Stephen is a partner whose practice encompasses a broad range of corporate taxation matters, including corporate acquisitions and reorganizations, financings, international tax and tax litigation. He regularly advises Canada-based multinationals on outbound investments and foreign enterprises on inbound Canadian investments. Past governor, Canadian Tax Foundation. Past president, Canadian Branch, IFA. Past chair, Joint Committee on Taxation of the Canadian Bar Association and Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants. Past chair, Tax Subsection, CBA. Former special advisor to the Senior Assistant Deputy Minister of Finance. Instructor, Osgoode LLM program (real estate taxation). He received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for contributions to Canadian tax law and achieved Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating. Stephen is recognized in International Tax Review’s Leading Tax Advisers and Tax Controversy Leaders as one of the world’s leading tax dispute resolution lawyers; Chambers Global; Chambers Canada; The Best Lawyers in Canada; Who’s Who Legal Canada: Corporate Tax; Canadian Who’s Who; and Expert Guides’ Best of the Best as one of the world’s top 30 tax lawyers. LLB, Osgoode Hall Law School. Ontario Bar, 1973.