Partner, National Practice Leader - Immigration, PwC Law LLP
Janet Bomza is a partner and the National Immigration Practice Leader at PwC Law LLP, a full service Canadian, US, and Global immigration law practice with offices in Toronto, 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 in 2014, 2013, and 2012. 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 positions 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. In September of 2009, Janet was elected to the position of Director on the Board of the Canadian Employment Relocation Council. Janet was also appointed by the Ontario Bar Association to be the co-chair of the 2012 and 2013 Institute Conference: one of Canada's largest legal education conferences.