Kris graduated with a double degree in Bachelor of Laws & Bachelor of Business (Finance) and went on to complete a Master of Laws at the Australian National University. Fresh out of university, immigration law was his first venture, and the rest was history.
With the foundation of his knowledge in Migration law, Kris went on to lead a team of migration agents and solicitors and successfully established an office in Sydney for his previous firm where he operated it as the Director for over 3 years.
Ready for a new Adventure, Kris established Crux Migration in July 2017 where the company later merged with another firm in April 2019. The journey for this merger ended in early 2022. Following that comes a new chapter for Kris Ahn, Immigration Lawyer.
We Are a True Believer in Lifelong Learning
Continued education is something that simply cannot be undervalued in Australian immigration industry. Since mid-2012, it has always been a significant part of Kris responsibilities to train and mentor junior members of the firm. Many of these colleagues have now either established their own firms or have secured respectable positions in recognized firms, and all are excelling in the industry.
Our approach is to strategize your visa pathway, temporary to permanent, and all stages in between.
Our Proudest and Biggest Achievement
In 2016, during his 5th year as a lawyer, Kris applied for a Specialist Accreditation exam. For any lawyer, this is one of the most important and official recognition of a lawyer’s expertise in a specific area of law.
There were only 5 lawyers who passed the 2016 exam and Kris was one of them
At the time of his accreditation achievement, Kris was the youngest and only Korean Accredited Specialist in Immigration Law.
Other Note-Worthy Achievements
Provided SBS Radio his thoughts on the Parent visa changes in Australia on the topic: what are the parent visa changes in the new financial year.
An article titled “here’s what you need to know about the recent changes to the parent visas, from where it should be sent to the price increase” was also published on the SBS website.
Notary Public - NSW
Allowing him to verify and certify important documents for international uses.