Virginia, US

Wayne is a Manager / Senior Associate in Fragomen’s Toronto office. He assists corporate clients, particularly in the information technology sector, with navigating the complex immigration process in Canada. Wayne provides clients with strategic counsel and customized solutions.

Prior to joining Fragomen, Wayne worked as a Team Lead at a boutique immigration law firm. Here, he advised and represented businesses and individuals on a wide range of immigration and border enforcement matters.

Prior to practicing law, Wayne had extensive experience as a teacher and school administrator in his native Jamaica.


University of Toronto Faculty of Law | J.D., 2008
York University, Toronto | M.A., 1998
New York University | B.A., 1997

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Bar Admissions: Ontario

Member, Law Society of Upper Canada

Member, Canadian Bar Association

Member, Canadian Black Lawyers Association

Assisted organizations and individuals with applications for work permits based on intra-company transfers, NAFTA and other international agreements, and with Labour Market Impact Assessments.

Represented individuals before the Immigration and Refugee Board on matters ranging from refugee claims to enforcement relating to inadmissibility.

Represented a corporate client in a Ministerial Review before the CBSA Recourse Directorate, challenging seizures and ascertained forfeitures of goods under the Customs Act.

Represented corporate and individual clients on judicial review before the Federal Court of Canada.