Cosmina is a Director at Fragomen’s Toronto office, where she is responsible for Canadian temporary and permanent residence immigration matters, as well as consular and document procurement filings. She also leads the firm’s private client practice in Toronto.
Cosmina supports clients with various Canadian work permit and entry visa requirements, including Labour Market impact assessments, electronic travel authorizations, inadmissibility applications and permanent residence filings. She also assists clients in understanding their obligations with immigration programs and provides support in relation to employer compliance reviews, audits and inspections.
Cosmina is experienced in supporting major global businesses and smaller, locally based businesses across various industries, assisting them in implementing cost-effective relocation strategies, as well as planning their foreign population.
Cosmina regularly interacts with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada’s (IRCC) domestic case processing centers, the Canada Border Services Agencies at various ports of entry, as well as Canadian consulates and Canadian embassies worldwide. She also provides feedback to authorities on policy and procedural matters as part of the Toronto office’s government relations team.
Cosmina has authored numerous articles and participates in the firm’s client mute calls.
Beginning in April 2016, Cosmina has volunteered as a mentor through the Women Mobilizing Women program in Toronto. She also participates in the Toronto office’s initiatives working closely with the Herbie Fund to provide the immigration services needed to bring children from around the world to The Hospital for Sick Children, also known as SickKids. She has provided these services since 2011. From 2004 to 2008, Cosmina volunteered at the Fairview Mall Legal Clinic in Toronto, where she was primarily involved in provincial offences and Canadian immigration matters.
Cosmina speaks English, French and Romanian.