Aminder Kaur Mangat, B.A., LL.B., is a Canadian Barrister & Solicitor and a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada. She is the founder and head legal counsel at AKM Law.
Aminder obtained her BA with Honours from the University of Manitoba majoring in Religious Studies. During this time she gained an understanding and compassion for many cultures and has chosen to pursue a career in social justice and advocacy. She graduated law school top of her class from the University of West London. Aminder has volunteered at the Mississauga Legal Clinic, Elizabeth Fry Toronto and Victim Services of Toronto to provide help to those in need of guidance and legal assistance.
Aminder has an extensive background in immigration matters and has worked for one of the top Toronto Immigration firms. Aminder has conducted numerous refugee detention reviews achieving excellent results. In one case, Aminder’s creative and unique approach and excellent advocacy skills obtained an unprecedented decision over the CBSA. Shortly after her appearance, Immigration Canada announced it would accept GPS monitoring as a condition of release for detainees, which had prior to that been vigorously opposed.
Aminder takes pride in providing sound legal advice and representation to her clients, either coming to Canada to pursue new life experiences in love, work, education or travel. Aminder and the AKM Law team are here to help assist you in achieving your goals and allowing you to live your life free.
Yali Lin – Law Clerk
Yali Lin has previously obtained a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Law with a concentration in Law, Policy, and Government from Carleton University.
With more than six years of legal instruction, Yali has developed and honed her love of aiding
those who find themselves in need of legal assistance. No matter how complex or difficult the
challenge, Yali has always and will continue to put forth her best efforts.
Yali is currently completing her field placement in the area of immigration law, which she has
always had a profound interest in. As an individual who immigrated to Canada at a young age,
she understands the needs and struggles of those who recently came to Canada or have wishes to
come to Canada.
SOEUN LEE – PARALEGAL
Soeun is a Paralegal at AKM Law. As a Legal Assistant, she provides a supportive role in all aspects of the organization and management of files.
Soeun previously graduated from Ewha Womans (sic) University with a Bachelor of Korean Language & Literature and Psychology in South Korea.
She completed her Paralegal program in Sheridan College in 2018 and received a Diploma Certificate with Honours. She is a licensed paralegal and a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada.
As she came to Canada as an international student, Soeun deeply understands the challenges that new immigrants and people who pursue their new life in Canada face.
Soeun speaks English and Korean.