Allison Whelan, LLM (Tax)


Suite 1100, Cabot Place
100 New Gower St.
St. John’s, N.L.
A1C 6K3



Language(s) spoken: English

Bar Admission(s): Newfoundland and Labrador, 2009

Legal Assistant(s): Patricia Stuckless

Allison represents individual and corporate clients involved in tax disputes with Canada Revenue Agency and other tax authorities. She makes it a top priority to simplify complex topics and problems so that clients are fully informed, every step of the way. Combining her focused tax education with strong litigation, organizational and time management skills, Allison provides exceptional service to clients with a wide range of tax controversy issues, including audits and litigation.

Education & Career


Osgoode Hall Law School, LLM (Tax), 2018
University of New Brunswick, LLB, 2008
Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador, BBA (Hons.), 2005


Member, Canadian Bar Association
Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
Commissioner, Newfoundland and Labrador Legal Aid Commission Board of Commissioners, 2018 – present
Board Director, Bowring Park Foundation