Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream
Faculty of Law
78 Queen's Park Avenue
Toronto, ON M5S 2C5

Rory Gillis is a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law. His research focuses on tax law and policy.

Rory received his BA and JD from Yale University, where he was a Senior Editor of the Yale Law Journal, an Olin Fellow in Law and Economics, and a Coker Fellow in Contract Law. Following law school, Rory served as a law clerk to Justice Morris Fish of the Supreme Court of Canada and practiced law in Toronto. 

Rory is currently completing his doctorate in law at the University of Toronto, where he served as Managing Editor of the University of Toronto Law Journal from 2018-2020. Rory's doctoral research has been supported by a Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship (SSHRC), an Arthur Scace Fellowship in Tax Law, and a Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) Doctoral Scholarship.

 

 

Education
JD, Yale Law School, 2010
BA (Ethics, Politics and Economics), Yale University, 2006 (summa cum laude with distinction in major)
Awards and distinctions
Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship (SSHRC)
Arthur Scace Fellowship in Tax Law
Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) Doctoral Scholarship
Other service
Managing Editor of the University of Toronto Law Journal from 2018-2020
Selected publications
Research areas
Business Law
Canadian Constitutional Law
Comparative Law
Economic Analysis of Law
International Law
Tax Law