Episode 8 - Journey from CPA to Canadian Tax Lawyer

Interview with Reuben Abitbol

  • How and why Reuben became a CPA and tax lawyer
  • Reuben's experience in audit working at a Big 4 firm
  • Reuben's experience in law school
  • Reuben's experience working at a law firm
  • The kinds of issues in tax law that Reuben deals with
  • The major value that clients see in professionals such as lawyers and accountants
  • Does Reuben recommend a CPA go to law school and why
  • Skills and personality traits that would help a CPA succeed in law school
  • Educational requirements to get into law school
  • Audit red flags to be aware of