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Toronto Criminal Defence Lawyers

Legal decisions can be difficult and complicated, which is why it’s crucial to take an informed approach. Count on us to guide you in every step of the process.


Toronto Criminal Defence Lawyers

Legal decisions can be difficult and complicated, which is why it’s crucial to take an informed approach. Count on us to guide you in every step of the process.

Toronto Criminal Defence Lawyers - Zamani Law

Why Choose Zamani Law

Criminal allegations are no mere charges to navigate. They are wrapped in uncertainties and, without proper legal counsel, you may end up facing severe penalties for false or exaggerated criminal charges. Zamani Law is a criminal defence firm in Toronto that provides legal representation to persons facing criminal allegations. Our firm’s priority is to protect your rights and expeditiously attain the most reasonable resolution or withdrawal of the charges laid against you. If you’re faced with any criminal charges, contact Zamani Law for a free initial consultation with one of our lawyers. They’ll assess your case and advise on the best way to move forward.

All-inclusive Criminal Defence Services

Zamani Law was established to defend the rights, reputation, and liberty of individuals accused of perpetrating criminal acts. Whether you’re facing driving, assault, robbery, drug, weapon, sexual, fraud, or young offenders’ charges, our highly experienced lawyers can defend you.

Experienced Criminal Defence Lawyers

Zamani Law comprises a highly experienced team of criminal defence lawyers and legal professionals. The team is led by Farid Zamani, a criminal defence lawyer called to the Bar in 2018. Farid is well-versed in criminal law, as he has successfully litigated many criminal cases throughout the Ontario courts. He works with highly-experienced lawyers, paralegals, and other legal professionals committed to achieving the best results in every case.


Criminal cases are different, and a one-strategy-beats-all approach never yields exemplary results. Every case, no matter how similar it may look to a past case, has its own set of circumstances that make it unique. Having dealt with vast criminal cases, Zamani law understands this, which is why we thoroughly investigate each case and tailor an innovative defence strategy that will lead to the best possible results.

Our Clients
Come First

At Zamani Law, protecting our clients’ interests and rights is our primary goal. This is because we understand the confusion and fear that arises when faced with a criminal charge, and the only way to have some peace of mind is in knowing that there’s someone ready to fight for your rights. As our client, we take you through your entire case, explaining what you’re facing and what to expect. We also take you through our defence strategy, detailing how we intend to protect you as we challenge the charges against you. Our team is committed to your criminal case, and we never give up the fight until we achieve the best results possible.

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Toronto’s Best Reviewed Criminal Defence Lawyer

Zamani Law has earned a Toronto-wide reputation as a firm with exceptional criminal defence lawyers in the city. This is thanks to our dedication to clients, expertise and experience in criminal law, and creative defence strategies that yield excellent results. Our reputation is backed by great success in criminal cases and reviews from the clients we have defended.

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When arrested for criminal offences, in most cases, you’re incarcerated. To determine whether you’ll be released or remain incarcerated pending your trial, a bail hearing is held. This is an integral part of any criminal case as a win builds a particular perception to the Crown, your family, and the public, and makes it easier to work on your case with your attorney.

At Zamani Law, we have successfully conducted a ton of bail hearings and other bail matters, including bail review and bail variations. We are experienced in all bail issues, and we are a call away to help you or your loved one.

Arms on the face, with a handcuffs on the hands

Violence within a domestic setting, for example, between couples, parent and child, or common-law partners, is treated differently from other forms of violence. These charges carry serious fines, jail time, and even a criminal record, among other unseen consequences.

To alleviate or withdraw the domestic violence charges against you, you should acquire the services of a highly-experienced criminal defence attorney in Toronto. Zamani Law has exceptionally represented many individuals accused of perpetrating domestic violence, and they can help you or your loved one. Get in touch with our lawyers for a free, no-obligation consultation.


The youths are Canada’s future, which is why the justice system treats them differently when charged with a criminal offence. The Youth Criminal Justice Act is used to investigate and prosecute most youths with a criminal case. Although the act encompasses all the criminal acts in the Canadian Criminal Code, it issues special rules, including shorter sentences, reprimands, and extrajudicial measures. It also emphasizes the importance of rehabilitation, monitoring, and reintegration of youths into society.

Zamani Law are well-versed with the Youth Criminal Justice Act, and they help persons charged with youth offences mitigate the charges. Don’t risk the best years of your child’s life! Retain an experienced layer.

Whiskey with car keys and handcuffs concept for drinking and driving

Driving offences, including DUI, drugged driving, refusal to take a breath sample, dangerous driving, “over 80”, and driving while prohibited or suspended, are classified as criminal acts under the Canadian Criminal code. They’re taken very seriously by the Crown and carry severe consequences, including mandatory minimum sentences when found guilty. Therefore, it’s vital to retain a highly-experienced driving offences defence lawyer in Toronto.

