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Rowena Chan Grant

Rowena Chan Grant

Principal Lawyer | Registered Migration Agent (MARN 1462091)
Bachelor of Laws (hons) | Bachelor of Commerce
Monash University

Rowena Chan Grant is the founder and principal lawyer of Elmtree Migration Lawyers. Rowena’s qualifications include a Bachelor of Laws(honours)/Bachelor of Commerce from Monash University. Rowena has over 18 years’ experience as a lawyer having worked in banking and finance law for international law firms, Herbert Smith Freehills (Melbourne) and Shearman & Sterling LLP (London), as well as in migration law for a leading Australian migration firm.

Clients seek Rowena’s assistance with the full range of visas, particularly business and employer sponsored visas. Rowena’s background in top tier corporate and finance law means she is able to provide unparalleled advice with respect to complying investments and the eligibility of business proposals for migration purposes.  Rowena’s business and work visa clients include multinational property developers, large regional producers as well as small business operators.

Rowena has also assisted many employers and employees in obtaining work visas, particularly under the 457/482 and 186/187 visa programs.  Elmtree Migration Lawyers has successfully arranged some of the most complex business and work visa matters.

Rowena speaks English and Cantonese and is a member of the Migration Institute of Australia. She is also a regular columnist for the Melbourne Chinese Weekly where she writes on current migration issues.

Contact Rowena at Rowena@elmtreemigration.net.au

Kalpana Sharma

Karl Cabral

Bachelor of Laws | Bachelor of Business Management
Victoria University

Karl’s qualifications include a Bachelor of Laws from Victoria University and Bachelor of Business Management (Philippines). Karl previously worked at the Philippines Consulate in Melbourne assisting on visa applications. Karl assists our team on a full range of visas at Elmtree including family, student and employer sponsored work visas. Karl speaks fluent Tagalog and Bicolano.

Contact Karl at Karl@elmtreemigration.net.au


Yeonjeong (Dora) Park

Registered Migration Agent (MARN 1387700)
Bachelor of Laws | Bachelor of Business Administration

Yeonjeong’s (Dora) qualifications include a Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Business Administration and Graduate Certificate in Politics & International Relations.  Dora is a highly experienced Migration Agent at Elmtree Migration Lawyers and will be admitted to legal practice in late 2019. Dora has over 5 years experience in the migration industry especially with employer sponsored visas (482, 186 ENS, 187 RSMS) and advising sponsors on their sponsorship obligations and compliance issues.  Dora has advised extensively on family and student migration matters in the last few years.  Dora speaks English and native Korean.

Contact Dora at Dora@elmtreemigration.net.au


Alexandra Lioudvigova

Legal Assistant
Bachelor of Laws (hons) | Bachelor of Commerce
Monash University student

Alexandra (Sasha) is a Legal Assistant at Elmtree Migration Lawyers.  Sasha is currently studying a Bachelor of Laws (hons)/Bachelor of Commerce at Monash University.  Sasha assists the practice with legal research and general client administration. Sasha has experience on a range of visas including work and family migration matters.