Roger’s emerging tax law practice includes several areas of focus. In particular, Roger has expertise in sales taxes, including GST/HST and provincial sales taxes. He has provided advice on complex transactional matters such as asset purchase transactions and compliance with the income tax rules relating to pension plans. Roger also advises on tax disputes, including matters within the administrative processes of the Canada Revenue Agency and tax litigation at the Tax Court of Canada and the Federal Court of Appeal.
Roger has worked on matters for clients including Canadian and US financial institutions, pension funds, and major companies in sectors including utilities, commodities and aerospace and defence.
Before joining Osler, Roger worked at a boutique law firm affiliated with a global accounting firm.