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.

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

English, native