Lions at your side

Civil, Criminal and Regulatory Litigation


  • 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
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Latest Articles

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.
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PRIVACY IMPACT ASSESSMENTS – FOR PRIVATE SECTOR BUSINESSES Being more privacy cognizant as a private sector corporation has been proven to be fruitful and increase the likelihood for success of your business.
CONDOMINIUM AUTHORITY TRIBUNAL EXPANSION: HOW WILL IT AFFECT DIRECTORS? Whether the matter concerns unreasonable requests, difficult tenants, or condominium records, we are well equipped to defend your interests and provide results.
TAMIL HERITAGE MONTH – CHAND & CO. INITIATIVE 10 years after the passing of Bill 111, Tamil Heritage Month Act in the Ontario Legislature, it is still evident that Tamil Canadians have overcome tremendous obstacles and have made significant contributions to the growth and prosperity of Ontario.
CHAND & CO. ANNOUNCEMENT Chand & Co. is thrilled to announce that our first annual Holiday Toy Drive was a monumental success.
CHAND & CO. SALVATION ARMY TOY DRIVE Starting this Monday December 6, 2021, Chand & Co. is holding a toy drive to help support local families over the holidays through the annual Salvation Army Toy Drive.
THE LAWYERS AT CHAND & CO. ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE WITHDRAWAL OF ALL CHARGES The lawyers at Chand & Co. are pleased to announce the withdrawal of all charges laid by the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services against Utilebill Credit Corporation (“UCC”) under the Consumer Protection Act.
CHAND & CO. TO SPONSOR THE MEADOWVALE MINOR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION Chand & Co. is excited to announce that we will be a proud sponsor of the Meadowvale Minor Hockey Association. Chand & Co. is proud to connect with our community and assist in providing a positive environment to promote teamwork, sportsmanship and healthy competition.
BUILDER CODE OF ETHICS On July 1, 2021, the provincial government introduced O. Reg. 245/21: Code of Ethics and Discipline and Appeals Committee (the “Code of Ethics”) made under the New Home Construction Licensing Act (the “Act”). The Code of Ethics not only establishes standards expected of registered builders, but also disciplinary mechanisms to enforce compliance with these standards.