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Lana Roberts

Lana Roberts


Practice Overview

Lana has practiced exclusively in the area of Canadian business immigration for over 10 years. Lana provides strategic advice to multinational corporations, small-medium businesses, and individuals on a variety of issues related to cross-border movement. She supports corporate clients in maintaining compliance with Canadian immigration laws, including responding to immigration audits. Lana assists her clients in a wide range of sectors in the preparation and submission of immigration applications for temporary residence, permanent residence, and citizenship.

Prior to joining Barteaux, Lana worked as a corporate immigration lawyer at a leading regional law firm in Halifax, Nova Scotia before moving in 2016 to a law firm affiliated with a “Big Four” accounting firm where she led their Atlantic Canadian immigration practice.

Year of Call

Nova Scotia 2011

  • When she’s not in the office, Lana enjoys travelling, cooking, being outdoors, and spending quality time with friends and family. She loves discovering new local restaurants and craft breweries. These days, she spends most of her free time with her husband, chasing after their two young girls.

    • Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society – Member
    • Canadian Bar Association – Member
    • Canadian Bar Association National Immigration Section – Executive
    • CBA Nova Scotia, Immigration Section – Past Chair
    • CBA Nova Scotia, Women Lawyers’ Forum – Member
    • Employment Law Alliance – Member
    • Dalhousie University, Juris Doctor – Specialization in Health Law and Policy, 2010
    • Mount Allison University, – B.A. in International Relations (Honours), 2005