Rovshan Hajiyev


Manager, Immigration Law Group

Direct Line: 613.566.2817


Rovshan Hajiyev joined Perley, Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP/s.r.l in October 2007. In addition to managing the Immigration Law Group, Rovshan specializes in Economic and Business Immigration, including the Federal Skilled Worker Class, Canadian Experience Class (CEC), Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), Entrepreneurs, Investors, Work Permits, NAFTA cases and related matters.

Mr. Hajiyev is a native of Baku, Azerbaijan. He graduated with a double major in Economics and International Studies in from Texas A&M University in the United States in 1997.

From 1997 to 2007, Mr. Hajiyev worked for Baker Botts LLP, a major global law firm, as part of the International Trade and Investment Group based in Washington, D.C. His duties included economic and political analysis regarding foreign investment in the Newly Independent States, as well as assistance with merger and acquisition transactions, international trade disputes, arbitration, litigation, border delimitation and other international matters.

Mr. Hajiyev is fluent in Russian, Azeri, and English. He has a working knowledge of Turkish.