Barrister & Solicitor
Raymond completed his Juris Doctor degree at the University of Victoria. His partner, Nancy is a licensed Paralegal who completed her Paralegal Education at Humber College. They operate a full-service immigration law firm, with services ranging from immigration applications to tribunal and Federal Court litigation. They have successfully represented clients based in Canada and the United States as well as in various countries throughout Asia, Africa, Europe and South America in making Canada their permanent home.
Raymond is in his 6th year on the National Executive Committee of the Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers and is also a member of the Canadian Bar Association’s Immigration Section and the Refugee Lawyers Association. Prior to practicing law, he held the following immigration law enforcement-related co-op positions with Canada Border Services Agency (“CBSA”): Enforcement Assistant, Border Services Officer and Hearings Officer.
Chartered Accountant & Chartered Professional Accountant
Russell Manock has been providing expertise on tax issues since becoming a chartered accountant in 1973. Since then, he has also earned his Chartered Professional Accountant designation. He utilizes his considerable experience in both corporate and personal tax and accounting. He specializes in helping SMEs and their shareholders and is licensed to practice as a Public Accountant in Ontario.
Russell is director and chairman of the Audit Committee for a publicly traded corporation, as well as director and treasurer of a condominium corporation. Born and raised in Toronto, he now lives with his wife in the city of Vaughan.
Howard L. Waldman
Barrister & Solicitor
Howard has been in the practice of law in Thornhill since 1978. His decades of experience have led him to provide full service covering the general areas of law. He is able to help families in preparing wills, estate planning, powers of attorneys and dealing with the affairs of deceased persons.
Howard is also actively involved in the areas of corporate and commercial law. Clients with small businesses will find him invaluable in the purchase, financing and sale of real estate properties, business financing, corporate re-organizations, sales, and the security required by most business ventures. He has been involved in a number of joint ventures, including several which involved U.S. corporations.