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McCarthy Tétrault
66 Wellington Street West
Suite 5300, TD Bank Tower Box 48
Toronto ON M5K 1E6
Canada

Work Department

Tax

Position

Raj has more than 18 years’ experience navigating clients through evolving tax environments in foreign and domestic markets. Raj is an advisor that provides creative solutions in a way clients can understand and is one of Canada’s most prominent tax lawyers. Raj plays an integral role in many of Canada’s largest transactions.

He develops creative solutions for complex tax problems and works closely with leading private and public companies, pension funds and private equity firms on all aspects of their domestic and international tax planning. His experience crosses industries and borders, and includes corporate finance, capital markets, REITs, private equity, hedge funds, derivatives, domestic and cross-border reorganizations and mergers and acquisitions. Raj is the principal tax adviser to many leading Canadian companies.

Career

Alberta, 2002; Ontario 2004.

Memberships

Canadian Tax Foundation and the International Fiscal Association.

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Tax

(Leading individuals)

Raj JunejaMcCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault‘s fields a nationally recognized team of tax experts, spread across offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto and Montréal. Headed by Raj Juneja in Toronto, the team is especially standout in the areas of financial services and financial products taxation, as well as in REITs and private funds taxation. Moreover, the group has considerable experience of cross-border transactions and tax litigation. Of recent note, the team was strengthened by the arrival of Robert Kopstein, who joined from Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP in June 2020 and brings with him a wealth of experience both of domestic and cross-border taxation. Other key figures include corporate transactions specialist Gabrielle Richards and Douglas Cannon, who advises on domestic and cross-border divestitures, corporate reorganizations and financing transactions. Chia-Yi Chua specializes in contentious tax matters. Michel Ranger joined from McMillan LLP in February 2021.