Jason Harris

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Jason is a Partner who practices in the areas of corporate, commercial and real estate law.

Corporate/Tax Transactions
Jason advises business start-ups in the set up of their business structures, including incorporations, limited partnerships, limited liability partnerships, joint ventures, shareholder agreements and partnership agreements.

Corporate reorganizations and tax based transactions comprise a primary part of his practice, including 85, 86 and 51 transactions, amalgamations, wind ups, estate freezes, family trusts, stock, capital and eligible dividends, and share issuances.

Jason has been a guest lecturer for Small Business BC for the past 8 years where he enjoys helping entrepreneurs and businesses get started and grow to their next stage of development. Jason has also co-authored and been a contributing editor of various legal publications and resources.

Business Succession/Acquisitions
Jason advises business owners on their succession options and exit strategies, which includes selling to family, management, competitors, equity and investment funds, and other interested parties. His corporate/tax background and extensive experience acting in business purchases, sales and buyouts is an integral part of this practice area.

Wills/Trusts/Estates
Jason’s practice also includes advising clients about their estate planning options and the tools available to them which includes Wills, Enduring Powers of Attorney, Representation Agreements and Trusts.

Contact Info

jason@roxwal.com
604.575.3718 ext 222

Assistant

Sara Hausil
604.575.3718 ext 224

Areas of Practice

Corporate
Business Acquisitions
Estate Planning

Bar Admissions

British Columbia, 2000
Washington State, 1998

Education

Willamette University, College of Law
Juris Doctorate (1998)
University of British Columbia
Bachelor Degree (1994)
BC Securities Course (1994)

Memberships

Canadian Bar Association (Corporate Group)
Surrey Board of Trade
Tax and Finance Committee
South Surrey/White Rock Chamber of Commerce
Association for Corporate Growth