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Baker McKenzie’s Tax Practice is a leader within our Firm and one of the most highly regarded tax practice in the world. Ranked Band 1 by Chambers Global for its work worldwide, the Tax Practice is recognized by clients and industry peers for the quality tax advice it provides worldwide. Baker McKenzie’s Tax Practice expertly covers all aspects of tax planning and transactions, dispute resolution (both administrative and litigation), tax policy, transfer pricing, indirect taxes and wealth management tax advice and planning.
The Toronto office of Baker McKenzie seeks a Mid-Level Tax Associate for its Tax Controversy practice. We resolve tax controversies with Canadian tax authorities whether those controversies arise at the audit or administrative appeals stages or litigate them before the courts where necessary or beneficial to our clients. We are skilled trial lawyers trained and experienced advocates.
The successful candidate will have 3-5 years of relevant experience in tax controversy and an interest in resolving tax disputes. The candidate must have strong analytical and writing skills, exceptional speaking and interpersonal skills and the ability to function smoothly in a global-team environment with culturally diverse team members. A Masters in Tax Law and/or the CPA’s In-depth Tax Program will be favorably considered.
Interested applicants should include a cover letter, resume, references and transcripts. Applications will be held in strictest of confidence.
We welcome and encourage applications from diverse applicants, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Please note, by applying to the career opportunity, your application and resume will be stored on a server in the United States.