Darcy Moch is co-chair of the firm's tax and estates department. His practice focuses on the income tax aspects of corporate reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, takeovers, debt and asset-based financings, the formation and capitalization of income funds, partnerships and other flow-through vehicles, and cross-border financing and leasing transactions.
Recognized as an excellent tax lawyer in Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business, his practice also includes personal tax planning, wealth and succession planning, residency matters, foreign tax planning for Canadian residents and structuring investments into Canada for non-residents.
Darcy frequently speaks on tax-related topics at local, national and international conferences. He is the past-Chair of the National Taxation Section of the Canadian Bar Association and past Co-Chair of the CBA-CICA Joint Committee on Taxation. Darcy served on the Canadian Tax Foundation's board of governors and is a past director and president of the Canadian Petroleum Tax Society.
He is involved in a variety of community organizations and is a past director and chair of the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation.
Darcy is recognized as a leading tax lawyer in a number of national and international publications, including:
•Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada
•Best Lawyers in Canada
•The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory
•PLC Which Lawyer
•Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business
•Counsel to Metalmark Capital in connection with the acquisition of Kissner Milling Company Limited and Kissner Group Inc. by an investor group led by Metalmark Capital and including Silvertree, a joint venture between Silverhawk Capital Partners and Demetree Salt, LLC, and the Kissner management team.
•Counsel to the underwriters, co-led by Scotia Capital Inc. and RBC Dominion Securities Inc., in connection with the issuance of preferred shares by Pembina Pipeline Corporation for gross proceeds of $225, 000, 000.
•NCSG Crane & Heavy Haul Services Corporation, and the shareholders thereof, in connection with the sale of a majority stake in NCSG to an investor syndicate led by TriWest Capital Partners IV, L.P. and Alberta Teachers Retirement Fund Board.
•2016, LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell
Darcy D. Moch, received a Distinguished Peer Review Rating
•2016, Who's Who Legal: The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers
Darcy D. Moch, recognized as a leading lawyer in the area of Corporate Tax
•2016, Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada
Darcy D. Moch, recognized as a leading corporate tax lawyer
•Domestic Anti-Treaty-Shopping Proposals and Further Consultation Announced in Canada's Federal Budget 2014
•The Oil and Gas Law Review - Canada
•Department of Finance Releases Consultation Paper on Anti-Treaty Shopping Measures
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•64th Annual Tax Conference
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