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Andrew Haikal Tax Lawyer in Montreal

Andrew Haikal

Partner Fasken
Jurisdiction Québec, 2014
Language(s) French, English
Office(s) Montréal


Andrew Haikal is a lawyer with the Tax Law group. He specializes in tax planning and corporate taxation. Andrew participates in the analysis and implementation of complex tax strategies in connection with major commercial transactions, such as mergers and acquisitions and cross-border reorganizations.

Andrew holds a bachelor’s degree in law from the Université de Montréal (with honours) and a Juris Doctor from Queen’s University. He also completed a master’s degree in Canadian tax law from HEC Montréal and a master’s degree in US tax law from the New York University School of Law.

Before joining Fasken, Andrew practised with a tax law group in a large international firm.


  • Recognized as Ones to Watch in Tax Law in Montreal , The Best Lawyers in Canada 2023
  • Finalist, APFF Award of excellence for a master’s thesis (2015), HEC Montreal 2015
  • Senator Frank Carrel Upper Year Scholarship, Queen’s University 2012

Client Work

  • Playmaker Capital acquires La Poche Bleue for C$ 8,8 M,
  • LKQ Corporation acquires Uni-Select Inc.,
  • Fiera Capital completes $65 million bought deal public offering of hybrid debt securities,
  • Clearspring Capital Partners and OneLink Capital invest in Groupe Tecnic and École de conduite Tecnic Rive-Nord alongside one of the founding families,
  • Bluecity is acquired by Velodyne Lidar,
  • Champlain Financial Corporation acquires Armoires Cuisines Action,
  • Uni-Select acquires Maslack Supply Limited,
  • Stella-Jones acquires Dinsmore Trucking,
  • Sony Interactive Entertainment to acquire Haven Studios,

Career & Education


  • Master's Degree, Tax New York University School of Law
  • Master's Degree, Tax HEC Montreal
  • JD Queen's University
  • LLB Université de Montréal

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association (since 2014)
  • Member, Young Bar of Montréal (since 2014)


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