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.