The Honourable Steven K. D'Arcy
Born in Saint John, New Brunswick. Educated at University of New Brunswick (B.B.A. 1979) and Dalhousie University (LL.B. 1981). Received Chartered Accountant designation 1983. Called to the Bar of Ontario 1989. Partner, Bennett Jones LLP (2001-2009), Associate and Partner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin (1990-2001), Associate, Weir and Foulds (1989-1990). At the time of his appointment, recognized in numerous legal publications as one of Canada’s leading commodity tax and international trade lawyers. Author of the book, Non-residents, Cross-Border Transactions and the GST. Prior to his appointment, co-developed and taught the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountant’s annual In-residence GST Courses (1992-2008), editor of the CCH Goods and Services Tax Reporter and monthly CCH GST Monitor (1996-2009), presenter at numerous Canadian and international tax conferences including conferences sponsored by the Canadian Tax Foundation, Tax Executives Institute, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, Canadian Bar Association and American Bar Association. Appointed Judge of the Tax Court of Canada on April 29, 2009.