Alex Klyguine  


Executive Summary

Alex Klyguine is a tax lawyer in the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP.
Alex has an income tax practice with an emphasis on the areas of mergers and acquisitions, inbound and outbound investment, corporate restructurings, and corporate tax planning.
Alex regularly advises international companies on establishing new business in Canada, including tax efficient structuring of subsidiary corporations. 
Alex's views and expertise are regularly sought after by leading Canadian professional publications.
Alex both summered and articled with BLG.

Representative Work

  • Advised Loblaw Companies Limited on certain matters related to its C$12.4 billion acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation.
  • Advised HollyFrontier Corporation on its proposed C$1.125 billion acquisition of Suncor Energy Inc.'s lubricant business.
  • Advised Tender Choice Foods Ltd. in connection with the sale of its food processing, packaging and distribution business to Blue Goose Capital Corp.
  • Advised Joe Johnson Equipment Inc. on its sale of Canadian and U.S. municipal equipment business to Federal Signal Corporation.
  • Advised a C$10+ billion financial institution on an administrative appeal of a tax assessment, resulting in C$1+ million dollars of savings.
  • Advised a C$10+ billion financial institution on the structuring of various financial products.
  • Advised a C$1+ billion energy producer on the deductibility of transactional expenses.

Publications & Presentations

Rankings & Recognitions

  • Martindale-Hubbell® 5 out of 5 Client Review Rated