Our Team


Limor Grinberg, JPLimor Grinberg

Director
Principal Registered Migration Agent

MARN 9793031
Member of Migration Institute of Australia No.949
Member of Migration Alliance

Limor is the Principal Senior Registered Migration Agent having been practising as an Australian registered migration agent since 1997. This work is her true passion. She feels very fortunate to have helped so many individuals and businesses secure a visa to Australia and takes great pride in her high success rate, including highly complex matters that the Department of Home Affairs previously refused.

Limor’s expertise lies in her in-depth understanding of Australian migration law, and the care and consideration she gives to every client ensuring the right pathway is pursued and the prospects of success are clear. Her attention to detail in the preparation, lodgement and management of applications has ensured a smooth and successful process for each and every client.

In her formative years of her young working life, she learned the meaning of hard work, the value of self-discipline and responsibility, and how to deal effectively with the diversity of human personalities. Most importantly, she learned the true measure of her own capabilities in business which is reflected in her successful migration practice and the thousands of people she has helped achieve their dreams.

As a mother of 5 beautiful children, she prides herself on her ability to balance her career and personal life with grace, love, candour, determination, good humour and the regular use of negotiation skills.

 

Lyah PhamLyah Pham

Registered Migration Agent

MARN 2318044
Member of Migration Institute of Australia
Member of migration alliance

Lyah has over 20 years of experience in the immigration industry, including an extensive career within the various sections of the Department of Home Affairs.

She has a wealth of knowledge and expertise in Australian Immigration processes and regulations. Lyah specialises in managing Status Resolution issues, applying her understanding of the nuances of different visa categories, and helping clients overcome various challenges related to their immigration status.

Lyah’s decision to leave the public service reflects her passion for providing individuals and families with tailored and client-focused support in achieving their dreams of living in Australia.

 

Sarah Thirkell Sarah Thirkell

Client Engagement and Operations Manager 

MBA, GCM, GD Aus Migration Law

Sarah is our Client Engagement and Operations Manager. She has a background in the public and private sectors and a passion for immigration, general business and technology.

Her 10-year career in the public sector included over nine years with the Department of Home Affairs in Immigration Compliance and further project work for the COVID response with the Department of Health. She also has ten years of collective experience in the business advisory, insurance, marketing and telecommunications industries.

Sarah is committed to her ongoing development and has completed a Graduate Certificate in Management (2019), a Graduate Diploma in Australian Migration Law (2019) and a Master of Business Adminstration (2020).

Sarah enjoys applying her further education and professional experience to ensure smooth business operations and also help people from all walks of life – from families to students to entrepreneurs – to achieve their goals. She offers everyone the same care and careful consideration and takes pride in achieving quality outcomes.

 

Timothy Bushell Timothy Bushell

Migration Assistant

GDipMigLaw & Prac, TEFL

Tim is our Migration Assistant. Tim has over eight years collective experience in Customer Service, Career Advisory, and English Language Tutoring with organisations including BP Australia, Careers Australia, and Red Energy. Tim completed his Graduate Diploma in Australian Migration Law and Practice in June 2022 to transition into the immigration industry and is a soon-to-be Registered Migration Agent.

Tim truly enjoys helping clients resolve problems ethically, efficiently and personally. He has incredible attention to detail and understands the importance of getting things right from the beginning when making a visa application.

Tim is passionate about helping clients achieve their migration goals to Australia and understands how life-changing the process can be for individuals.

 

Lidia MerieLidia Merie

Migration Assistant 

BSSc, GDipMigLaw & Prac

Lidia is our Migration Assistant. She is a Migration Law and Practice graduate who is passionate about helping individuals achieve their dreams of migrating to Australia.

Lidia is a qualified Criminologist, and she completed her Postgraduate Diploma in Migration Law and Practice at the Australian Catholic University (ACU) in Victoria, Australia. She is also a Student Member of the Migration Institute of Australia.

Lidia has experience working with a diverse range of individuals from all cultural and linguistic backgrounds, and she strives to achieve the best possible results at all times. Lidia is highly organised and a person who stresses the importance of superior attention to detail and a strong focus on her relationships with her peers and clients. Lidia aspires to become an Australian Registered Migration Agent in the near future.

Lidia has found her true passion and future career in migration and strives to assist the community and be a positive member of society.

 

External Partners


Elise Roberts | ESR Legal

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Elise Roberts | ESR Legal

Australian Legal Practitioner and Notary Public

Elise has been registered as the Principal Australian Legal Practitioner and Notary Public in NSW with ESR Legal for over 14 years now, and her primary focus is working on complex matters under Australian Migration Law.

Immicon Pty Ltd has worked in association with ESR Legal since approximately 2008 on a range of highly complex immigration matters. Work has included specialist areas of Corporate Migration, Temporary and Permanent Employer sponsored visas and Family visas, including matters under the domestic violence provisions.
Elise is very passionate about Australian migration law, and she is committed to achieving the best outcome possible for every client.

 

Harry GrossmanHarry Grossman

Immigration Law Specialist

Master of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce

With over 35 years’ experience in immigration law, Harry is widely regarded for his expertise and integrity. An LIV-Accredited Immigration Law Specialist since 1992, Harry holds Master of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce degrees from Melbourne University.

He has extensive experience in working with corporate clients in many industries as well as with individual clients. Harry strives to provide strategic cost-effective advice that is tailored to the specific needs of each client.

As our external consultant, he provides advice and assistance to clients of Immicon facing complex challenges in:

  • matters before the Administrative Appeals Tribunal;
  • business/investor visas;
  • general skilled migration;
  • spouse/family visas;
  • visa cancellation or refusal cases (including, on character or health grounds);
  • student visas;
  • ministerial submissions; and
  • citizenship matters.

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