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Mitchell Thaw Toronto Lawyer

Mitchell L. Thaw *

Partner Fasken
Jurisdiction Ontario, 1996
Language(s) English
Office(s) Toronto
*practising through a professional corporation


Mitchell Thaw is a Co-Chair of the firm’s Toronto Tax practice group. With extensive experience in income tax matters, Mitchell has advised clients on investment funds, mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, cross-border transactions and estate planning.

Mitchell is the author of Canada’s only text on the taxation of mutual fund trusts and corporations. Recognized by the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, Mitchell has worked on over 100 transactions listed in Lexpert’s “Big Deals” and “Big Suits.”


Client Work

Date Client

Career & Education


  • LLB Osgoode Hall Law School at York University
  • BSc McGill University

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, International Fiscal Association
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Member, Taxation Working Group, The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (2003-2005)


Fasken Institute



Speaking Engagements

Federated Press's 12th Taxation of Corporate Reorganization Conference location location Toronto
Income Tax Aspects of Shareholder Agreements
CITE Conference: Doing Business in Canada location location Chicago


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