Julio Mena: Lawyer with Davis LLP / Davis SENCRL/SRL

Julio Mena

Montreal,  QU  Canada

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Practice Areas

  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Immigration
  • Employment & Labour Law
  • Latin America
University LaSalle College, A.E.P., Immigration Consultant, 2007
Law SchoolUniversity of Ottawa, LL.L., cum laude, 2011
Admitted2013, Québec
LanguagesEnglish; French; Spanish

Julio Mena is an associate in the Montréal office of Davis LLP. His practice is focused on business immigration law, litigation and employment law.

Julio assists clients with a range of Canadian immigration matters, including work permit applications for executives, managers and specialized knowledge workers (intra-company transfers) and applications for permanent residence under the economic class and family reunification (sponsorship) programs. He gained first-hand knowledge of immigration procedures and practices by working at Citizenship and Immigration Canada and by participating in a legal research project for Pro Bono Students Canada. Before law school, he completed a professional program to become an immigration consultant.

Julio's litigation experience includes drafting pleadings and conducting research for senior counsel in commercial matters. His employment law practice includes assisting employers with drafting and reviewing employment contracts and internal policies.

Julio obtained his LL.L. from the University of Ottawa in 2011 and expects to receive his Juris Doctor from the Université de Montréal in 2014. At the University of Ottawa, Julio was elected Secretary of Lawyers Without Borders (University of Ottawa's Division). While at the Université de Montréal, he participated in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Competition in Vienna, Austria in 2013.

He joined Davis LLP as a summer student in 2010 and as an associate upon his call to the Québec Bar.

Julio speaks English, French and Spanish fluently.


Reach Canada's Student of the Year award, 2011


Member, Barreau du Québec

Member, Golden Key International Honour Society

Volunteer, Reach Lawyer Referral Program, Reach Canada, 2010-2012

Secretary, Lawyers Without Borders (University of Ottawa's Division), 2010-2011

Volunteer, Immigration Legal Research, Pro Bono Students Canada, 2008-2009


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Understanding the New Temporary Foreign Worker Program
Pablo Guzman,Julio Mena, September 26, 2014
Some franchises, like other businesses in Canada, have relied on the support of foreign workers to temporarily deal with their labour shortages, where there are no Canadian citizens or permanent residents available. Due to recent major changes in corporate/business immigration law, employers must...

Québec - Language Requirements: Court Rules to Keep Trademark Exception for Public Signs and Posters and Commercial Advertising
Pablo Guzman,Julio Mena,Marc Philibert, April 15, 2014
The Superior Court of Québec, under the pen of Justice Michel Yergeau, granted a declaratory judgment that maintains the status quo of the well-known trademark exception for public signs and posters and commercial advertising. The awaited decision on April 9, 2014 settled the question...
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Julio Mena

1501 McGill College Avenue, Suite 1400
MontrealQU H3A 3M8

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