Alvin’s practice focuses on domestic and international tax planning for individuals, trusts, and corporations, as well as representing taxpayers in their disputes with the Canada Revenue Agency. He is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese.

Prior to joining Thorsteinssons, Alvin completed a judicial clerkship at the Tax Court of Canada and articled at a national law firm.

Education

  • J.D., University of British Columbia (completed the Business Law Concentration and received numerous academic awards)
  • B.Sc. (Honours, Physics), University of Calgary

Professional Activities & Memberships

  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association: Taxation Section