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Mitchell Sherman


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Bay Adelaide Centre - West Tower
333 Bay Street, Suite 3400
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7

Tel:   416.597.4189
Fax:   416.979.1234

Mitch Sherman is a partner in the Tax Group at Goodmans. His taxation practice focuses on corporate and commercial transactions, including equity and debt financings, acquisitions, divestitures, syndications, corporate reorganizations, structured products, investment funds and international tax planning. 

Mitch is recognized as a leading practitioner of tax law by Chambers Canada, Chambers Global, Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada, The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, The Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-border Corporate Lawyers in Canada, Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Tax Advisors, The Best Lawyers in Canada, the leading 250 tax lawyers in the Tax Directors Handbook 2017, Law Business Research’s Who’s Who Legal Canada and The Legal 500 Canada. Mitch joined Goodmans as an articling student in 1988.  He has been a partner since 1995. 

Mitch has authored numerous papers and is a frequent speaker on income tax matters. He is the Past Chair of the National Taxation section of the Canadian Bar Association and a member of the Executive of the CICA-CBA Joint Committee on Taxation. He is a member and frequent contributor to the Editorial Board of the Corporate Finance Tax Journal. He has lectured at the Law Society of Ontario Bar Admission Course and has conducted seminars to senior Canada Revenue Agency officials on advanced corporate reorganizations and partnerships.

Education University of Toronto (J.D., 1987)
Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association
Canadian Bar Association, Past Chair of the National Taxation section
International Fiscal Association

Year of Call

1989 Ontario