Taxation partner whose practice involves all aspects of domestic and international tax planning. Extensive experience in corporate reorganizations, domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, international tax planning, corporate finance, derivatives and resource tax. Also regularly advises tax-exempt institutions (such as pension funds), private equity funds and financial institutions. Recognized in Chambers Global; Chambers Canada; The Tax Directors Handbook; The Best Lawyers in Canada; Who’s Who Legal Corporate Tax; The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; and Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada. Raj was also recognized in 2012 as one of Lexpert's "Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40". Co-authored Taxation of Corporate Reorganizations. Frequent writer for the Canadian Tax Foundation, the International Bar Association, the International Tax Review, the Ontario Bar Association, CCH's International Tax and Tax Topics newsletters and various Federated Press publications. Previously taught International Tax Law at the University of Western Ontario Law School. LLB and MBA, University of Alberta (2001); and BComm, University of Toronto (1997). Called to Alberta Bar, 2002, and Ontario Bar, 2004.