Trent Blanchette

Trent J. Blanchette

Calgary Office - Associate Work+1(403) 260-3310

Areas of Practice

Corporate Tax Planning
Tax Representation & Litigation
Personal Tax Planning

Trent has a broad tax practice that includes corporate tax planning and tax litigation & dispute resolution.

Prior to joining Felesky Flynn LLP in Calgary, Trent clerked for the judges of the Tax Court of Canada in Ottawa and articled at a national law firm in Vancouver.

Trent received his Juris Doctor from the University of Calgary, his Master of Public Administration from Queen’s University, and his Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in History from the University of Guelph.

In law school, Trent won both the Chief Justice William McGillivray Mooting Shield and the Blackstone Debating Medal, competed in the Donald G.H. Bowman National Tax Moot and the Corporate Securities Law Moot, served as an editor of the Alberta Law Review, was a founding Runnymede Society chapter president, and volunteered with the Tax Court Assistance Project.

Professional History

Joined Felesky Flynn LLP, 2019
Clerked at the Tax Court of Canada, 2018-2019
Admitted as a member of the Law Society of British Columbia, 2018
Articled at a national law firm in Vancouver, 2017-2018

Educational History

Juris Doctor (J.D.), University of Calgary, 2017
Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.), Queen’s University, 2012
Bachelor of Arts, Honours (B.A.), University of Guelph, 2011

Memberships and Associations

Member, Law Society of Alberta
Member, Law Society of British Columbia
Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
Member, Canadian Petroleum Tax Society
Member, Canadian Bar Association
Member, Calgary Bar Association