181 Bay Street, Fl 33, Brookfield Place, Bay Wellington Tower, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1991 (BC); 1994 (ON)
Paul’s practice focuses on personal, corporate and trust planning for high-net-worth individuals, family offices, executives, owner–managers and their businesses, both domestic and international, including corporate reorganizations, estate planning, purchases and sales of businesses, immigration and emigration, non-profit organizations and charities. Paul also represents taxpayers in their dealings with the CRA in the context of audits, appeals and voluntary disclosures. Paul served as Policy Advisor to the Minister of National Revenue in Ottawa in 1996 and 1997. In that capacity, Paul developed significant contacts within the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). Paul has spoken at a significant number of conferences on tax matters including the Canadian Tax Foundation Annual Tax Conference, the STEP Annual Conference and conferences presented by the Ontario Bar Association, the Strategy Institute, the Canadian Institute and the Osgoode Hall Law School Professional Development Programme. Paul has also served as an instructor for the Bar Admission Course of the Law Society of Ontario, the CBA Tax Law for Lawyers Annual CLE, the CBA Will, Estate and Trust Fundamentals Course for Estate Practitioners and the Ontario Institute of Chartered Accountants.