Barrister & Solicitor, Notary

Sonila joined Brunga Law Offices in June 2011. She has graduated with Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from London Metropolitan University in UK and has a Masters Degree (LL.M) in Business Law from the same university. She completed the requirements of the National Committee Accreditation (NCA) of the Federations of Law Society of Canada (FLSC) and has been called as a lawyer to the Ontario bar. Her main practice areas cover:

  • Immigration law including representation in:
  • Permanent Residence applications: Express Entry, Provincial Nominees, Convention Refugees and Protected Persons, applications on humanitarian and compassionate grounds, immigrant investors and self-employed individuals
  • Sponsoring family members: spouses, parents, dependent children and orphan siblings
  • Citizenship applications
  • Renewal of PR cards
  • Temporary residence applications: visitor visas, parents and grandparents super visa, student visas, post-graduate work permits, open work permits
  • Temporary foreign workers: representing employers to obtain LMIA and foreign workers to be issued with the temporary work permit
  • Representation in Refugee Claims
  • Immigration and refugee appeals at IRB (IAD and RAD) and judicial reviews at Federal Court
  • Pre-Removal Risk Assessment (PRRA) applications
  • Detention and Admissibility hearings
  • Family law
  • Marriage Contracts
  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Separation Agreements
  • Uncontested Divorces
  • Wills and Estate
  • Preparation of Wills and continuing PoAs
  • Applications for Probate (Certificate of Appointment of Estate Trustees with a Will or without a Will)
  • Representation of Trustees in the administration of estates