Farris LLP: Vancouver's Law Firm

Thomas D. Ciz*

Associate Counsel

Telephone: 604 661 1740

Facsimile: 604 661 9349

Email: tciz@farris.com


Thom has extensive experience in income tax and commodity tax matters involving individuals, trusts, corporations, partnerships as well as registered charities, non-profit organizations and First Nations.

Prior to joining the firm Thom practiced law at a national law firm and more recently worked for an international accounting firm in its Canadian international tax practice.  Thom has also served as general counsel for a private entrepreneurial corporation and its affiliates for several years.

Thom qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1987 and became a member of the Law Society of British Columbia in 1992 . Thom is also a member of the Canadian Tax Foundation and the International Fiscal Association.  He also completed his certificate in International Financial Reporting Standards in 2012.

*Denotes a Professional Law Corporation.


  • University of British Columbia (J.D., 1991)
  • University of Alberta (B Comm., 1982)

  • Called to the British Columbia Bar (1992)