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Mamann, Sandaluk & Kingwell (formerly Mamann & Associates) was founded in April, 1987. Guidy Mamann, a former immigration officer, is the founding member of Mamann, Sandaluk & Kingwell and has been practising in the field of immigration law since 1987. With over 23 years of immigration experience, he now heads up one of Canada’s most prestigious immigration law firms and writes a very popular, nationally syndicated, immigration column which appears in print in a number of publications and online in Toronto’s Metro News.
Mr. Mamann is one of only 33 lawyers in Ontario who has been certified as an Immigration Law Specialist by the Law Society of Upper Canada. He has also been rated as one of Canada's "frequently recommended" immigration lawyers by Lexpert, Canada's leading lawyer rating service.
Mr. Mamann and several of the firm's lawyers have been interviewed extensively by various media including The Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, Toronto Sun, LA Times, as well as CTV, CBC, City TV, BBC etc.
The firm engages exclusively in the practice of Canadian and American immigration law. With a staff of over twenty-five people, including seven lawyers, two paralegals, and eight legal assistants, Mamann, Sandaluk & Kingwell is one of the largest immigration firms in Canada.
The firm’s head office is situated at 82 Richmond Street East, Toronto, M5C 1P1, and is located within a five-minute walk from three major immigration offices of Citizenship and Immigration Canada; the Adjudication Division, the Appeal Division and the Refugee Division of the Immigration and Refugee Board (IRB), the busiest immigration court in Canada.
Mamann, Sandaluk & Kingwell has developed a reputation for excellence in all areas of Canadian and U.S. immigration law and receives referrals from numerous government and non-government agencies including community organizations, businesses, other law firms, members of parliament, and other immigration law professionals.
The firm has accumulated a wealth of experience and has won many celebrated and precedent-setting cases at various immigration tribunals, at the Supreme Court of Canada, and at the Federal Court Trial Division and at its Appeal Division. This experience has prepared the professional members of the firm and its dedicated support staff to handle any immigration or citizenship matter that might arise.
Mamann, Sandaluk & Kingwell offers its corporate clients a full spectrum of immigration and relocation services. As one of Canada’s largest immigration boutique firms, it is resourced to handle the relocation of a single executive or a whole management team. In particular, the firm handles all Canadian work permits and all U.S. work visas.