We offer our clients a highly personalized and attentive legal defence
Cannabis Lawyer Toronto
At Chand & Co., we have unrivaled experience in the cannabis licensing and regulatory field. We have assisted thousands of businesses and business owners across Ontario with issues related to licensing and regulatory compliance. Not only have we obtained licences, but ensured that our clients remain in business and do not lose their licence if regulatory and compliance issues arise.
Our cannabis lawyers know what is expected by this regulator, what it takes to submit a timely and successful application for a retail operator licence and retail store authorization and have unmatched experience with the various regulatory and compliance issues which undoubtedly arise post-licensing. Because of the combined experience and expertise with Ontario’s regulatory landscape, Chand & Co.‘s Cannabis Law Group is your go-to law firm for all your Cannabis law and licensing needs.
With offices in the financial district in Toronto and Ottawa, Chand & Co.’s Cannabis Law Group is committed to serving our clients throughout Ontario. While the this Law Group offers the intimacy and responsiveness of a boutique firm, our civil litigation lawyers also draw on the resources of consultants and other legal professionals to offer cannabis industry stakeholders a complete range of legal services, particularly in regulatory counsel, business advice, and advocacy. We know the industry and the law and work in partnership with our clients to achieve creative and effective solutions for their business needs.
Whether you are a start-up, established business, licensed producer, investor, or someone looking into entering this growing market, call us and let our expertise work for you.
Lions at your side
CHAND & Co. CANNABIS LAW GROUP
Chand & Co.’s Cannabis Law Group provides the following services:
Submitting Applications for a new retail operator licence and retail store authorizations
Legal advice on all related cannabis business matters, including individual and small business consultation; incorporation of Federal or Provincial corporations, drafting contracts and creating relevant policies and procedures
Assisting with preliminary meetings with the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontarion (“AGCO”), public interest and special interest groups, municipal officials, and law enforcement agencies prior to/after the submission of applications for retail operator licence or retail store authorization
Dealing with objections to applications from the public or municipalities
Lease negotiation and preparation, including the preparation of offers to lease, lease documents and amendments
Negotiations and dispute resolution with the AGCO, resident’s associations, and law enforcement agencies
Employment law advice
Contract drafting including licensing and distribution agreements
Negotiations with police and municipal officials with respect to the licensing needs of an establishment
Legal advice on all cannabis-related legislation including but not limited to, Cannabis Licence Act, Cannabis Act and regulations, provincial legislation, Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (“CDSA”), Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (“ACMPR”)
Representation during public interest hearings and pre-hearings
Representation with respect to provincial offences and municipal infractions arising out of the operation of an establishment
Appeals and applications for judicial review before the Divisional Court and Court of Appeal
civil and commercial
professional regulation and
Breach of contract
Condominium Litigation Law
and administrative law
Toronto Civil and Commercial
Business disputes can be stressful and costly so getting the right advice is essential. At Chand & Co. we offer a formidable team of lawyers with expertise in high-value, high-stakes litigation. We are tenacious, creative and pragmatic, working to protect and advance your interests while attaining the outcome you require even in the most demanding, complex cases. Whether you are a plaintiff or a defendant, we are able to anticipate your needs and will work tirelessly to meet or exceed your expectations. We understand the importance of your bottom line so we will diligently advocate to get you the most cost-effective settlement possible. Our experience as litigators allows us to forecast how a case will end up if it goes to court and, in many cases, arbitration might offer the most expedient and prudent path to a resolution. However, we do some of our finest work at trial so when the need arises, we are ready to fight on your behalf. At Chand & Co., you can be confident that we will do our utmost to protect your interests.
Ideally, contracts are designed to serve the best interest of all parties involved but they are not all created equally. Agreements are not always clear and the terms can be complicated, which is why knowledgeable counsel is essential to ensure your rights are protected.
Toronto Commercial Lease Dispute Lawyer
Our commercial lease dispute lawyers at Chand & Co. possess a diversity of experience to guide you through the process. We can review your lease to identify the applicable legal issue to help you develop a sound strategy to resolve it, which may include alternative dispute resolution. Remember, we are at your side, ready to litigate on your behalf.
Toronto Condominium Litigation Lawyer
At Chand & Co., we have gained insight from years of experience, and we can cut through the complex issues, whether at the development phase or the ownership stage. We will work tirelessly to find the most appropriate and cost-effective solution.
Toronto Public & Administrative
Our public and administrative law practice deals with representing clients before administrative tribunals and guiding our clients through investigations initiated by the government and regulators.
From the boardroom to the courtroom, from administrative and regulatory tribunals to the Superior Court,
our clients trust us to navigate complex litigation and deliver results.
Our clients entrust us with their most complex legal disputes when the stakes are at their highest and the outcome is of vital importance. We treat our client’s needs as if they are our own and stand beside them in their time of need.
When you hire our team, you will be choosing an accomplished and respected litigation firm with a proven track record of success that will have your best interests in mind. We pride ourselves in delivering unparalleled legal representation and professional excellence to our clients.
We take pride in providing exceptional personal and professional representation. We are available around the clock to protect, defend and advance your interests.
OUR UNIQUE SERVICE THAT HAS EARNED US OUR REPUTATION AND THE TRUST AND CONFIDENCE OF OUR CLIENTS.