Vancouver (Canada) – Fasken welcomes Soraya Jamal as Partner with the Tax Group in the BC Region.
Soraya is an experienced tax lawyer who has practiced in both Alberta and BC. She advises on domestic and international corporate taxation matters, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, complex reorganizations, debt and equity financings, divestitures and restructurings. She has extensive expertise in cross-border transactions. Soraya acts as lead tax advisor to high-profile public and private business entities, Fortune 500 companies and large private equity funds.
“Soraya’s in-depth knowledge and experience in domestic and international tax law will further enhance our team’s ability to serve our clients in all tax related matters,” said Will Westeringh, QC, Managing Partner, BC Region.
Soraya is an accomplished tax author and actively involved in the tax community. She is an elected member of the Executive of the Canadian Bar Association Tax Section (BC), and a past Vice-Chair of the Canadian Bar Association Tax Section (Alberta). She has served on numerous planning committees with the Canadian Tax Foundation. Soraya is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Canadian Petroleum Tax Society and the International Fiscal Association.
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