Ryan L. Morris

WeirFoulds LLP

66 Wellington St W, Suite 4100, Toronto-Dominion Ctr
Toronto, ON M5K 1B7
Phone: (416) 947-5001
Fax: (416) 365-1876
E-mail: rmorris@weirfoulds.com

Co-Chair of Tax Group at WeirFoulds LLP. Recognized as one of Canada's Lexpert® Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40 in 2016. Trusted tax adviser to clients with respect to structuring and implementing transactions, advising on compliance matters, and resolving tax disputes. The “go to” Canadian tax counsel to sophisticated domestic and international clients, including Fortune 500 companies. Lead tax lawyer for M&A transactions, reorganizations, cross-border investment, and estate planning. Significant experience advising issuers (including a big five bank and other national financial institutions) on complex tax-focused investment products. Represents clients with voluntary disclosures, audits and appeals, and he has been lead counsel at every level of court, including the Supreme Court of Canada. Tax Editor of Ontario Corporate Law & Practice and the co-editor and a frequent contributor to the Current Cases feature of the Canadian Tax Journal, the flagship research publication of the Canadian Tax Foundation. Author or co-author of legal texts, articles and commentary and regular speaker on tax topics. Founder and head of WeirFoulds’ Access to Justice Tax Dispute Program to provide self-represented litigants with affordable counsel at Tax Court.

Year Called to the Bar:2003 (ON)
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