We defend individuals charged with all sorts of offences on trial and appeal, including financial and white collar crimes, drug offences, sexual offences, frauds, child pornography and other computer offences, domestic assaults and homicides.
We represent clients in all sorts of civil cases, including defamation, contract, civil fraud, Charter damages, police negligence, and injunctions. Our experience in criminal and administrative law makes us uniquely suited to multi-faceted litigation.
We have successfully challenged legislation and argued many of the leading Charter issues in Canada. We frequently appear in the Supreme Court of Canada. We also work with counsel seeking assistance with Charter issues in their own case, especially in the areas of privacy, freedom of expression and religion, fundamental justice, and Aboriginal rights.
We advise regulatory bodies on investigations and prosecutions, represent clients on disciplinary and licensing matters, and argue all sorts of judicial reviews. We are experienced in animal rights, the regulation of health professionals, academic discipline, municipal by-laws and conflict of interest laws, and the Police Services Act.