Ian is a partner in the tax practice and a past member of the firm’s management committee. He is experienced in a wide range of domestic and cross-border public and private mergers & acquisitions, structuring, financings and financial products. He regularly advises Canadian-based multinationals on international tax matters, and corporate groups on reorganization and restructuring matters. Ian has extensive experience advising private equity funds on fund formation and fund investments and advises on general corporate tax matters and tax dispute resolution. He is a frequent speaker and writer on income tax topics. He is a member of the executive of the Canadian Bar Association/Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada Joint Committee on Taxation and a past governor of the Canadian Tax Foundation. Ian is recognized as a leading lawyer in tax law in publications such as Chambers Global and Chambers Canada (band 1); The Legal 500 Canada; Who’s Who Legal Canada: Corporate Tax; The Best Lawyers in Canada; The Tax Directors Handbook; The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory; and the Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada. LLB, BA, University of Toronto. Called to Ontario Bar, 1988.