Partner, National Practice Leader - Immigration, PwC Law LLP
Janet Bomza is a partner, Co-Chair of PwC Law LLP and the National Practice Leader of the firm’s Immigration Law division, a full service Canadian, US, and Global immigration law practice with offices in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Calgary. Janet has over two decades of experience managing one of Canada’s largest and leading North American immigration law practices. Having practiced exclusively in the field of immigration law since commencing her legal career, Janet is certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Citizenship and Immigration Law and is considered an expert on Canadian immigration and cross-border matters.
Specializing in corporate immigration issues, Janet provides Canadian, NAFTA-related and Global immigration advice to multi-national companies, small businesses and professionals seeking to relocate skilled individuals and key employees to Canada, the United States and other countries around the world. Janet also advises clients on various aspects of international mobility ranging from obtaining global immigration visas to internal immigration policy creation and compliance guidance. Janet excels at finding strategic solutions to problematic immigration matters while ensuring that results are delivered quickly and seamlessly.
Janet is a 2014 recipient of Lexpert’s National Zenith Award which recognizes leadership in practice excellence and career accomplishments. Lexpert also recognized Janet as an expert in immigration law from 2012 to 2018. A prolific author on immigration-related topics, she has published and presented numerous papers on Canadian, US and global immigration.
Janet is a Past Chair of the Canadian Bar Association - Ontario's Immigration and Citizenship Section, and she formally held the position of Vice-Chair of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Canada chapter and Member at Large on the Canadian Bar Association’s Citizenship and Immigration National section. Janet is a past Board Member of the Canadian Employment Relocation Council. From 2012-2014, Janet was the co-chair of the Ontario Bar Association’s Institute Conference: one of Canada's largest legal education conferences. Janet is currently an active Board Member on the Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic’s Board of Directors. Janet has been a co-chair of the LSUC Immigration Law Summit in 2017 & 2018.