Rachel Bunbury is a senior lawyer focused exclusively on immigration law and international trade. She works closely with local and international Human Resources Departments, Executives, and Senior Managers to provide tailored immigration solutions to achieve the business goals of clients. She also assists accompanying family members of foreign employees in obtaining immigration status in Canada.
In addition to working with employers and corporations, she also assists individuals with temporary residence, permanent residence, and citizenship.
Prior to founding Westbury Law Professional Corporation in 2017, Ms. Bunbury worked as an associate lawyer in the immigration group of a Big Four accounting firm and with a Bay Street immigration law firm. Throughout the course of her career, she has developed extensive experience in immigration and business roles. She has represented Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, engineering firms, advertising and marketing agencies, technology companies, as well as other industries. Moreover, she has assisted start-ups and companies establishing operations in Canada. Due to her interest in trade, she has participated in multiple international business delegations organized by the federal government.
Ms. Bunbury is active in several community and professional associations. She has served on the executive committee of the Ontario Bar Association – International Law Section, New York Council of Relocation Professionals as the Education Chair, United Nations Association in Canada (Toronto Region) – Governance Chair, and she was previously the Diversity and Inclusion Officer for the International Bar Association’s Regulation of Lawyers Committee. She currently serves as Co-Vice Chair of the committee.
Ms. Bunbury has also worked in teaching roles throughout the course of her career. She has taught at the primary and secondary levels, and most recently, she taught English as a Second Language to international students at the post-secondary level.
New York (2008)
LL.CM, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School (2010)
LL.M, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School (2009)
J.D, Western University (2006)
B.Ed, McGill University (2002)
Rachel Bunbury, Principal Barrister and Solicitor
Westbury Law Professional Corporation
181 University Avenue, Suite 2200
Toronto, ON, M5H 3M7
Tel: (416) 597-0949