Corrado is the chair of the firm’s Tax Practice. He specializes in corporate, partnership, trust, foreign and general business taxation. His practice largely involves structuring domestic, cross-border, and international business transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, financings, reorganizations and other business restructurings. He has extensive experience in structuring collective investment vehicles with domestic, tax-exempt and foreign investors, including REITs and structured products, many of which have involved Canadian and U.S. cross-border aspects.
Corrado was instrumental in designing Canadian income funds, cross-border income funds and analogous products, including U.S. income securities products. Corrado is repeatedly recognized as one of Canada’s leading tax lawyers by the industry’s top legal directories and guides to legal talent.
Chambers & Partners’ Chambers Canada—Leading lawyer in tax (2016-2019)
Best Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in tax law (2009-2019)
The Legal 500 Canada—Leading lawyer in tax (2019)
Lexpert/American Lawyer’s Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in corporate tax (2017-2019) and income funds (2009-2011)
Lexpert/Thomson Reuters’ Guide to the Leading U.S./Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada—Most Frequently Recommended lawyer in tax (2018)
Chambers & Partners’ Chambers Global: World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, The Client’s Guide—Leading lawyer in tax (2008-2018)
Lexpert/Thomson Reuters’ Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Leading lawyer in corporate tax (2007-2018); income funds (2009 and 2011); and investment funds & asset management (2007-2018)
Corrado has been an instructor in tax and corporate law at the Law Society of Upper Canada Bar Admission Course and is a frequent speaker on tax matters at conferences, in particular, the Canadian Tax Foundation’s annual conference.