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Seasoned Corporate Tax Advisor Geneviève Lille joins McCarthy Tétrault

To support clients through the full gamut of Canadian corporate tax matters, McCarthy Tétrault is thrilled to welcome Geneviève Lille as a partner in our National Tax Group in Toronto.

Geneviève is a seasoned tax lawyer who has more than two decades of experience advising Canadian domestic and multinational clients on the corporate tax aspects of mergers and acquisitions, financings, corporate reorganizations, and investment structures, with particular expertise in Canadian partnership taxation. Fluent in English and French, her extensive experience in tax planning and tax disputes with the Canada Revenue Agency and provincial tax authorities allows her to develop strategies that ensure clients can efficiently and effectively resolve any corporate tax situation.

"Tax law is a dynamic and essential aspect of corporate operations, presenting both challenges and opportunities," said Brett Anderson, co-head of McCarthy Tétrault’s National Tax Group. "Geneviève's arrival at our firm enhances our ability to deliver top-tier tax advice and solutions, including with respect to Canadian partnership taxation. Her track record of excellence, paired with her proactive and insightful approach to client service, makes her an invaluable asset to our team and our clients.”

As a leader in the tax field, Geneviève regularly imparts her knowledge at tax seminars and contributes to numerous tax publications. She is the co-author of editions six through eight of “Understanding the Taxation of Partnerships,” Canada’s only book dedicated to the subject, and her contributions to the discipline have been recognized with the Canadian Tax Foundation's Douglas J. Sherbaniuk Distinguished Writing Award. Furthermore, Geneviève shares her expertise with the next generation of tax professionals as an Adjunct Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School, teaching Taxation of Partnerships and Tax Shelters.

McCarthy Tétrault’s tax expertise and knowledge of Canada’s tax regime are widely recognized. Our team is distinguished by its winning combination of exceptional experience in tax planning and 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. We also guide clients through the entire gamut of tax controversies, from audits, requests for information and objections to 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, providing strategic and industry-focused advice and solutions 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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