Megan’s approach to tax and estate planning is practical and thoughtful. She is trusted for her ability to structure her clients’ affairs effectively and to navigate the complexities that arise in layered family dynamics.
Megan is a member of the firm’s Tax Group and Estates & Trusts Group. She advises individuals and families with respect to estate and succession planning matters, including probate planning, cross-border planning, and the preparation of wills, trusts and powers of attorney. She also assists clients with estate administration.
Canadian Tax Foundation
Member, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP Canada)
Canadian Bar Association
Represented DataStealth Inc., a Toronto-based cybersecurity firm, in connection with its sale of control to Canadian tech entrepreneurs, Michael and Richard Hyatt.
Selected Speaking Engagements
Speaker, "Update on Probate Planning: New Reporting Requirements for Bare Trusts," Aird & Berlis Webinar, March 15, 2023.
Co-Author, "Canada Revenue Agency Extends Filing Deadline for Underused Housing Tax – Again," Aird & Berlis LLP, October 31, 2023.
Co-Author, "Underused Housing Tax Filing Deadline Extended to October 31, 2023," Aird & Berlis LLP, September 5, 2023.
Co-Author, "What Kinds of Estate Planning Can an Attorney Do?" Insurance Planning, Federated Press, 2023, Volume XXVIII, No. 3.
Co-Author, "Underused Housing Tax Reporting Requirements for Bare Trusts and Nominee Corporations," Aird & Berlis LLP, February 16, 2023.
Co-Author, "Canadian Finance Releases Consultation Paper on the Modernization of GAAR," Tax Notes International,November 14, 2022.
Co-Author, "Pour with Care," STEP Journal, August 30, 2022.