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BLG welcomes Jennifer Hanna to Calgary’s Tax Group

New senior counsel brings two decades of experience in strategic tax structuring

Calgary (February 3, 2020) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) welcomes Jennifer Hanna who joined our Tax Group as senior counsel today. Jennifer’s practice focuses on strategic tax structuring for clients undergoing international expansions, acquisitions, sales, and post-acquisition group integrations and rationalization. Jennifer is based in BLG’s Calgary office.

“Jennifer’s extensive experience with international tax structuring and transactional work will make her a valuable addition to the BLG team and our clients,” said Craig Webster, the national business leader of the Tax Group at BLG. “Our clients will benefit greatly from her technical expertise and over 20 years of experience.”

Prior to joining BLG, Jennifer worked as an international tax services lead partner for the oil and gas services niche of her previous firm, and advised clients in a wide variety of industries, including oil and gas exploration and production, mining, infrastructure, real estate and technology. Jennifer is a frequent writer on Canadian international tax matters and a recurring speaker at conferences such as the Canadian Petroleum Tax Society and the Canadian Tax Foundation.

BLG’s Tax Group is comprised of more than 60 professionals across our five offices and provides clients with the advice and insights they need to understand how domestic and international tax laws impact their business operations as well as personal tax planning. Our Tax Group holds expertise in all areas of tax from corporate tax, estate planning, commodity tax, domestic and international transactions and tax disputes.

About Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

As the largest, truly full-service Canadian law firm, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) delivers practical legal advice for domestic and international clients across more practices and industries than any Canadian firm. With over 725 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals, BLG serves the legal needs of businesses and institutions across Canada and beyond – from M&A and capital markets, to disputes, financing, and trademark & patent registration.

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For more information, please contact:

Tamara Costa
National Director, Marketing and Communications
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
TCosta@blg.com
416.350.2642