Corrado has deep experience assisting clients with corporate, partnership, trust, foreign and general business taxation work. His practice largely involves structuring domestic, cross-border, and international business transactions. His work regularly focuses on mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, financings, reorganizations and other business restructurings.
Corrado also brings sophisticated skill and perspective to 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 notably instrumental in designing Canadian income funds, cross-border income funds and analogous products, including U.S. income securities products.
Corrado Cardarelli is praised as ‘fantastic’ by sources, who commend him for being ‘very practical with lots of experience on which to draw.’ He provides counsel on tax structures and reorganisations, as well as commercial transactions.
—Chambers Global, 2021
Recognition and Awards
Chambers Canada—Leading lawyer in tax
Chambers Global—Leading lawyer in tax
The Legal 500—Leading lawyer in tax
World Tax—Tax leading advisor
Best Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in tax law
Lexpert/American Lawyer’s Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in corporate tax
The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Leading lawyer in corporate tax
Who’s Who Legal—Leading Canadian lawyer in corporate tax
Lexpert/Thomson Reuters’ Guide to the Leading U.S./Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada—Most frequently recommended in tax
Corrado has been an instructor in tax and corporate law at the Law Society of Upper Canada Bar Admission Course. He is a frequent speaker on tax matters at conferences—in particular, the Canadian Tax Foundation’s annual conference.