Influencers in Toronto: Spotlight on John Sorensen

8 minute read
20 April 2022

Meet John Sorensen

Partner John Sorensen is the co-leader of Gowling WLG's Tax Dispute Resolution Group and co-head of Toronto's Business Law Department. Prior to his law career, John worked as a recording engineer helping produce albums for some of the biggest artists in the music world. In this interview with associate Blair Somerville, John shares his interesting story of becoming a tax lawyer and talks about some of the latest developments in the tax industry.

John was one of the co-authors of this year's tax commentary of the Canadian federal budget. Read Federal Budget 2022: Declining deficits and measured tax changes.

About the series

As one of Toronto's top business law firms, Gowling WLG is comprised of a diverse and highly experienced team that provides clients with insightful advice, valuable counsel and trusted representation across a variety of key industries, including energy, financial services, infrastructure, mining, manufacturing, technology and life sciences.

In this series, you will meet a number of practitioners in our Toronto office who have helped their clients overcome a variety of complex legal obstacles. In addition, you will also have the chance to hear more about how these professionals began their careers, the challenges and opportunities they have experienced along the way, and what insight they can bring during these unprecedented times.

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Every month, a professional in one of our key practice groups will be interviewed by their colleague in a short video. We encourage you to follow us on LinkedIn, where you will get to know our Toronto team and learn about how they can help you succeed.

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