Rashid Urosevic LLP provides excellent legal representation in immigration, citizenship and refugee matters before Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (formerly Citizenship and Immigration Canada), Canada Border Services Agency, the Immigration and Refugee Board and the Federal Courts of Canada.


Immigration and Refugee Board matters

  • Admissibility hearings, including misrepresentations
  • Deportation appeals
  • Detention review hearings
  • Residency obligation appeals
  • Sponsorship appeals
  • Refugee claim hearings
  • Refugee claim appeals

Federal Courts Litigation

  • Judicial review applications
  • Motions to stay removal from Canada
  • Actions for damages
  • Appeals to the Federal Court of Appeal

Business Immigration

  • Arranged employment
  • Business visitor visas
  • Intra-company transfers
  • Labour Market Impact Assessments
  • Free trade professionals
  • Quebec Investor program

Applications for Permanent Residence

  • Express Entry (Federal Skilled Workers, Federal Skilled Trades, Canadian Experience Class)
  • Caregiver program
  • Family Class sponsorships (spousal, child and/or parental sponsorship)
  • Humanitarian and Compassionate Grounds
  • Permanent residence cards
  • Provincial Nominees
  • Temporary resident permits


  • Citizenship applications
  • Assistance with Residency Questionnaires
  • Preparation for Citizenship interviews
  • Citizenship appeals
  • Citizenship revocations

Applications for Temporary Residence

  • Study permits
  • Temporary resident permits
  • Visitor visas
  • Work permits

Claims for Refugee Protection and/or Protected Person Status

  • Applying from outside Canada
  • Applying from within Canada
  • Cessation and Vacation proceedings
  • Complex cases (e.g. inadmissibility, exclusion)
  • Pre-Removal Risk Assessment applications
  • Sponsoring refugees

Other Matters

  • Authorizations to return to Canada
  • Applications for criminal rehabilitation
  • Responses to fairness letters
  • Requests to defer removals from Canada
  • Requests for information under the Privacy and Access to Information Acts
  • Document notarizations