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ROBERT McMECHAN

1952 – 2016

REPRESENTATIVE WORK 

Co-authored pre-eminent reference work on appeals to Tax Court of Canada (“Tax Court Practice”)

Acted on agency basis for the Government of Canada as Lead Counsel in major tax avoidance (First Marathon) and transfer pricing (SmithKlineBeecham) cases

Acted as General Counsel, Department of Justice, litigating a wide variety of civil litigation cases across Canada, before Tax Court of Canada, Federal Court of Canada and Federal Court of Appeal

Acted as federal Crown Attorney and as agent for federal Crown prosecuting criminal law cases under federal statutes including Income Tax Act and Excise Tax Act