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Youcef Belrachid, Associate, Fasken

Youcef Belrachid

Associate Fasken
Jurisdiction Ontario, 2020 | Québec, 2019
Language(s) French, English
Office(s) Montréal


Youcef Belrachid is a lawyer in our Tax Law group. He specializes in tax planning and corporate taxation. Youcef participates in the analysis and implementation of tax strategies in the context of large-scale commercial transactions, such as mergers and acquisitions.

Youcef holds a bachelor’s degree in civil law from Université de Montréal, where he was recognized on the Dean’s List for academic excellence. He also holds a Juris Doctor from Osgoode Hall Law School and a master’s degree in tax law from HEC Montréal.

Before joining Fasken, Youcef notably worked as a research assistant at Université de Montréal. There, he carried out important work regarding the contractual obligations’ legal framework for the professor and lawyer emeritus Didier Lluelles and was also a research assistant at the Centre de recherche en droit public (CRDP) under the supervision of Professor Vincent Gautrais. Youcef also contributed to the Osgoode Hall Law Journal as an Associate Editor, where he was involved in the peer review process of academic publications.


  • Dean's List (Faculty of Law, Université de Montréal), 2017
  • Managing Director Scholarship (Faculty of Law, Université de Montréal), Scholarship 2017
  • Robinson Sheppard Shapiro Scholarship, Scholarship 2017
2017 Dean's List (Faculty of Law, Université de Montréal)
2017 Scholarship Managing Director Scholarship (Faculty of Law, Université de Montréal)
2017 Scholarship Robinson Sheppard Shapiro Scholarship

Client Work

  • Worley announces the sale of its North American maintenance and turnaround business,
  • Clearspring Capital Partners and OneLink Capital invest in Groupe Tecnic and École de conduite Tecnic Rive-Nord alongside one of the founding families,
  • LMPG Inc. acquires Lumca Inc,
  • Northern Superior Resources completes the acquisition of Royal Fox Gold,
  • Stifel Nicolaus Canada Inc. leads C$7.35 million unit offering for Else Nutrition Holdings Inc.,

Career & Education


  • LLM, Tax Law HEC Montreal
  • JD Osgoode Hall Law School at York University
  • LLB Université de Montréal

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Association de planification fiscale et financière (2020)
  • American Bar Association (2022)
  • Association of the Young Bar of Montreal (2019)
  • The Junior Chamber of commerce of Montreal (2023)
  • Law Society of Ontario (2020)
  • Canadian Tax Foundation (2022)


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