About Us


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YLG – Yazdani Law Group is a leading Toronto law firm practicing primarily in the area of immigration, business and Property law for Canada.

Afshin Yazdani LL.M, M.L, LL.B.
Helping our clients cross borders for over 15 years. We are a full-service Canadian immigration and business law firm. Mr. Yazdani began his career as a lawyer & a law professor in Iran in 2004. He became a legal advisor and a law professor in Dubai in 2008.

He is the founder of Yazdani & Associates Immigration Firm as well as YLG – Yazdani Law Group. He studied a professional Master’s degree in Canadian Common Law at York University, graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2016. He obtained his Certificate of Qualification from the National Committee on Accreditation (NCA).

He previously studied an Immigration Consultant Program at Lasalle College in Montreal as well as Civil Law and International Law. He became a member of “ICCRC (Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council)” in 2016. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 2019 and has been practicing Canada immigration law since establishing his immigration firm in Toronto. Mr. Yazdani is the only lawyer in Canada with an immigration consultant diploma and three law degrees. His high-profile and celebrated cases have attracted international attention, and he is frequently consulted as an immigration expert by televisions, journalists, government and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) on matters pertaining to immigration law and policy. He recently was a television host in a biweekly show known as “Canadian Immigration from Law’s Point of View”.

He is the author of several articles on matters pertaining to Public International Law, Dubai Property, Arbitration Law, and Canada Immigration Law.

We represented over hundreds of Canadian businesses class immigration files:

  • Start-Up Visa
  • Intra-Company Transferees WP
  • PNP Business and Skilled
  • Self-Employed
  • Study Permits
  • Open Work Permits
  • Immigration Refugee Board IRB

Management Team

Afshin Yazdani

President, Barrister and Solicitor

Afshin Yazdani, LL.M, M.L, LL.B

Advertising Manager

David Mantegh

Samaneh Ashrafi

Ontario Operations Manager

Samaneh Ashrafi, RCIC

Client Care Team

Operations liaison supervisor

Mahmoodreza Afsahi

Client Intake Team

Client Intake Clerk

Mona Fatemi

Shiva Parhizkari

Client Intake Clerk

Shiva Parhizgari


Client Intake Clerk

Kiana Akbari

Client Intake Clerk

Mitra Mohammadpour

Operations Team

Legal Consultant, LL.M.., LL.B. (Hons.)

Tina Butler

Business Analyst

Banafsheh Reza


Collections Clerk

Maria Mirhosseini

Immigration Clerk

Mitra Tabesh

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Immigration Clerk

Niloufar Najed

Mona R. Moghaddam

Finance Supervisor

Mona Rajabi Moghaddam

Immigration Clerk

Ghazal Naeimi

Iran’s Associate Lawyer

Maral Sanaei, RCIC

Human Resource Team

Human Resource Assistant

Arad Khodabakhshkhaledi

Marketing & IT Team


Web Developer & SEO Expert

Hamid Firoozi


18 Years of Law Experience

Helping our clients cross borders for over 18 years. We are a full-service Canadian immigration and business law firm. Mr. Yazdani began his career as a lawyer & a law professor in 2004.

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