A photographic portrait of Alex D Israel

Alex D Israel


Business Immigration

Office Toronto

An experienced business immigration practitioner licensed to practice in Canada and the United States, Alex is a partner with EY Law LLP. He has assisted some of the country’s largest companies with US immigration and citizenship matters. His experience includes successfully managing and directing the US immigration processes for Fortune 500 clients and start-up companies, as well as routinely making legal arguments to federal government agencies. Alex oversees a team of US attorneys and paralegals who deliver services to our clients.

Specifically, Alex provides and oversees the provision of immigration services to corporate clients in the preparation of permanent residence and temporary employment petitions and applications.


Fluent in Spanish and French, Alex has been a speaker at immigration seminars and conferences where he has provided immigration advice to corporate clients in various industries, including the banking, biotech, communications, entertainment, information technology, manufacturing and professional services sectors.


Alex is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Ontario Bar Association (Citizenship and Immigration Section), the Canadian Bar Association, the New York State Bar, the American Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association (Canada Chapter). He formerly served as secretary and vice president of the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s Canada Chapter.

Alex holds his LLB from the University of Windsor and his BA from the University of Toronto.

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