Natalie is one of the top tax litigators in Canada and has unparalleled expertise in all aspects of litigation and tax dispute resolution. Natalie is uniquely positioned to provide strategic counsel and assist clients with tax-related controversies at the federal and Québec provincial levels. Natalie has extensive trial and appellate experience involving complex and high-stakes tax matters.
"Natalie arrives with an exemplary track record, having developed cutting-edge expertise in her field over decades,” points out Stephen J. Redican, National Group Head, Specialized Business Law. "Her background makes her both a sought-out speaker at seminars related to taxation and the art of advocacy, and a formidable asset to clients in litigating difficult tax cases.”
Prior to joining BLG, Natalie was a Senior General Counsel at the Department of Justice, where she was lead counsel on tax disputes for more than 20 years before all levels of court.
Natalie obtained her LLB from the University of Ottawa in 1993 and a BA in Psychology in 1990 from the same institution. She is a member of L’Association de planification fiscale et financière (APFF).