Provided by Raj Juneja
Raj Juneja is a partner and the co-head of McCarthy Tétrault’s national tax law practice. Based in Toronto, Raj navigates his clients through evolving tax environments in both foreign and domestic markets. One of Canada’s most prominent tax lawyers, Raj has 20 years of experience providing creative and effective solutions for his clients’ most complex legal challenges, while communicating with them in a way that they can understand. His extensive expertise crosses industries, sectors, and borders.
As a tax planner, Raj advises on corporate finance, capital markets, private equity, hedge funds, derivatives, domestic and cross-border reorganizations, and mergers and acquisitions. He works closely with leading private and public companies, pension funds, and private equity firms to provide solutions for all aspects of their domestic and international tax planning.
Raj also regularly advises on complex, high-stakes tax disputes, often resolving them in his clients’ favour where other firms were unable to do so. Clients highlight his commitment to their success and cite his creative and pragmatic approach to problem-solving. Raj is the principal tax advisor to many leading Canadian companies and is an active member of the Canadian Tax Foundation and International Fiscal Association.
Raj Juneja is highly regarded for his advice on the tax aspects of commercial transactions, with an excellent roster of clients in the energy and mining sectors. Based in Toronto, he is the head of the firm's national tax practice.
"His writing skills are phenomenal, his legal analysis is deep and his work product is concise." "Raj Juneja is very proactive and identifies tax savings and risk reduction opportunities based on his knowledge of our business structure."