Brian D. Segal

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Brian Segal is a partner in Baker McKenzie's Toronto office. He has written and spoken extensively on Canadian and cross-border tax issues and presented papers at various Canadian Tax Foundation conferences. He co-authored the Canadian section of the CCH loose-leaf service on international transfer pricing and edited international issues of Carswell’s Taxation of Real Estate in Canada.

Brian was listed as a leading lawyer in Canada by International Tax Review in 2014. He was recommended in International Tax Review's World Tax 2015 and recognized in Legal 500 Canada in 2015 and was a 2016 Winner of the International Tax Review’s Americas Joint Venture Deal of the Year.

Practice Focus

Brian mainly advises on income tax matters, with particular focus on cross-border issues. He has extensive experience in transfer pricing strategy and complex cross-border income tax planning for blue-chip multinational companies across a wide range of industries.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • International Fiscal Association
  • Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Law Society of Ontario


  • Ontario~Canada (1977)


  • McGill University, Montreal (LL.B.) (1976)
  • McGill University, Montreal (Bachelor of Civil Law) (1975)
  • McGill University, Montreal (B.A.) (1971)


  • English
  • French