Michael Ziesmann

Partner

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Office: Winnipeg

Main: (204) 957-4843

Fax: (204) 957-4257

Services provided by M M Ziesmann Law Corporation

Education & Qualifications

  • LLM, Taxation (Osgoode, 2015)
  • Manitoba Bar (2010)
  • Ontario Bar (2010)
  • MTax (Waterloo, 2009)
  • LLB (Western Ontario, 2007)
  • BA with distinction (Manitoba, 2004)
  • BA (Manitoba, 2003)

Michael practises in the field of taxation, including personal and corporate tax planning, corporate reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, tax efficient business structuring, business succession planning, use of trusts and estate planning.

  • Co-Chair, Winnipeg Youth Practitioners Group, Canadian Tax Foundation

Memberships

  • The Law Society of Upper Canada
  • The Law Society of Manitoba
  • Manitoba Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Donald and Geraldine Beam Award (2009)
  • Canadian Tax Foundation Fasken Martineau DuMoulin Award (2009)
  • Dean’s Honour List, Faculty of Arts (2003)
  • University of Manitoba Employees Scholarship (2000-2004)
  • University of Manitoba Entrance Scholarship (2000)
  • Counsel to The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company in connection with its $875 million acquisition of Western Financial Group