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Rowena Chan Grant

Rowena Chan Grant

Principal Lawyer
Bachelor of Laws (hons) | Bachelor of Commerce
Monash University

Rowena Chan Grant is the Principal Lawyer of Elmtree Migration Lawyers.  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 business migration 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 clients range from listed entities, national agriculture companies as well as small business operators.

Rowena advises many Australian employers with respect to their workforce needs, particularly under the 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.

Contact Rowena at Rowena@elmtreemigration.net.au


Kalpana Sharma

Yeonjeong (Dora) Park

Lawyer
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 has over 5 years experience in the migration industry particularly 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 and has successfully led many students from their first student visa to their permanent work visa.  Dora speaks English and native Korean.

Contact Dora at Dora@elmtreemigration.net.au


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Miyuru Weerakoon

Lawyer
Master of Laws l Master of Intellectual Property Law, University of Melbourne
Bachelor of Laws (Hons), University of Colombo

Miyuru’s qualifications include a Master of Laws and Master of Intellectual Property Law from the University of Melbourne, Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of Colombo and Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from Leo Cussen Centre for Law. Miyuru has experience on a range of visas including employer sponsored visas, family migration and partner visas. Miyuru is also an Attorney-at-Law admitted to the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka. Miyuru is a member of the Migration Institute of Australia and speaks English and Sinhalese.

Contact Miyuru at Miyuru@elmtreemigration.net.au


Kitsa Daskalakis

Migration Consultant

Kitsa Daskalakis is a Migration Consultant at Elmtree Migration Lawyers and also works in our Elmtree Services business, connecting Australian employers with skilled foreign staff.  Kitsa brings over 13 years of experience in arranging visa applications for the live entertainment industry.  Kitsa has been responsible for bringing in large theatre groups, high profile overseas performers, ballet dancers and actors. Kitsa has also arranged Visitor Visas and family visas.  Kitsa speaks fluent Greek.

Contact Kitsa at Kitsa@elmtreemigration.net.au