Ms. Veena Gupta is an Immigration Lawyer at Nanda Lawyers with 16 years of focused experience working on immigration matters. Ms. Gupta has been a licensed Immigration Practitioner in Canada since 2004. Prior to joining Nanda Lawyers in 2018, Ms. Gupta has been in both independent practice and has also worked with a Prestigious Canadian Immigration Law Firm.
Her clientele includes prominent business franchises in the GTA, Regional Health Authorities, IT Corporates, Independent Professionals including Specialist Physicians, Motivational Speakers, and renowned Performing Artists.
Ms. Gupta assists her clients in all areas of Immigration law including all categories of Permanent Residency Applications, Spousal, Common-law & Conjugal Partner Sponsorships, Parental Sponsorships, Group 5 Sponsorships, Provincial Nominee Program applications, LMIA’s, ICT & GTS Work Permits, Business Immigration including Self-employed Persons, PNP entrepreneur categories and H& C Cases.
Ms. Gupta also assists her clients to overcome Criminal and Medical Inadmissibility including assisting them with providing a response to Procedural Fairness Letter requests.
Ms. Gupta’s Immigration Litigation experience includes:
- Assisting her clients with Applications for Leave and for Judicial Review before the Federal Courts
- Representing her clients in Immigration Appeals before the Immigration Appeals Division for Residency obligation and Spousal Appeals
- Representing clients before the Immigration Division, Refugee Protection Division, and the Refugee Appeals Division.
Ms. Gupta is passionate about pursuing the rights of her clients and is constantly working towards championing their cause through her work. Ms. Gupta has successfully represented several minor children and their families to overcome medical inadmissibility.
Ms. Gupta was called to the bar in Manitoba and in Ontario. Ms. Gupta is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, Canadian Bar Association, and the Ontario Bar Association. She is conversant in multiple regional Indian languages including Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi. Ms. Gupta is highly fluent in English and has limited fluency in French.
Ms. Gupta is a trained Mediator of Disputes and has received both her basic & advanced training certificates in ADR (Alternate Disputes Resolution) from the University of Windsor Faculty of Law.
Ms. Gupta has served as a Mentor to new immigrants through the Peel Mentoring Program and is an active participant in her community. Ms. Gupta is also an accomplished trained performer of the Indian cultural art forms of music and dance.
Veena has over 12 years of experience practicing immigration law assisting a broad range of clients both individuals and corporates from wide variety of industries.
- LLM – University of Toronto
- NCA Accreditation University of Toronto
- B.A., LLB – University of Madras.
- Advanced ADR – University of Windsor, Faculty of Law
Veena is a member of the Law Society of Ontario and the Canadian Bar Association. She speaks Tamil.