Cathryn Sawicki, Barrister & Solicitor

Cathryn is a Canadian Immigration Lawyer and the Global Business Immigration Team Lead at PwC Law LLP. She has been designated a Certified Specialist by the Law Society of Ontario and has particular expertise in the area of compliance, strategic immigration solutions, and immigration processing.

Her almost 20 years of experience in the area of immigration law and compliance, allows Cathryn to provide excellent customer service and tailored solutions to meet client needs. She has expertise in the area of risk analysis, large scale international business immigration and quality service delivery.

Cathryn is a lawyer in good standing with the Canadian Bar Association (CBA), Ontario Bar Association and a member of the Law Society of Ontario. She completed her law degree at Osgoode Hall and is the co-author of a book called “Canadian Immigration and Refugee Law: A Practitioners Handbook” distributed by Emond Publishing.

She has leading caselaw before the Federal Court of Canada, has appeared before the Federal Court of Appeal and obtained one of the largest immigration settlements in the 50-year history of one of the law firms she worked at.

She has appeared on CBC Radio and television, CTV, Rogers TV, CFRB 1010, CKNW radio as a guest speaker. She has lectured across Canada for various entities such as, IMEDA, Federated Press, Professional Development Seminars, the CBA and more. Cathryn has also been interviewed for various newspapers and online articles and has taught immigration law at various colleges and law schools across Canada.