Chantal Grut

Chantal Grut heads RLS’ extensive tax practice, advising clients and stakeholders on issues involving Afghanistan’s complex and evolving tax system. Chantal also advises non-profit and corporate organizations on a broad range of regulatory and compliance issues. Prior to joining RLS in 2012 Chantal worked with a number of non-profit organizations, and started her legal career as a judges’ clerk in the High Court of New Zealand. Chantal is currently a board member of the Afghanistan Center for Dispute Resolution.

Education:
Columbia Law School
Master of Laws (LLM), 2012

Victoria University of Wellington
Bachelor of Laws with Honors (LLB (Hons)), 2009
Bachelor of Arts (BA), 2009

Bar Admissions:
New York, 2015

New Zealand, Barrister and Solicitor, 2009

Primary Service Areas:
Tax Advisory & Compliance
Labor & Employment
Non-profit law
Criminal Law & Investigations

Language:
English, native