Senior Assessment Consultant, Licensed Paralegal
Paul is a highly accomplished consultant in Property Assessment with more than 30 years of deep and varied experience. His expertise covers numerous facets of Tax Policy, including assessment principles of dormant and declining properties, power generation facilities, international bridges and tunnels and automotive assembly facilities, of which he is recognized as an industry expert. He has in-depth knowledge of the principles applied in assessing properties in Ontario and has a keen ability to translate emerging technologies into beneficial solutions for the assessment industry. He is extremely well versed in managing consulting engagements through their full lifecycle including mediation and arbitration.
Paul’s decade plus tenure with a major Property Assessment Consulting enterprise culminated in his role as Director of Assessment Consulting Services, a multi-million dollar provincial business. He was responsible for defining roles in and undertaking engagements personally to support municipal tax policy studies. With his background as a paralegal, he was lead consultant for hundreds of high profile municipal assessment appeals.
An accredited member of the Institute of Municipal Assessors, a Member of the Professional Land Economists and a fully licensed paralegal with the Law Society of Upper Canada, Paul brings a vast array of professional expertise to represent the interests of Municipalities as both advocate and expert in the Municipal taxation field.