With over 12 years Australian immigration industry experience, Elly brings her clients expert advice and assistance in relation to all New Zealand visas as well as applications for Residence and Deportation appeals to the Immigration and Protection Tribunal.
Elly is also qualified to give clients advice on Australian visas, including onshore and offshore skilled migration, employer sponsored, business, family, resident return and visitor visa classes.
Elly has worked for three Australian merits review tribunals over ten years (the Migration Review Tribunal, the Refugee Review Tribunal and the Administrative Appeals Tribunal) in a number of capacities, including as an Assistant Director of Communications and Stakeholder Engagement.
Her extensive knowledge gives Elly the ability to match her client’s needs to the complex New Zealand immigration process. She is able to navigate step-by-step and prepare persuasive submissions to help ensure the best outcome for those seeking to move to New Zealand.
Elly grew up in Ukraine and at the age of 12 migrated with her family to Australia to start a new life. Last year she moved to Nelson with her Kiwi husband following his promise of a beautiful country and great lifestyle.
Elly’s international experience is a great asset for Pitt & Moore clients as she has a proven record for being able to get results by understanding both her clients motivations and cultural backgrounds as well as having an in-depth understanding of the New Zealand government’s immigration requirements.
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