Jatin Shory leads the Immigration and Refugee Law department at Shory Law, a law firm located in Calgary, Alberta. He was called to the Alberta Bar in 2018.
Jatin’s litigation experience touches various immigration and refugee matters across Canada. Jatin has assisted many clients across Canada, specifically, in appealing various spousal sponsorship refusals or loss of status determinations for those in Canada to the Immigration Appeal Division, submitting applications for permanent resident status on humanitarian and compassionate grounds, and taking negative decisions including those issued on Pre-removal risk assessments, visitor visa, study permits, work permits and at tribunal hearings to the Federal Court of Canada. He also handles various border matters at the Immigration Division including detentions, removals, emergency stay of removals, inadmissibility to Canada, and temporary resident permits.
In addition to litigation, Shory Law assists in a wide variety of business immigration matters, consulting government stakeholders as well as startups, multi-national corporations, and entrepreneurs in their expansion into Canada.
Jatin began his journey in immigration law by joining his family firm and developing the immigration practice. Since creating this practice, Jatin has continued to pursue opportunities that allow him to become actively involved in his community. This includes volunteering his time with various pro-bono legal clinics, immigration settlement organizations, and as an Executive Member of the Canadian Bar Association Alberta South Immigration Section. Jatin Shory has also been called to the Canadian House of Commons to provide witness testimony on current immigration policy and procedures. Overall, Jatin has extensive experience presenting on a wide-variety of immigration law topics for legal and settlement practitioners, as well as stakeholders from both private and not-for-profit environments.