Barrister and Solicitor
Attorney at Law
David Andersson was born in Uranium City, Saskatchewan in 1960. He has a Bachelor of Science (Biology/Chemistry) from the University of Alberta, and a Law Degree from the University of British Columbia.
Mr. Andersson is called to the Bar in British Columbia (1991) and Washington State (1995). He has over 20 years of combined experience representing clients before the Supreme Court of British Columbia, the British Columbia Court of Appeal, the Federal Court of Canada, the Canadian Immigration and Refugee Board, United States District Court and the Executive Office of Immigration Review – U.S. Immigration Court.
Mr. Andersson serves as the President of PACE – the Pacific Corridor Enterprise Council, an organization concerned with trade and cross border mobility issues. As a representative of PACE, Mr. Andersson has testified before a Canadian Parliamentary Committee on Free Trade in Services, and the U.S. Congressional Government Reform Committee’s Sub-Committee on Criminal Justice, Drug Policy, and Human Resources regarding ways to improve security, facilitate commerce and ease travel between the United States and Canada.
An active member of the American Immigration Lawyer’s Association, Mr. Andersson chaired the Washington State Chapter – Customs and Border Protection Liaison Committee and also sat on the AILA National CBP/Border Policy Committee. He is currently a member of the AILA EB5 Immigrant Investor Committee and serves as President of the U.S. Immigrant Investor Association – the Trade Association for the U.S. Regional Center Immigrant Investor Program.