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Gerard P. Charette

Miller Canfield LLP (Ontario)
Practicing in association and not in partnership with
Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone, P.L.C.


+1.519.946.2123 or +1.313.962.1990


University of Windsor School of Law, LL.B., 1977

University of Windsor, B.A.

Bar Admissions

Gerard P. Charette’s practice area focuses on health law, business law, and taxation and estate planning.

Over the past 30 years of practice, Gerard has helped many health-care and business professionals keep more of their wealth through the legitimate multiplication of tax benefits and the legitimate avoidance of taxation.

Professional Activities

Law Society of Upper Canada

Essex Law Association

Canadian Tax Foundation

Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, Graduate, Tax-in-Depth Program and Advanced Tax Program

College of Optometrists of the Province of Ontario, Council Member and Member of the Executive Committee

Healing Arts Radiation Protection Commission, Retired Chairman


"Canadian Tax Implications of Cross-Border Transactions," MACPS's 2009 Winter CPE MEGA Conference, February 19, 2009 (co-presenter)

“Cross Border Tax Issues,” State Bar of Michigan Tax Section, Trusts and Estates Sub-Committee, Fall Seminar, November 3, 2016


"Commentary on Income Taxation and Probate Practice with Respect to Michigan Residents," The Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 2008

“Cross Border Tax Issues,” The Institute of Continuing Legal Education, 2016