CANADIAN IMMIGRATION LAWYERS

Sas & Ing.

Sas and Ing’s Immigration Law Centre provides advice and assistance to individuals, families and businesses on all categories of Canadian Immigration. Our clients range from corporations seeking to do business in international markets or transferring personnel, to individuals who wish to live, work and study in Canada or re-unite with family members. Sas & Ing’s Canadian Immigration services include Work and Study permits, Permanent Residence applications including Express Entry, PNP and Family Class, Temporary Residence Visas, Family Sponsorship, Citizenship and Citizenship Appeals and Federal Court Judicial Review applications.


News & Events

BC Jobs Immigration Guest Speaker Series

Catherine Sas, Q.C. and Victor Ing will speak on a panel at BC Jobs Immigration Guest Speaker Series on Friday, June 25, 2021.  Topic:  Working in BC - What the overseas...


Announcing New Immigration Program for
Workers and Students in Canada!

Sas & Ing are pleased to share the announcement about Canada’s newest immigration program for healthcare and essential workers and international students currently in Canada....


Immigration Law Conference 2021 for the Law Society of Scotland

Catherine A. Sas, Q.C. will be speaking on the topic A look to the future and lessons across borders at the 16th Annual Immigration Law Conference 2021 for the Law...


Congratulations Catherine Sas, Q.C., for being voted Vancouver’s Best Immigration Lawyer for 9 years straight!

Catherine Sas, Q.C., for being voted Vancouver’s Best Immigration Lawyer for 9 years straight!...


Start Up Visa – May 21, 2021

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Catherine Sas, Q.C. will be moderating an ImmSeminar program on the Start Up Visa on May 21, 2021.

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Immigration Law Conference 2020

Victor Ing will be participating in a panel discussion at CBA’s Immigration Law Conference ‘20 at the Terminal City Club in Vancouver, on February 7, 2020. The panel topic is...


Catherine Sas, Q.C. is speaking about the new application process for undeclared dependants on December 3, 2019 at the Pinnacle HarbourFront Hotel in Vancouver, 8:45 am – 5:30 pm.

Pinnacle HarbourFront Hotel, Vancouver Catherine Sas, Q.C. will be speaking with Tiffany Chi at the Practice Makes Perfect event on December 3, 2019 at the Pinnacle HarbourFront Hotel in Vancouver,...


A successful trip to India.

Catherine Sas, Q.C. met with students and clients in India, November 2019. ...


Meet with Catherine Sas in India November 17 – 25, 2019

Catherine Sas, Q.C. will be attending the Mumbai Business Forum in India on November 21st....


Happy Diwali from the Sas & Ing team

Happy Diwali from the Sas & Ing team...


Sex, drugs and rock and roll….Catherine Sas, Q.C. moderated a dynamic panel at the IBA Conference in London.

On November 1, 2019, Catherine Sas, Q.C. moderated a panel titled “Sex, drugs and rock and roll… and other illicit behaviours barring entry to foreign jurisdictions: a criminal inadmissibility update”...


Congratulations Catherine Sas, Q. C., for being listed in Canada’s Best Lawyers for the 14th consecutive year!…

Congratulations Catherine Sas, Q. C., for being listed in Canada’s Best Lawyers for the 14th consecutive year!...



Catherine Sas, Q.C. and Anne O’Donoghue to be Co-Chairs of IBA’s Immigration and Nationality Committee

On January 1, 2019, Catherine Sas, QC and Anne O’Donoghue will be Co-Chairs of the Immigration and Nationality Committee of the International Bar Association (IBA). Anne O’Donoghue is the...


Catherine A. Sas, Q.C. will be a speaker at the following IMM Seminars

  • Self employed immigration - Alternative Options for Business Applicants
  • Ask an Expert: Humanitarian and Compassionate Case Studies
  • Mothers Without Legal Status
  • What International Students Need to Know, and Don’t…
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Catherine Sas, Q.C. and Victor Ing will be presenters at the ImmSeminar

Catherine Sas, Q.C. and Victor Ing will be presenters at the ImmSeminar all-day event Best Practices – Be prepared to face the future and help your clients on November 29,...


Catherine Sas has been voted Best Immigration lawyer in Vancouver for 7 years straight

Catherine Sas has been voted Best Immigration lawyer in Vancouver for 7 years straight...


ImmSeminar’s event “What International Students need to know. and don’t!”

On April 18, 2018, Catherine A. Sas, Q.C. is speaking at a ImmSeminar’s event “What International Students need to know. and don’t!” in Vancouver, BC....


Catherine Sas, Q.C. is currently in India visiting clients and students

Catherine Sas, Q.C. is currently in India visiting clients and students, and will be attending a Dinner Reception with His Excellency Nadir Patel, High Commissioner for Canada to India and...


Welcome 2018!

Thank you to our clients and friends who have made our progress possible; we wish you joy, good health and success throughout the year....


Catherine Sas will speak on the panel “Global battle for the entrepreneur and investor” at IBA in London on November 16th, 2017

Catherine Sas will speak on the panel “Global battle for the entrepreneur and investor”: As the battle to attract entrepreneurs and investors continues around the world, this panel will look...


Catherine Sas will moderate a panel on International trade agreements in Sydney on October 12 2017

Catherine Sas will moderate a panel on International trade agreements and the exchange of services between member nations: a global update on Thursday, October 12th 2:30 – 5:30pm. This event...


Catherine Sas to speak at IBA in Sydney on October 10, 2017

Catherine Sas will be speaking on the panel about Fear of flying in Asia: a review of the FiFo environment in Asia and a global update – should ‘local lawyers’...


Sas & Ing at the BC India Business Network (BC-IBN) Diwali Gala Sept 22, 2017

Catherine Sas and Victor Ing sponsored a table and attended the Annual Diwali Gala put on by the BC India Business Network (BCIBN) on September 22, 2017. Catherine, who has...


