Mr Francesco Gucciardo > Aird & Berlis LLP > Toronto, Canada > Lawyer Profile

Aird & Berlis LLP
BROOKFIELD PLACE
181 BAY STREET, SUITE 1800
TORONTO, ONTARIO M5J 2T9
Canada

Work Department

Tax, International Practice, M&A

Position

Francesco is Practice Group Leader of the firm’s Tax Group and a member of the Mergers & Acquisitions/Private Equity Group.

Career

Francesco’s practice focuses on corporate transactions for both public and private companies in the domestic and international sphere. He has extensive experience in areas of corporate mergers, acquisitions, reorganizations and divestitures, divisive reorganizations, structured finance, income funds, REITs, structuring Canadian inbound investment, private equity investment, structuring executive compensation plans, partnership agreements and joint ventures. He frequently advises international clients on doing business in Canada.

Memberships

International Bar Association, Officer of the Taxes Committee
Canadian Tax Foundation
International Fiscal Association (U.S. and Canadian Branches)
American Bar Association 

Education

LLB, University of Windsor, 2003

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Tax

The team at Aird & Berlis LLP handles the full range of contentious and non-contentious tax matters, from cross-border M&A and corporate reorganizations through to tax disputes. Francesco Gucciardo leads the department from the Toronto office.