Florence Sauve
Toronto Office

Florence Sauve


Florence Sauve is a partner in the Toronto office of Thorsteinssons LLP.

Florence’s practice focuses on all aspects of taxpayer representation and tax.  She assists her clients in managing and resolving tax audit and appeal disputes and represents her clients before the courts.  Florence has extensive experience in making representations to the federal and provincial tax authorities and successfully negotiating out of court settlements.  She is currently working on a number of audits and appeals dealing with a wide range of international and domestic tax issues.  Florence is a regular lecturer and writer on various tax issues.

Before joining Thorsteinssons LLP, Florence clerked at the Tax Court of Canada.

Florence is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, Law Society of British Columbia and New York State Bar.  She is fluent in English, French, and Spanish.


  • In-Depth Tax Course, CPA Canada
  • LL.M., New York University (International Taxation; Hauser Global Scholar; Fulbright Scholar)
  • J.D., University of Ottawa (National Program; Gold Medalist)
  • LL.L., University of Ottawa (Gold Medalist)
  • B.Soc.Sc., University of Ottawa (International Development and Globalization; Gold Medalist)

Professional Activities & Memberships

  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, The Advocates’ Society
  • Member, International Fiscal Association