Ask A Lawyer: immigration and refugee claims and the pandemic

Legal Aid Alberta responds to new challenges and changes to the way applications are handled.

Communications and Public Relations
April 07, 2021

“Ask a Lawyer” is a monthly segment on Global News Morning Edmonton at 7:40 a.m. on the first Tuesday of the month.

Watch: Legal information about immigration and refugee claims during the pandemic
The pandemic has ramped up stress for immigration and refugee claimants. Legal Aid Alberta staff lawyer Ruth Williams, who specializes in immigration law, provides insights on the challenges and new opportunities for claimants.

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Watch: Legal information for parents with troubled kids
Legal Aid Alberta staff lawyer Karen McGowan, who has more than 20 years’ experience representing youth (aged 12 to 17) in criminal court, shares her knowledge and expertise when young people get in trouble with the law.

Watch: What you need to know when it comes to missed child support payments
Legal Aid Alberta family lawyer Jessica Chapman shares insights and expertise on child support payments.

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