Richard Eisenbraun



Richard’s practice focuses on corporate tax and business/transaction structuring and implementation. This includes: 

  • major purchase, sale and take-over transactions
  • plans of arrangement, debt and equity financings
  • optimizing business structures
  • restructuring insolvent companies and other divestiture transactions
  • establishing capital structures for clients with various different businesses 
  • dispute resolution with taxation authorities, including voluntary disclosures, audit defense, notices of objection and criminal investigations
  • obtaining charitable registration for organizations and foundations
He also advises clients on a broad range of commercial and tax issues, including shareholder agreements, estate plans and other transactions involving closely held entities and high-net worth individuals
Prior to joining BLG, he worked for an international sport and entertainment management firm, and also ran his own consulting business.

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Professional Involvement

  • Member, Law Society of Alberta
  • Director, Canadian Petroleum Tax Society
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association (CBA); Executive, CBA Taxation Non-Specialists – South
  • Member, Calgary Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation

Community Involvement

  • Former Director, Tails of Help

Bar Admission & Education

  • Alberta, 2009
  • JD, University of Alberta, 2008
  • University of Alberta, 2005