Rachel Brown is an associate in our immigration practice group, based in Toronto, and is responsible for our immigration clients from Sub-Saharan Africa. Called to the Ontario Bar and the Nigerian Bar, Rachel holds a Master of Laws degree in International Business Law from Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, and a Bachelor of Laws from Igbinedion University, Nigeria. She practiced law in a leading law firm in Nigeria representing clients in commercial transaction disputes in superior courts of record in Nigeria. With the goal of international business in mind and prior to obtaining her masters in International Business Law, Rachel saw the need to attain the proper foundation in business administration. As a result, she completed a one-year post degree diploma program in North Island College in British Columbia.
Rachel has been working with Pace Law Firm since 2012 and has worked closely with The Honourable Gerry Weiner, P.C., a former Minister of Immigration Canada, a former Minister of Multiculturalism Canada and Secretary of State of Canada. She travels regularly to Africa, to meet with high net worth individuals to assist them with their investor immigration applications to Canada and other parts of the world.
- Master of Laws in International Business Law, Osgoode Hall Law School, Toronto, Canada
- Post Degree Diploma in Business Administration, British Columbia, Canada
- Barrister-at-Law, Nigeria Law School, Lagos, Nigeria.
- Bachelor of Laws, Igbinedion University, Edo State, Nigeria
Professional Associations And Memberships
Canadian Bar Association
Law Society of Upper Canada (Ontario Bar Association)
Nigeria Bar Association
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Nigeria Branch)
Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators (Nigeria)