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Martin Legault, Partner

Martin Legault

Partner Fasken
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Jurisdiction Quebec, 1999
Language(s) English, French
Office(s) Montréal


Martin Legault is a partner in the Tax Group. He has a diversified practice. It is particularly focused on commercial transactions and encompasses all aspects of Canadian tax law.

He advises clients on complex tax aspects related to mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, restructurings, financings, spin-offs and divestitures. He has in-depth know-how relating to the tax aspects related to restructuring of entities experiencing financial difficulties. Before joining Fasken, he was a partner in transactional taxation at a world-class accounting firm and also served on this firm’s national tax office.

He frequently participates in conferences and seminars on taxation as a presenter. With a Bachelor of Law degree and a Master’s degree in tax law, Martin is a member of the Association de planification fiscale et financière (APFF) and the Canadian Tax Foundation (CTF).


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Career & Education


  • Master's Degree, Tax Law Université de Montréal
  • LLB Université de Montréal

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation - since 2003
  • Member, Tax and Financial Planning Association (APFF) - since 2003


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