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Civil, Criminal and Regulatory Litigation

 

416-583-2377
  • 5,000 +
    hearings, trials &
    arbitrations completed
  • $10 million +
    In judgements obtained
    And enforced
  • 25 +
    Combined years
    Of experience
  • Unrivalled
    expertise in high-value
    high-stakes litigation.

Never Above You. Never Below You. Always Beside You. If You are Involved in Complex Litigation, call CHAND & CO.

About The Firm

With offices on Toronto’s Bay Street and Ottawa’s legal district Chand & Co. provides clients with a wide range of litigation services.

Pradeep Chand developed a strong reputations as a litigators while working at a boutique firms in Toronto’s core. Pradeep decided to strike out on his own in March 2016 with an understanding that complex litigation is most effectively handled by smaller teams of responsive, intelligent and experienced lawyers.

Most of Chand & Co’s clients face a threat to their reputation, livelihood or business in some way. We understand that it can take years to develop a good name and relatively little time to diminish them as a result of a lawsuit, criminal charge, regulatory challenge or disciplinary hearing. We are therefore prepared to vigorously defend our clients from any threat to their reputation, profession or business and give each case the personalized attention it deserves.

We run a business too and realize that your satisfaction is directly tied to whether the work we are doing as lawyers makes good business sense. We strive to learn your industry and the problems you face and are often called upon to offer advice on a wide variety of issues.

Drawing on our experience as litigators, Chand & Co. offers a unique perspective and is able to consider how a matter would play out if it went to trial to try and solve the problems before they escalate. If a dispute cannot be avoided, we are prepared and do some of our best work in the courtroom.

By keeping a careful eye on the time we bill and the expenses we incur, we make sure that the fees we charge are in line with the results we achieve. In the end, we know that you are likely to be a long term client only if the work we do has a positive impact on your bottom line.

Experience and Reputation as Litigators

Our lawyers are courtroom advocates not merely paper litigators. We possess years of collective experience acting for plaintiffs and defendants in high-stakes disputes. Our strength lies in the intellect, creativity and tenacity of our lawyers in applying those traits to achieve great results for clients in serious matters. We are known for our advocacy and willingness to take on tough cases. We outthink and outflank our opponents and are always trial-ready. We are committed to pursuing aggressive and innovative approaches to your most challenging legal matters and are particularly attentive to the broader business, legal and public relations implications of the matters we handle. We have achieved exceptional results for individuals who are facing an investigation or charges, administrative proceedings and civil cases all at once. Our firm possesses the necessary experience and expertise required to effectively handle complex litigation on multiple fronts. Pradeep Chand with his criminal law related experience as both prosecutor and defence counsel is formidable who is ready and able to take on these difficult cases, protect their client’s interests and obtain the desired results. We are available around the clock to protect and advance your interests and look forward to serving you.

Why Work With Us

Commercial and Civil Litigation

Lawyer in Toronto

Civil and Commercial litigation has always been at the core of Chand & Co.'s practice. We have experience representing clients in a diverse range of business disputes. No matter the circumstances, our litigation lawyers possess the skills and expertise to achieve the best possible outcome for your business. Unlike other firms, we limit our engagements to a selective client base. This enables us to be extremely attentive to our clients’ needs and to personalize our interactions. We provide you with smart and clear advice from seasoned litigators to resolve your business disputes. We have the industry knowledge and skills to solve your litigation matter with the least cost and distraction to you. We are trial lawyers and problem solvers. Let us put our experience to work for you. The lawyers at Chand & Co. have extensive experience conducting commercial arbitrations for businesses and individuals
  • PRADEEP CHAND
    (Founding Partner)

Latest Articles

CHAND & CO. ANNOUNCEMENT Dear Loyal Clients and Friends of the Firm, We are excited to announce that we have two new members joining our team in the New Year: Lorne Fine and Noah Waisglass.
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CHAND & CO. ANNOUNCEMENT As a result of the thoughtful and generous donations from our clients and friends, we were able to exceed our fundraising goal and donate over $15,000 to the Daily Bread Food Bank
CERTIFICATES OF PENDING LITIGATION A Certificate of Pending Litigation (“CPL”) refers to a notice registered on title to a property signaling to the public that a proceeding has commenced, and a proprietary claim is at issue. This temporary shield protects a party’s interest in the land by delaying all financial transactions, such as the sale of the property, until a ruling is made.
THE RIGHT TO DISCONNECT; FIRST OF ITS KIND IN CANADA Bill 27, Working for Workers Act, 2021, Ontario’s new law on the right to disconnect, took effect on June 2, 2022, and this is what our civil litigation lawyer in Toronto has to say about it.