Lisa Couillard (Associate)
Assistant: Alicia McCormack
Lisa practices exclusively in the area of immigration law with, a focus on refugee law and applications for permanent and temporary residence involving humanitarian considerations.
Lisa has lived in Central and South America and is fluent in Spanish. In 2010, Lisa spent four months volunteering at the Legal Assistance Centre in Windhoek, Namibia. Before that, she worked as a research and appeals lawyer at a criminal defence firm in Calgary.
Lisa is the Treasurer for the Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers. She is passionate about animal rights and volunteers with the Rocky Mountain Animal Rescue Society.