Bonnie Teng*

*Law Corporation

DL: 604.900.9398
T: 604.569.1833 ext: 138
bonnie@directionlegal.com

Assistants:
Loretta Howe (Immigration matters)
T: 604.569.1833 ext: 118
Dawn Wong (Solicitor’s matters)
T: 604.569.1833 ext: 122

 

Education

1996, LL.B., University of Windsor, Ontario
1988, B.A, University of British Columbia

Bar Admission

1997, British Columbia

Profile

Bonnie was born in Hong Kong and immigrated to Canada at a young age. She was educated in Hong Kong and Canada and works comfortably in both cultures. Bonnie applies her cross cultural-experiences to serving her clients both locally and from all over the world. In addition to English, Bonnie is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.

Since her call to the bar, Bonnie has practiced as a solicitor and immigration lawyer.

Preferred Areas of Practice

Immigration and Citizenship:

  • Family, business and skilled worker immigration applications
  • Provincial Nominee applications
  • Work, study and visitor visas
  • Permanent resident card applications
  • Citizenship applications
  • Immigration appeals
  • Citizenship appeals

Solicitor’s work:

  • Residential and commercial conveyancing
  • Commercial leases
  • Mortgages
  • Wills and estates
  • Incorporations and corporate records

Professional/Business Affiliations

  • Member, Law Society of British Columbia
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member and Past Chair, BC Immigration Section, Canadian Bar Association
  • Former Executive Member, National Citizenship and Immigration Section, Canadian Bar Association

Community Activities

  • Board Secretary, S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
  • Guest lecturer, UBC Continuing Education programs
  • Lecturer, SFU Continuing Education program
  • Regular guest host and commentator, various ethnic media
  • Past Director of the Association of Chinese Canadian Professionals
  • Presenter, Continuing Legal Education Society of BC
  • Guest speaker, various non-profit organizations
  • Board member of the Badminton BC