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McCarthy Tétrault Adds Litigation Strength with Return of Prominent Tax Lawyer Chia-yi Chua

Toronto, February 23, 2021 – McCarthy Tétrault is pleased to welcome back Chia-yi Chua as a Partner in its National Tax Group in Toronto, adding dispute resolution strength to its market-leading tax platform.

Chia-yi Chua has been consistently recognized as one of Canada’s most prominent tax litigation lawyers, having led some of the largest and most complex tax resolutions across the country’s key industries and jurisdictions. Chia-yi has extensive experience providing strategic guidance to successfully navigate clients through complex tax dispute resolutions in foreign and domestic markets, and at every level of court including the Supreme Court of Canada.

“The return of Chia-yi marks a strategic addition to our tax disputes practices and with Nicolas Cloutier, Robert Kopstein and Chia-yi Chua, I believe we have the strongest team of tax dispute partners in the country,” said Raj Juneja, Partner and Head of the Firm’s National Tax Group. “Chia-yi’s unique ability to synthesize and resolve complex tax disputes that intersect with financial services, telecommunications, resource, retail, hospitality and transportation sectors is critical to successfully navigating positive outcomes for clients.”  

McCarthy Tétrault’s tax expertise and knowledge of Canada’s tax regime is widely recognized. Our team is distinguished by its winning combination of exceptional experience in tax law planning and in tax disputes, making us a formidable presence in the courtroom and the boardroom. Helping clients navigate the tax aspects of domestic and cross-border public and private mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, financings and securitizations, and other transactions, we bring clarity and pragmatism to complicated tax issues that could otherwise derail business goals. Our expertise encompasses the entire gamut of tax controversies, concerning audits, requests for information, objections, searches and seizures and appeals, in working with us, clients gain a team with experience on some of the most complex tax issues and precedent-setting cases across the country. Learn more about our Tax Practice.

About McCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault LLP provides a broad range of legal services, advising on large and complex assignments for Canadian and international interests. The firm has substantial presence in Canada’s major commercial centres as well as in New York City and London, UK.

Built on an integrated approach to the practice of law and delivery of innovative client services, the Firm brings its legal talent, industry insight and practice experience to help clients achieve the results that are important to them.

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For further information, or to request an interview with a McCarthy Tétrault lawyer, please contact:

Alley Adams
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