juris Doctor at University of Windsor Faculty of Law, University of Detroit School of Law.
  • Called to the Ontario Bar in June 2019.
  • Fluent in Farsi, French and working proficiency in Spanish.
  • Exclusively practiced immigration and refugee law.

Practice Focus

  • Immigration litigation – Federal Court and IRB.
  • Humanitarian-based immigration applications.
  • Permanent residence and temporary residence applications.

Community Involvement

  • Recipient of the Access to Justice Award in Windsor, Social Justice Fellowship and J.W. White Side Award.
  • Led the effort to lift the cap on private refugee sponsorship to the Federal Government of Canada and Minister of Immigration in 2016 – 2017.
  • Researcher for Windsor Women Working with Immigrant Women through Pro Bono Students Canada.

Hobbies and interests:

  • Tennis and travelling.