Jonathan Trainer (BComm, LLB, GradDipLegPrac)
Solicitor & registered Migration Agent (MARN: 1807518)
Direct Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Prior to entering legal practice, Jonathon worked for the department of immigration for 15 years where he delivered migration outcomes for business and individuals. Jonathon’s immigration service included working in national and state offices, Australian embassies overseas and in immigration clearance as an airport inspector.
Jonathon now pursues positive migration outcomes as a legal practitioner with a focus on strategic migration planning for clients. Jonathon holds degrees in law and communications studies and has numerous citations and awards from his Australian immigration service.
Jonathon’s immigration career commenced when he joined the South Australian State Office of the Immigration Department in 2001. Jonathon has served in Business Migration and Citizenship as a client services officer, in General Skilled Migration in a visa processing capacity, as an airport inspector at Adelaide Airport and as a monitoring officer in Business Sponsor Monitoring where he was responsible for investigations into allegations of visa holder exploitation and business sponsorship compliance.
Jonathon has also served in Canberra where he worked on the Immigration Department’s Systems for People project as a Subject Matter Expert and with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade where he worked in the immigration sections at the Australian Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand and in Yangon, Myanmar.
Jonathon is well versed in managing clients’ needs and expectations and is exceedingly attentive to detail having refined his analytical and caseload management skills through the assessment of a multitude of immigration matters during his departmental service. Jonathon has also developed significant skills in risk mitigation in the migration context from his departmental service, particularly from statutory compliance, business monitoring and airport inspector roles. Jonathon now apply these skill sets for the benefit of his clients.