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Sean Robichaud
Sean RobichaudLead Counsel, Barrister & Solicitor
Sean Robichaud is the founder and lead counsel to Robichaud’s. Mr. Robichaud has practiced for over a decade in criminal law and has successfully defended individuals charged with almost every type of criminal offence.

He is a Certified Specialist in Criminal Law by the Law Society of Upper Canada and holds his Masters of Law in criminal procedure from Osgoode.

Chantelle LaFitte
Chantelle LaFitteAssociate, Barrister & Solicitor
Chantelle LaFitte has practiced exclusively in criminal law since commencing her articles with the firm in 2013.

Since then, she has become an experienced and passionate litigator, representing clients in both the Ontario and Superior Courts of Justice on a wide variety of offences, including acting as junior counsel on multiple first-degree homicide cases.

Jordan Gold
Jordan GoldAssociate, Barrister & Solicitor
A graduate from the prestigious University of Toronto Law, Jordan Gold is a proven and formidable advocate in Court. He has practiced exclusively in criminal law for over 5 years after first commencing his career in law.

Now a seasoned advocate, trusted counsel, and proven litigator, Jordan has successfully defended individuals charged with minor offences, to the most serious of crimes.

Michael J. Bryant
Michael J. BryantOf Counsel to the Firm
Michael J. Bryant practices as independent legal counsel to the firm.

Through Robichaud’s, he offers invaluable advice and expertise to our lawyers achieved through his time as Attorney General to the Province of Ontario, and his many other unparalleled achievements in the Canadian justice system.

Click on any of the lawyers’ profile pictures above to learn more about them and how they can represent you.

Whether a client is charged with first degree murder, domestic assault, sexual assault, or possession of marijuana, our firm approaches every case with the same level of resolve.

We take great pride in our talented lawyers and staff who share the philosophy that a client can never ask for too much when they are facing criminal charges. Our lawyers understand and appreciate the stress and anxiety that someone charged with a criminal offence is going through and can make the experience of being charged with a criminal offence as tolerable as possible.

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Zombie Laws in Canadian Criminal Law

March 8th, 2017|Comments Off on Zombie Laws in Canadian Criminal Law

Revising the Canadian Criminal Code of Zombie Laws It is anticipated that the Federal Government of Canada is gearing up, polishing off those sawed-off shotguns, wrapping baseball bats in barbed wire, and getting [...]

“Lock Them Up! Lock Them Up!”: Is the Tertiary Ground for Detention Fundamentally Unjust?

March 7th, 2017|Comments Off on “Lock Them Up! Lock Them Up!”: Is the Tertiary Ground for Detention Fundamentally Unjust?

“Lock Them Up! Lock Them Up!”:  Is the Tertiary Ground Under Canadian Law Fundamentally Unjust? It has been one-and-a-half years since the Supreme Court of Canada released R. v. St-Cloud, perhaps breathing renewed life [...]

Speed up criminal cases without sacrificing Canadian rights: 11 certain and quick fixes

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Speed up criminal cases without sacrificing Canadian's fair trial rights: 11 easy fixes Last week, Ontario's Attorney General Yasir Naqvi called upon the federal government to consider a drastic reduction, and removal in [...]

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The Drug Evaluation Expert (DRE) Scheme in Canada (R. v. Bingley)

February 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on The Drug Evaluation Expert (DRE) Scheme in Canada (R. v. Bingley)

The Case of R. v. Bingley: Drug Evaluation Expert Evidence in Canadian Impaired by Drug Law Section 254(3.1) of the Criminal Code gives certain officers the authority to perform evaluations on [...]