Guberman Garson joins an independent immigration law firm allied with Deloitte to offer expanded immigration services
Toronto, August 26, 2014 – Deloitte announced today that Guberman Garson Immigration Lawyers will join an independent global immigration law firm allied with Deloitte in Canada. The firm, which will be renamed Guberman Garson Segal LLP, will offer clients expanded capabilities in immigration services that will include Canadian, U.S. and international immigration law.
“This transaction expands Guberman Garson’s reach globally, as our alliance with Deloitte in Canada brings us into Deloitte’s network of global immigration firms,” said David Garson, managing partner of Guberman Garson Segal LLP. “Clients prefer the convenience of having a service provider that can offer Canadian, U.S. and international immigration services around the world. As the global immigration law firm allied with Deloitte, we are now fully equipped to meet those needs in a cost-effective manner.”
“Moving skilled labour across borders is very complex, and having a reputable team of experienced immigration lawyers allied with Deloitte enables us to make the process seamless for our clients,” said Heather Evans, National Managing Partner, Tax for Deloitte in Canada. “Multinational companies can realize considerable efficiencies by working with qualified professionals who can partner together on the related immigration and tax issues that inevitably accompany the movement of global talent."
“We’re pleased to have such an eminently qualified team bring its expertise to our allied immigration law firm,” said Alexandre Baril, Deloitte’s Corporate Development Officer in Canada. The Corporate Development Office (CDO), which supported the transaction, actively pursues and responds to organizations through merger, acquisition and alliance opportunities that align with the firm’s commitment to client service excellence.
Deloitte, one of Canada's leading professional services firms, provides audit, tax, consulting, and financial advisory services. Deloitte LLP, an Ontario limited liability partnership, is the Canadian member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited.
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