Betsy Kane

Certified Specialist

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Betsy is one of the founding partners of Capelle Kane Immigration Lawyers. The early part of her career was spent working for Citizenship and Immigration Canada at National Headquarters in Ottawa.

Betsy can be reached at [email protected] or by calling our office at 613-230-7070.


Betsy Kane has been practicing in the field of Canadian immigration law since 1994. She offers practical and strategic advice on corporate immigration matters.

The Law Society of Ontario recognizes Betsy as a Certified Specialist in Canadian Citizenship and Immigration Law. She is a regular speaker at legal and industry conferences and is often relied upon as a subject-matter expert for Canadian media outlets.

Betsy has been nominated by her peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers™ Canada and is recognized in the area of Canadian immigration law in Who's Who Legal™: Corporate Immigration and Lexpert™.

Professional Activities

  • Frequent speaker on citizenship and immigration law issues for the Canadian and Ontario Bar Associations, LSO Continuing Legal Education Programs and at industry conferences
  • Canadian Bar Association (Immigration Section), Volunteer Coordinator 2016-2018 in the areas of social media & external relations
  • Canadian Bar Association (Immigration Section), Member-at-Large, National Executive Committee 2007-2010, 2014-2016
  • Canadian Bar Association National Immigration Conference Volunteer Organizer 2011 and 2012
  • Ottawa Immigration Law Conference organizer since 1997
  • CCLA, Chair of Immigration Committee since 1997
  • University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, Guest Lecturer Immigration Law, 2009 – 2011

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