Vancouver’s Best Immigration Lawyer

Congratulations Catherine! Catherine Sas has been voted Vancouver’s Best Immigration Lawyer for 6 consecutive years!...


Best Lawyers

Congratulations Catherine Sas, Q. C., for being listed in Canada’s Best Lawyers for the 12th consecutive year!...


LEXPERT

Congratulations Catherine Sas, Q.C., for your recognition as a leading Canadian Immigration Lawyer!...


Vote for Catherine Sas in the Georgia Straight’s 22nd Annual Best of Vancouver.

Vote for Catherine Sas in the Georgia Straight’s 22nd Annual Best of Vancouver....



Sas & Ing celebrates the 100 Year Journey Gala

Sas & Ing Immigration Law Centre proudly assists the Indo-Canadian community to honour the legacy of the Indo-Canadian pioneers and their important contribution to Canada's past, present and future....


Catherine Sas talks to Vancouver Sun on the eve of Air Canada’s inaugural direct flight to Delhi, India.

Catherine Sas, President of the BC-India Business Network, talks to Vancouver Sun on the eve of Air Canada’s inaugural direct flight to Delhi, India....


Catherine Sas will be speaking at Imeda’s “Goodbye 2016” annual celebration Imeda event December 8, 2016

Catherine Sas will be speaking at Imeda's annual yearend event Goodbye, 2016... The year of hope. Location: Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront, 1133 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. ...


Catherine Sas to speak at IMEDA November 8

Catherine Sas will speak at IMEDA about H and C processing (Review basic elements of H and C processing) ...




Sas & Ing are proud supporters of the Grand Diwali Gala 2016 on October 14, 2016.

Sas & Ing are proud to support the Grand Diwali Gala 2016 on October 14, 2016, and are dedicated to assisting the Indo-Canadian community....



Best Lawyers

Catherine Sas, Q.C. has been selected for inclusion in the 11th Edition of Best Lawyers in Canada in the practice area of Immigration Law....


Catherine Sas participated in a Symposium on the Impact on BC of Direct Flights between Vancouver & Delhi on Trade-Travel-Tourism 2016 July 15

Catherine Sas, as President of the BC-India Business Network (BCIBN), participated in a Symposium on the Impact on BC of Direct Flights between Vancouver & Delhi on Trade-Travel-Tourism....


IBA Global Immigration Conference

September 19, 2016 Catherine Sas will speak at the International Bar Association session “Where will my nanny/plumber come from? Middle and low-skilled worker shortages in light of the migrant currents...


Catherine Sas and the BC-India Business Network (BCIBN) welcomed His Excellency Shri Vishnu Prakash High Commissioner of India in Canada 2016 March 14

On March 14, 2016, Catherine Sas and the BC-India Business Network (BCIBN) welcomed His Excellency Shri Vishnu Prakash High Commissioner of India in Canada....


Meet with Catherine in India

April 2 – 4, 2016 Catherine will be travelling to Chandigarh, India to meet with clients April 2 – 4, 2016. Kindly contact our office by phone or email to...


IMEDA’s Goodbye Seminar

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 Catherine Sas will speak at IMEDA’s Goodbye Seminar...


IBA Global Immigration Conference

Friday, November 20, 2015 Catherine Sas will participate on the panel “Can I Bring the Family?” at the 7th Biennial IBA Global Immigration Conference in London, England...


Catherine Sas and Victor Ing joined forces to form Sas & Ing Immigration Law Centre.

They combine over 30 years of immigration law experience to bring advice and assistance to individual and business clients on all forms of temporary entry into and permanent residence in...


Best Lawyers

Catherine Sas, Q.C. has been selected for inclusion in the seventh edition of Best Lawyers in Canada in the practice area of Immigration Law....



Express Entry is not Easy Entry – Understanding Canada’s New Immigrant Selection System

On January 1, 2015 Canada’s immigration program was dramatically and fundamentally changed. Overnight our immigration program morphed from an applicant driven model, to a government selection driven model. Up until December 31,...



Blog Posts

Making the case against misrepresentation

September 15, 2021

For years, my colleague Catherine Sas, Q.C. and I have...


Overcoming a Previous Refusal – Tips for Success

August 24, 2021

In our immigration law office, we are regularly consulted by...


Express Entry Predictions: 2021 Update

August 10, 2021

At the beginning of this year, I wrote a blog...


‘TR to PR’ pathway applicants can now apply for open work permit

July 27, 2021

On May 6, 2021, Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship (“IRCC”) launched...


Canadian borders will fully reopen within two months

July 20, 2021

On July 19, 2021 the Public Health Agency of Canada...


The Working Holiday visa: transitioning to permanent residence

July 6, 2021

One of the challenges that prospective immigrants to Canada face...


Easing of travel restrictions to begin July 5, 2021

June 21, 2021

Starting July 5, 2021, fully vaccinated travellers will be exempt...


Canada Supports Immigration from Hong Kong! Ottawa Announces Two New Permanent Residency Pathways

June 8, 2021

Today, the Honourable Marco E.L Mendicino, Minister of Immigration Refugees...


Canada’s immigration program still welcomes international students in the midst of the pandemic

May 26, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has created many unique immigration challenges over...


2021 Immigration Updates: A Year of Change

May 18, 2021

This year 2021 has already been a busy year in...


COVID-19 Statement

At Sas and Ing our office is open, and we will continue to assist you with your immigration matters. We are committed to the health and wellbeing of our team and our clients. During these challenging times we are observing social distancing guidelines and holding in-person meetings only in urgent cases where they are necessary. For new clients, we would be pleased to schedule initial consultation appointments to assist you over the phone or Skype.