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Lily Tekle, B.A., M.A., LLB

Butkowsky Immigration Law

Butkowsky Immigration Law Lawyer Bios

Lily Tekle, B.A., M.A., LLB, is a Canadian Barrister and Solicitor and a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada. She earned a B.A. (Honours) in Political Science from the University of Western Ontario in 2001 and a Master of Arts in International Human Rights Law from York University in 2005. Lily received her Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Windsor, Faculty of Law in 2009. She is a recipient of the Windsor Law Access to Justice Award and the Canadian International Development Agency’s social justice fellowship.

Lily was called to the Ontario bar in 2010. Prior to joining the Law Office of Larry Butkowsky in 2011, she articled at a criminal defense law office and worked at a refugee legal aid clinic. Her practice includes representing clients at refugee hearings, detention reviews, admissibility hearings, appeals before the Immigration Appeal Division, as well as stay motions and judicial reviews at the Federal Court of Canada. Lily is a member of the Refugee Lawyers’ Association, the Criminal Lawyers’ Association, and a co-director of Our Children Africa, a Ghanaian based non-government organization.

Butkowsky Immigration Law

Toronto immigration lawyer Lily Tekle represents clients who wish to become permanent residents of Canada (whether for business, personal, or for humanitarian and compassionate reasons), as well as those seeking temporary visas to study, work, or visit. Butkowsky Immigration Law can also represent clients in immigration litigation and refugee proceedings, including appeals, hearings, judicial reviews, and legal proceedings for people who have been detained or ordered deported.

Butkowsky Immigration Law is committed to providing the highest level of client service, and is highly respected in the arena of Toronto immigration law. The firm is located at 41 Madison Ave., Toronto, Ontario M5R 2S2, or may be reached by calling (647) 694-0539.