• Freelance writer for 3+ years
  • Writing appears in textbooks and on industry-specific websites
  • Tax attorney for 11+ years


Patrick Poulin's second career is as a freelance writer and advertising copywriter. He has more than three years of experience as a freelance writer, and his work appears at and The topics Patrick covers include currency markets, credit cards, U.S. stocks and companies, and issues related to self-employment. Patrick works as an advertising copywriter for Compro Communications Inc.

Patrick practiced as a tax and business lawyer in large Canadian and private firms for nearly 18 years. As an attorney, he gained extensive industry experience in the areas of finance, real estate, and international transactions. Patrick has traveled to 28 countries on five continents. He is bilingual, speaking and writing in both English and French.

His writing experience has also included several publications and was featured by the Association of Tax and Financial Planning (APFF), on Centris.Ca, and in European and Asian textbooks. Patrick has sat on several boards of businesses and nonprofit organizations.


Patrick received his Master of Taxation degree from the Université de Sherbrooke.