Philip Nolan

Profile

Partner

Philip Nolan is a partner specialized in tax law. He practices primarily in the areas of tax litigation, tax planning, and estate planning. He advises a diverse clientele ranging from publicly traded companies to business owners.

Over the years, Mr. Nolan has successfully represented clients in litigation matters before various tribunals including the Tax Court of Canada, the Federal Court of Appeal, the Quebec Court, and the Quebec Court of Appeal. He has also appeared before the European Commission in a competition case.

Mr. Nolan also acts as a trustee for family and corporate trusts.

Professional and community activities

  • Member of the board of directors of Clifton Star Resources Inc., a company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange
  • Member of the board of directors of Imaflex Inc., a company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange
  • Member of the board of directors of several well-known non-profit organizations and registered charities 

Distinctions

  • The Best Lawyers in Canada in the field of Tax Law, since 2013
Best Lawyers 2019

Education

  • In-Depth Tax Course offered by the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, 1991
  • LL.B., Université de Montréal, 1988
  • B.A., University of Western Ontario, 1984
  • Member of the Barreau du Québec since 1989 

Boards and Professional Affiliations

  • Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Association de planification fiscale et financière
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