Toronto Criminal Lawyer that Speaks Your Language

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Adler Bytensky Prutschi Shikhman is a boutique criminal law firm committed to assisting clients with all types of criminal litigation matters.


Our partners are known as some of the brightest in the Toronto legal community. Read about how we practice criminal defence law.


One of our lawyers will walk you through what you can expect from the court process & patiently answer all of your questions.


We often get asked these questions from those seeking legal counsel – perhaps reading this page can help you before calling us.

“Bad things can happen to good people, We are your best criminal defence.”

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Since 1975, our criminal law firm has garnered an international reputation for expertise in Canadian criminal litigation and successfully handling high-profile criminal cases. On a consistent basis, an ABPS Toronto criminal lawyer is counted on by national and local media to discuss and simplify captivating legal cases & legislation.

Tenacious Advocacy

We tirelessly dedicate all of our considerable resources to our clients’ case & passionately fighting for your rights. Our Toronto criminal lawyer have effectively persuaded the State to reduce sentences, dismiss pending charges and, most importantly, have been regularly successful in winning acquittals.

Strong Network

We’ve fostered an empowering network of legal & related professionals that has been nurtured for 35+ years. With care, we’ve cultivated these connections so the powerful forces of the State are neutralized. Our in-house network of a criminal lawyer Toronto have strategized & shares resources to give you the strongest case.

Boutique Law Firm

As a boutique law firm, we represent individuals and corporations at all levels of a criminal prosecution & investigation. Unlike other law firms who venture into other legal fields, we focus on one practice area so we can provide a level of depth and experience that is unmatched in the industry: a criminal lawyer Toronto is on standby.


Leo Adler

Criminal Lawyer & Partner | Toronto

Boris Bytensky

Criminal Lawyer & Partner | Toronto

Edward Prutschi

Criminal Lawyer & Partner | Toronto

Sonya Shikhman

Criminal Lawyer & Partner | Toronto