Pamela L. Cross - Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Pamela L. Cross

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010
Phone: 613-787-3559

Pamela Cross is a tax partner in the Ottawa office of BLG and representative of the firm’s National Management Committee. Her practice encompasses taxation, and estate and trust planning, as well as tax dispute resolution and voluntary disclosures of unpaid taxes. She regularly advises tax-exempt organizations (including charities, not-for-profit organizations and municipal corporations) on tax implications of their transactions and activities. Also provides tax advice in connection with employee compensation matters and has a subspecialty in the taxation of pension and tax exempt registered plans (RRSPs/RRIFs, TFSAs, RESPs, and RDSPs). She has qualified as an expert before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and has provided expert testimony with respect to tax matters.  She is a frequent writer and speaker on taxation issues, Deputy Chair, STEP Canada and Chair, STEP Technical Committee, recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada, 2016 Lawyer of the Year (Trusts and Estates, Ottawa) and Academician, The International Academy of Estate and Trust Law.

University of OttawaLL.B 1994
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) CanadaSociety of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Canada

Office Location

World Exchange Plaza, Suite 1300
100 Queen Street
Ottawa, ON K1P 1J9
Canada


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Trusts and Estates of the Ottawa Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Trusts and Estates of the Ottawa Metro Area
Pamela L. Cross has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!Pamela L. Cross has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Tax Law
Trusts and Estates

Other Information

Languages:
English