79 Wellington St. W.,33rd Floor, Box 270
TD South Tower
Toronto, ON M5K 1N2

+1 416 865 0040

Key contacts:

Managing Partner : Matthew Cockburn
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Tax Practice Leader : Jerald Wortsman
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Tax Controversy and Litigation Practice Leader : Martha MacDonald
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Quick facts:

Number of advisors: 385
Offices: Toronto, Calgary, Montreal, Halifax, New York
Languages: English and French

Torys LLP is an international business law firm with a reputation for quality, innovation and teamwork. Our experience, collaborative practice style, and the insight and creativity we bring to our work make us our clients’ choice for their largest and most complex transactions, as well as for general matters where judgment and strategic advice are key. We serve clients across Canada and globally from offices in Toronto, New York, Calgary, Montréal and our Legal Services Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

We provide Canadian, U.S. and global legal services in a range of key practices including mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, private equity, regulatory, intellectual property, tax, lending and financing, litigation and dispute resolution, competition, and pensions and employment.

Our expertise extends to a number of key industry sectors including financial services, technology, retail and consumer products, entertainment, life sciences, agriculture, mining and metals, manufacturing, infrastructure and energy (power, oil and gas).

Torys is consistently recognized as one of Canada’s leading law firms. Chambers and Partners has ranked 73% of our partners as “leading lawyers” – the highest proportion of ranked lawyers among Canada’s leading law firms and praised Torys as an “outstanding firm with world-leading expertise and exceptional bench strength.”

Corporate tax matters:

  • Cross-border project management
  • Restructuring
  • Cost-sharing arrangements
  • APAs
  • Transactions
  • M&A
  • Environmental
  • Financial services
  • Corporate taxes
  • Technology
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Value chains

Dispute resolution:

  • Audit defence
  • Audit support
  • Competition/anti-trust cases
  • Dispute resolution
  • Pre-litigation
  • MAPs/ADRs
  • Litigation
  • Arbitration
  • Controversy management
  • State aid

Tax advisory:

  • Tax consulting
  • International tax advisory
  • US Inbound
  • US Outbound

Indirect tax:

  • VAT
  • GST
  • Customs
  • Supply chains

Jerald Wortsman
Partner, Tax Practice Leader
Recent matter highlights: Please refer to Jerald’s online profile.

Tax Controversy and Litigation
Martha MacDonald
Partner, Tax Controversy and Litigation Practice Leader
Recent matter highlights: Please refer to Martha’s online profile.

  • Accounting
  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Construction and materials
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Fisheries and aquaculture
  • Food and beverage
  • Forestry
  • Gaming
  • Government and public policy
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Insurance
  • Investment management
  • Media
  • Mining
  • Natural resources
  • Oil and gas
  • Pharma and life sciences
  • Real estate
  • Shipping
  • Social infrastructure
  • Tech and telecoms
  • Tourism
  • Transport
  • Utilities

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Eighth Avenue Place East
Calgary, Alberta T2P 1G1
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1 Place Ville Marie, Suite 2880
Montréal, Québec H3B 4R4
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Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 0C3
T: +1 902 720 3500