Susan G. Tataryn, BComm, CPA, CA, LLB, TEP, ICD.D
Susan G. Tataryn has been an advisor for almost 20 years to various businesses from small independents to large enterprises, including those in the construction, financial, health care, technology and life science sectors while also working with artists, designers and others in the fashion, entertainment and hospitality industries.
Bachelor of Laws, University of Saskatchewan 1992
STEP, Society of Estate and Trust Practitioners
Priya Chopra, B.Comm.(Hons), JDPriya Chopra is an associate lawyer at Tataryn Law. She was called to the Ontario bar in 2019. Prior to joining the firm, Priya assisted with a variety of complex litigation matters at both national and boutique sized firms. Priya currently practices in the areas of tax, trusts, and wills and estates, being primarily involved in tax dispute resolution both at the CRA objections level and at the Tax Court of Canada.
Priya holds an Honours Bachelor of Commerce from the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa, where she graduated with distinction. She obtained her law degree from Western University. During law school, Priya had the opportunity to volunteer as a case worker at Western Law's Community Legal Services Clinic. She also participated in several mooting competitions and was a member of multiple committees. During her final year of law school, Priya was a co-chair of Western Law's Community Outreach committee where she led a team of students in organizing various initiatives to assist individuals in the community.
Outside of the office, Priya is a member of several professional organizations. In 2020, Priya was elected to be a member on the executive committees of two Ontario Bar Association sections (the Women Lawyer's Forum and the Young Lawyers Division - East). She is also a proud member of Ottawa's local Advocacy Club. Since joining the Advocacy Club in 2019, Priya has assisted the club with organizing events related to networking for young lawyers and advocacy training for law students.
During her free time, Priya loves travelling, cooking, and spending time with her family and friends. As a proud Ottawa native, she also enjoys exploring the city and trying out local restaurants.
Juris Doctor, Western University (2018)
Law Society of Ontario
Heather Della ValleLaw Clerk and Office Manager
Heather is a law clerk/administrator with over twenty years of experience. Heather has acquired and developed expertise with all aspects of Corporate/Business/Tax law practice and the preparation of Wills and Trusts. She has extensive experience in drafting and preparing corporate and commercial documents for tax and corporate planning and maintenance, and purchase and sale of business entities, as well as drafting and preparing various court documents, arranging for filing and issuing of documentation at various government offices.
She is responsible for the day-to-day business of the firm and assists our lawyers and clients in all aspects of our practice.
Heather and her husband, Sam, have been married since 1999 and they have twin teenagers, Anthony and Julia.