Robert practises domestic and international taxation, mergers and acquisitions, resource taxation, corporate finance, corporate reorganizations, structured finance, Canada-U.S. cross-border transactions and tax litigation. He is the principal consultant to the Province of British Columbia on its unlimited liability company legislation.
Alberta Bar, 2006
British Columbia Bar, 1995
Ontario Bar, 1984
American Bar Association; Canadian Bar Association; Canadian Tax Foundation; International Fiscal Association
Robert is a contributing author of Report to the United Nations Ad Hoc Group of Experts on International Cooperation on Tax Matters. He is also the principal Canadian contributor to the Bloomberg BNA Global Tax Guide and Tax Planning for International Mergers, Acquisitions, Joint Ventures and Restructurings. Robert has published numerous papers for Canadian Tax Foundation, Tax Executives Institute, Canada Revenue Agency, CPTS, CBA and ABA.