Greg Kanargelidis

Greg Kanargelidis
Office:
199 Bay Street, Suite 4000
Commerce Court West
M5L 1A9
City:
Toronto
State:
Ontario
Country:
Canada
Tel:
+1 416 863 4306

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Who's Who Legal Trade & Customs: Lawyers

Greg Kanargelidis has more than 27 years of experience practising in the areas of international trade, customs and commodity tax law. He heads the international trade and investment law group at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, and is recognised as one of the leading international trade and customs lawyers in Canada and the world.

Greg has extensive experience representing Canadian and foreign clients on global trade and investment matters. He advises clients on multilateral and bilateral free trade agreements, bilateral investment agreements, economic sanctions, export and import controls, and government procurement disputes. Greg has substantial experience in and regularly assists clients with trade remedy matters, with a particular emphasis on anti-dumping and countervailing duty investigations and appeals.

Greg is a noted expert in all areas of customs law. He regularly appears before the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) as well as other courts in customs and dumping-related proceedings. He also assists clients with respect to planning, compliance and appeals involving value-added taxes, excise duties and levies, and other commodity taxes.

Greg is very active in legal organisations. He is a member of the Border Commercial Consultative Committee (BCCC) trade compliance and recourse subcommittee, the CITT advisory committee, immediate past co-chair of the customs law committee of the American Bar Association (ABA) section of international law, and past chair of the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) international law section, among others. He is also a frequent author and speaker on customs, international trade and commodity tax topics.

Greg’s expertise has been recognised in numerous publications, including: Chambers Canada: Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business 2018The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business 2017The 2017 Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in CanadaThe Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2017; The 2017 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; Legal Media Group's Guide to the World's Leading International Trade and Shipping Lawyers 2017; and International Tax Review's Indirect Tax Leaders 2017. Greg was named "Lawyer of the Year 2018" in the area of international trade and finance law by Best Lawyers and received a 2014 Lexpert Zenith Award for excellence and thought leadership in commodity tax/customs. Greg also received the 2013 Client Choice Award in the trade and customs category for Ontario from the International Law Office.

WWL says: Greg Kanargelidis is a prominent name in Canada, highlighted for his exceptional work on the customs side, as well as his deep knowledge of trade remedy matters.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Trade & Customs which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Canada - Trade & Customs

Greg Kanargelidis has more than 27 years of experience practising in the areas of international trade, customs and commodity tax law. He heads the international trade and investment law group at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, and is recognised as one of the leading international trade and customs lawyers in Canada and the world.

Greg has extensive experience representing Canadian and foreign clients on global trade and investment matters. He advises clients on multilateral and bilateral free trade agreements, bilateral investment agreements, economic sanctions, export and import controls, and government procurement disputes. Greg has substantial experience in and regularly assists clients with trade remedy matters, with a particular emphasis on anti-dumping and countervailing duty investigations and appeals.

Greg is a noted expert in all areas of customs law. He regularly appears before the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) as well as other courts in customs and dumping-related proceedings. He also assists clients with respect to planning, compliance and appeals involving value-added taxes, excise duties and levies, and other commodity taxes.

Greg is very active in legal organisations. He is a member of the Border Commercial Consultative Committee (BCCC) trade compliance and recourse subcommittee, the CITT advisory committee, immediate past co-chair of the customs law committee of the American Bar Association (ABA) section of international law, and past chair of the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) international law section, among others. He is also a frequent author and speaker on customs, international trade and commodity tax topics.

Greg’s expertise has been recognised in numerous publications, including: Chambers Canada: Canada's Leading Lawyers for Business 2018The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business 2017The 2017 Lexpert Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in CanadaThe Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2017; The 2017 Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; Legal Media Group's Guide to the World's Leading International Trade and Shipping Lawyers 2017; and International Tax Review's Indirect Tax Leaders 2017. Greg was named "Lawyer of the Year 2018" in the area of international trade and finance law by Best Lawyers and received a 2014 Lexpert Zenith Award for excellence and thought leadership in commodity tax/customs. Greg also received the 2013 Client Choice Award in the trade and customs category for Ontario from the International Law Office.

WWL says: Greg Kanargelidis is highly visible in the customs market and impresses peers with his deep knowledge of customs valuation and import and export controls.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Canada which can be purchased from our Shop.

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