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Sylviane Gallant-Welch

Senior legal secretary / Immigration Adviser

  • Graduate Certificate in NZ Immigration Advice Level 7
  • Immigration Adviser

Sylviane is an experienced legal secretary having gained international experience at top tier law firms in Montreal, Canada before moving to New Zealand where she has been employed with the firm for over twelve years.

Sylviane is primarily experienced in the areas of commercial, property, local government and dispute resolution law. In the last five years Sylviane has developed an interest in, and has studied toward gaining her Immigration Adviser qualifications. During this time she has become exceptionally competent and proficient at guiding clients through what can sometimes feel like time intensive and confusing depths of the NZ Immigration system and procedures. Sylviane is proud to have successfully gained her qualifications in December 2016 with an A grade average. Being a French-Canadian native who has dealt with the immigration process personally gives Sylviane a thorough understanding of what is important to her clients and also a sincere and genuine empathy with their ambitions.

Outside of the office Sylviane is a passionate country music singer and loves horse riding, travel and conversing in French whenever she can.

Contact Sylvie by email: sylvianew@deanlaw.co.nz