Caramanna, Friedberg LLP is a leading criminal defence law firm located in Toronto, Ontario. The firm specializes in providing expert legal advice and protecting the rights of individuals facing criminal and quasi-criminal charges in the Ontario courts.
The firm's lawyers have extensive experience in the field of criminal law and have successfully defended persons charged with every type of criminal offence.
Skillful representation is provided from the earliest stages of the criminal process through to trial, with an emphasis on client service, professionalism, and zealous advocacy. Every case receives special attention and every available resource is utilized in order to ensure positive results for the client. Counsel's combination of knowledge, experience, and dedication provide for the highest quality legal representation possible.
Name: Matthew A. Friedberg, B.A., LL.B. (Partner)
He graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1995
He graduated from York University with a degree in Philosophy
Has been a criminal defence lawyer his entire career
He has successfully represented thousands of clients charged with every type of criminal offence at every level of court in Ontario
He has had particular success defending persons charged with Homicide, Sexual Assault, Domestic Assault, Drug and Firearms offences
He was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1997
He worked in another criminal defence law firm in Toronto as an associate before starting Caramanna, Friedberg LLP in 2002
He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Criminal Lawyers' Association, and the Toronto Lawyers' Association
He has a history of participation with the Canadian Bar Association and Law Society of Upper Canada mentor program and regularly mentors junior lawyers in the area of criminal law
Graduation with Distinction (York, 1996), Dean's Honour Roll (York, 1996), Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt Prize in Labour Law (Osgoode, 1995), McGill Dean's List (McGill, 1992), McGill Faculty Scholar (McGill 1991), James McGill Scholarship (McGill, 1991)