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Dean A. Kraus

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Dean A. Kraus
Law Practice
Dean Kraus is a partner in the Tax Group at the Toronto office of Stikeman Elliott. His practice encompasses all aspects of income taxation that arise in corporate and commercial transactions, including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, spin-offs, private equity investments, financings and joint ventures.

Mr. Kraus is recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada 2017 in Tax Law, the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2017 as repeatedly recommended in Corporate Tax, Who's Who Legal: Canada 2016 in Corporate Tax and as one of Lexpert's Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 in 2007. He is also listed in the Chambers Global 2016 Guide and Chambers Canada 2017 as a leading lawyer in Tax, with clients noting he is "a very strong younger practitioner." Mr. Kraus is a member of the Toronto office's Associates Committee.

Professional Activities
Mr. Kraus is a member of the Canadian Tax Foundation, American Bar Association, International Bar Association and the International Fiscal Association. He is an adjunct professor of law at the University of Toronto where he teaches Corporate Income Taxation.

Harvard University (LL.M. 1997), University of Toronto (LL.B. Silver Medalist 1994), University of Alberta (B.Comm with distinction 1991).

Bar Admission
Ontario, 1996

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