McRoberts Law Office LLP - Wills and Estates Winnipeg, Manitoba

Businesses in Canada are being challenged to recruit and retain skilled workers in almost every industry sector."

Canadian businesses are finding it difficult to hire and keep skilled workers in almost every industry. To be able to keep productivity high and to supply a demanding global marketplace, employers are constantly looking for the right people from a growing number of foreign countries.

McRoberts Law Office LLP is sensitive to this situation and now has an immigration law division, headed by partners H. Mark LaClare and Martha P. Musuka, who are experienced immigration lawyers, understanding the law and its regulations and have a team of professionals willing and able to help your human resource needs.

The immigration law division has built a large network of contacts allowing them to recruit foreign workers from the following regions and countries:

  • South and Central America,
  • Africa (Ghana, Gambia, Kenya),
  • Mexico,
  • USA,
  • India,
  • United Arab Emirates,
  • Serbia,
  • Slovakia,
  • Jamaica,
  • Belize,
  • Philippines.

Our law office will work directly with employers and their human resource departments to create a plan that is not only professional, but is efficient and is tailored and sensitive to the needs and success of your business. Our "one-stop service" will save you time, money and energy!

The McRoberts Foreign Workers Program

Our immigration law division is expanding its efforts to other areas of the world. Each of our contacts is a recruiter with not only a deep understanding and knowledge of the language, but also informed in the culture, economic and social features of the region or country in which they work in. The immigration law division uses the latest in technology to keep in touch with contacts and clients. McRoberts Law Office LLP is a full-service law firm, based out of Winnipeg, Manitoba. Our utmost goal is to provide you with quality legal services and advice, on a wide range of topics, and look forward to partnering with you in the area of immigration law and in recruiting foreign workers for your business. For more information and a detailed explanation of our foreign workers program, we offer a free one-hour presentation.

To make your appointment, please contact us.

Immigration Law Division

Recruitment of temporary foreign workers

McRoberts Law Office LLP offers both legal and non-legal services to Canadian employers. We have combined the process of recruitment, immigration, settlement and trade certification of employees, all into one package, providing you with the best qualified foreign workers you need for your business.

One of the keys to success is advanced planning, and our team will gather the required information to start the first steps on the road to recruitment. When all federal and provincial requirements are in place, and your plan is ready to be executed, our immigration law division will:

  • Find, recruit and evaluate foreign workers that meet your requirements
  • Choose suitable candidates for your approval
  • Prepare, process and file an application for a Labor Market Opinion (LMO) to Service Canada
  • Prepare, process and file an application to obtain a work visa for each worker
  • Help you with settling the foreign workers by co-ordinating with settlement agencies

What is the employer's role?

Long-term recruitment planning is very important in deciding the human resource strategic plan for future growth. Our immigration law division will work with your team as it deals with the different levels of government, the immigration process, professional associations, unions, educational institutions and settlement agencies among other groups.

Employers need to provide the following:

  • A complete job description
  • Personal, educational and professional requirements
  • Number of people required in each position
  • A time frame
  • Wage range and benefits package

The employer's benefits:

  • Solving or minimizing your labour shortage
  • Keep workers and minimize your turnover
  • Save you time, energy and money

Our fees for employers:

A fee structure will be negotiated between McRoberts Law Office LLP and the employer before starting the recruitment process.

Practising Lawyers: H. Mark LaClare, Martha P. Musuka

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The information provided herein is of a general nature. Please contact us at 204-944-7907 to speak with a lawyer to discuss the specifics of your situation.