Richard Kurland

Immigration Lawyer and Policy Analyst, Kurland, Tobe, Vancouver

Policy advice to governments foreign and domestic; Parliament of Canada – expert witness on immigration policy, 1994 to present; Editor-in-Chief, Lexbase: Canada’s largest immigration publication with summaries of Federal Court decisions rendered in previous 30 days; Commentator (CBC, CTV, Globe & Mail, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, South China Morning Post); Senate of Canada Medal – 2017: “for showing dedication to streamlining and improving our national immigration system and for commitment to providing affordable service to vulnerable immigrant and refugee populations; in recognition of valuable service to the nation”. Special Advisor to the Office of the Auditor General of Canada (Int’l Affairs and Immigration) (June – August 2016)

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