Navi Dhaliwal (Associate)
Assistant: Miriam Zhabr
Navi maintains a broad immigration and refugee law practice. She is involved in a wide range of files including refugee claims, applications for permanent residence, humanitarian and compassionate claims, admissibility matters, pre-removal risk assessments, work/study permit applications, and family sponsorships. She also regularly assists employers in obtaining Labour Market Impact Assessments (LMIAs).
Navi is actively involved in a wide range of complex litigation files, including those involving exclusion, criminality and national security matters. She has assisted clients with matters before the Immigration Division, the Immigration Appeal Division, the Refugee Protection Division, the Refugee Appeal Division, and the Federal Court of Canada.
Prior to joining Sherritt Greene, Navi articled for a leading refugee law practitioner. During law school she completed an exchange program in Jerusalem and worked for the UN in Amman, Jordan. Navi was a speaker at a major refugee health conference on the topic of the use of psychological evidence in refugee claim determinations. She currently serves on the Executive of the Canadian Bar Association Alberta Immigration Section South Branch and is a member of the Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers (CARL) and the Canadian Council for Refugees (CCR).