David Christian
Vancouver Office

David Christian


David Christian is a graduate of Simon Fraser University and the University of British Columbia Law School and a partner at Thorsteinssons, Tax Lawyers.

David’s practice covers all taxation matters, with a particular focus on corporate reorganizations and taxation of owner-managed businesses.

David was for eight years an adjunct professor of corporate tax law at Allard Hall, the law school at the University of British Columbia.  He was for many years a contributor to the tax materials for the Professional Legal Training Course of British Columbia, and has lectured on tax matters at conferences sponsored by the Canadian Tax Foundation, the Conference for Advance Life Underwriting, the Pacific Business and Law Institute,  the Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia, and various professional organizations including the Certified General Accountants Association of British Columbia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, the British Columbia Medical Association, and the Canadian Bar Association.