Dean M. Xiao is an associate in our Tax Group in Toronto. He maintains a general income tax practice.
Dean has also previously advised clients in corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance (debt and equity capital markets) and secured lending transactions.
Dean received his J.D. from Queen's University, Faculty of Law where he was on the Dean’s Honour List and a recipient of the Queen's Law Prize in Trusts. He also holds a Bachelor of Commerce (with Distinction) from the University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management. Prior to studying law, Dean worked at a Big Four accounting firm where he assisted clients in the financial services sector. He is also a licensed Chartered Accountant (CPA, CA).
He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association and the Canadian Tax Foundation.