Maria Margarita L. Primero
Practice Area

Margarita assists clients in all matters related to immigration, family and estate law.

Professional Activities
Margarita is a member of the following organizations:
  • Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Volunteer lawyer with Pro Bono Law Ontario‚Äôs Child Advocacy Project
  • Toronto Adventist District School Board, member-at-large
    • Credentials

      Margarita earned her double law degrees (LLB/BCL) through the National Programme at McGill University, Faculty of Law in Montreal, Canada. She completed her undergraduate studies at Andrews University in Michigan, USA, where she earned a B.Sc. (Hons.) in Political Economy, graduating magna cum laude.

      Margarita is conversant in Tagalog.

Experience
Family & Estate Law:
  • Preparation, drafting and execution of domestic contracts including:
    • Cohabitation agreements
    • Marriage contracts
    • Separation agreements
  • Preparation, drafting and execution of wills & powers of attorney
  • Divorce, access and custody matters

Immigration Law:
  • Business class applications under the Investor, Entrepreneur or Self-employed categories
  • Skilled workers class applications
  • Family class applications
  • Work permits and intra-company employee transfers
  • Study permits and temporary resident visas
  • Judicial reviews before the Federal Court and Federal Court of Appeal
  • Appeals to the Immigration Appeal Division
  • Stay of Removal Orders


Contact

Email: mprimero@heydary.com
Phone: (416) 972-9001 | Fax: (416) 972-9940

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