Phebe Chan (陈 非 比) is a business advisor and lawyer. She is the founder and managing partner of Phebe Chan Law Corporation. Prior to establishing PCLC*, Phebe provided legal work through local, national, and international law firms for over 10 years.
Phebe takes joy in growing with clients in diverse industries. Her strategic and savvy hands-on personality involves her with client’s enterprises even before they require “traditional” legal work because she actively contributes in her client’s internal business teams. In particular, she assists international companies with Canadian business establishment and corporate expansion activities, including going public in Canada.
Furthermore, Phebe is well-known as an expert in immigration matters. She provides the full range of Canadian immigration and citizenship services and specializes in work permits for international companies. She previously established the Vancouver immigration department for the world’s largest law firm.
Phebe is also a litigator. She has represented clients in: trials by judge and jury, court of appeal and arbitration. She represents clients in immigration detention hearings, meditations, and appeals, as well as Federal Court judicial reviews.
Within the community, Phebe is a Director of the Richmond Chamber of Commerce and Vice-President of the Allard Law Alumni Association. She holds both a Commerce degree (Sauder School of Business) and a Law degree (Peter A. Allard Law School) from the University of British Columbia.
Vanea is a paralegal specialized in Canadian Immigration Law and is a member in good standing of the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC). Vanessa has a Paralegal Diploma from Capilano University, and a Bachelor of Arts degree as well as Certificate in Immigration: Laws, Policies and Procedures, Immigration from the University of British Columbia.
Prior to obtaining her Immigration Certificate, Vanessa traveled extensively and worked in the immigration division of the Canadian embassy in Beijing.
Vanessa is fluent in English and French.
Jane is a certified legal administrative assistant who provides legal administrative and research services for PCLC. She completed her Bachelors degree in Business Administration at Simon Fraser University and is also currently studying in the paralegal certificate program at Vancouver Community College. She is originally from Kuming, Yunnan, China.
Jane is fluent in both Mandarin and English.
Aviva is our office assistant who provides general administration and translation services for PCLC. She is also Treasurer Assistant of the Vancouver Sunshine Lions Club in Richmond. Originally from Suzhou, Jiangsu, China, she immigrated to Canada in 2008.
Aviva is fluent in both Mandarin and English.