Western Law

Campbell, Colin

B.A. (University of Toronto) 1966; Ph.D. (University of Toronto) 1975; M.Sc. (London School of Economics and Political Science) 1967; LL.B. (University of Western Ontario) 1980; Called to the Bar of Ontario 1982.

Colin Campbell was a senior partner in the Toronto office of Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP until mid-2010, practising in the areas of tax and trusts and estates, including mergers and acquisitions, public securities offerings and restructurings. He also acted for private family enterprises in domestic and international trust matters and has appeared before trial and appellate courts on income tax matters and frequently represented taxpayers with the Canada Revenue Agency and provincial taxation authorities. He received a B.A. in 1966 and a Ph.D. in 1975 from the University of Toronto, an M.Sc. from the London School of Economics and Political Science in 1967 and an LL.B. from the University of Western Ontario in 1980.

Dr. Campbell is the author of Administration of Income Tax (Carswell, 2012), a co-author of The Taxation of Corporation Reorganizations (Carswell, 2012) and is a contributing editor to the Canada Valuation Service. He is also the author (with William Christian) of Parties, Leaders and Ideologies in Canada (McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1995) and Political Ideologies and the Democratic Ideal (third Canadian edition, 2012) and has contributed articles and book reviews both in political science and law to various publications. From 1971-1976, Dr. Campbell was a lecturer and then an assistant professor of political science at Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick, teaching primarily in the area of Canadian government and politics. He was also an adjunct faculty member at the Faculty of Law, University of Western Ontario during 2000-2009, teaching international tax law.


Teaching In 2013-2014

Course Term Credits
Appellate Advocacy Competition: Bowman Tax Moot 5715C 003 January 4
Appellate Advocacy Competition: Corporate Securities Moot 5715C 001 January 4
Corporate Law 5210D 001 Spring 4
Supplemental Writing Credit 5210DD 001 Spring 1
Tax Policy 5445D 001 Spring 2
Taxation of Corporations and Shareholders 5455D 001 Spring 4

Email: ccampb64@uwo.ca
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