Zamani Law has defended many clients facing driving crimes and helped them alleviate the charges against them to achieve better results. Book your free consultation today for exceptional legal representation.

A man in handcuffs detained the transportation of drugs.

Drug charges range from possession, importation, trafficking, possession with intent to distribute, and production of illegal drugs, among other offences. Any drug-related charge is strictly investigated and prosecuted by the Crown. Although the consequences depend on the nature of the case laid against you, they are often severe, including lengthy incarcerations and tough criminal sanctions. Because of the high risks associated with drug crimes, it’s in your best interest to enlist the services of an experienced criminal defence lawyer in Toronto with the requisite expertise to defend you.

Zamani Law has represented many clients facing different categories of drug-related charges, and they can help you or your loved one when in such a predicament.


An assault is the application of force on another individual without their consent, with or without a weapon. On the other hand, threats are actions or words that indicate an intent to use force or violence on another person. Assaults are classified into different categories, including common assaults, assault with a weapon, assault causing bodily harm, and more, each carrying varying penalties.

When you or someone you know are facing assault or threat charges, it’s advisable to get exceptional legal representation. Contact our lawyers, and they’ll protect your rights as they fight against the charges laid against you.


Weapon-related offences, such as careless use of a weapon, pointing a weapon, possession of restricted firearms, carrying a concealed weapon, and trafficking of weapons, have hefty consequences and can dent the rest of your life, especially if you’re classified as a dangerous offender. If you or your loved one face weapons charges, it’s paramount to work with an experienced lawyer to protect your rights and liberty. Zamani Law is well-acquitted with weapon charges as we have handled cases surrounding practically every category. Contact us to work with exceptional criminal defence lawyers in Toronto.


In the Canadian Criminal Code, theft and fraud comprise a wide range of criminal activities categorized into circumstances and sophistication of the acts. They entail the acquisition of property through devious means from an individual, group, or the public. Both offences are categorized into two: theft or fraud of under $5000, which carries a maximum penalty of 2 years in jail, and theft or fraud of over $5000, which has a maximum sentence of 10 years in jail for theft, and 14 years for fraud.

The finding of guilt on theft or fraud offences pose serious life repercussions, even if no jail time is served. If such charges are raised against you, contact experienced fraud and theft defence lawyers in Toronto.

detained criminal in handcuffs

As per the Criminal Code of Canada, one can be charged with human trafficking if they recruit, transport, receive, transfer, conceal, or harbour a person; or exercise control, direction, or influence over a person’s movement to exploit them or facilitate their exploitation. Such charges carry onerous penalties, including minimum mandatory sentences and life imprisonment.

To deal with such charges, Zamani Law investigates all the aspects of your case and mounts an aggressive defence strategy to help mitigate or lead to the withdrawal of the accusations.

View of sexual harassment in the office

Sexual assault encompasses many sexually-related acts that can range from unsolicited sexual touching to rape. These are some of the most serious crimes, and they carry severe penalties, including the registration on sexual offenders’ lists, permanent criminal records, and lengthy jail times. Even if one is not found guilty, they can face stigmatization within the community. With such high risks and case complexities, retaining an experienced sexual assault defence lawyer with in-depth knowledge of the law surrounding sexual offences is indispensable.

Contact us today to speak with one of our experienced criminal defence lawyers in Toronto.

robber violation property with a mask

Robbery is the use of, or threats to use, force or violence to steal or attempt to steal property from an individual or a premise. Whether a weapon was used or not, it’s still regarded as robbery. As one of the most violent crimes, the Crown takes these allegations seriously and may seek to keep you in custody pending trial. Robbery charges have severe consequences, including mandatory incarcerations when a weapon, or an imitation of one, was used.

The lawyers at Zamani Law have years of experience defending clients facing robbery charges in Toronto. Reach out to us, and we will develop a strategy to combat the charges against you.

Handcuffed Criminal

This is the intentional destruction of property, or rendering it useless, dangerous, or ineffective. Even if it’s your property, you can still be charged, depending on the circumstances. For example, if you only partially own the property or damage it for fraudulent reasons. The penalties for mischief crimes vary depending on the act and the damaged property.

If you, or someone you know, are charged with mischief, contact our criminal defence attorneys in Toronto for legal representation.

Meet Farid Zamani

Passion to Protect

Need a hard-working, detail-oriented, and reliable criminal defense lawyer? Consider working with us at Zamani Law. Led by ambitious and exceptionally capable lawyers, Zamani Law promises a solid and skillful defense effort. The firm’s values emphasize professionalism and empathy, which are used to provide defendants facing criminal and regulatory offenses with outstanding legal counsel and representation. Boasting of lawyers well-versed in criminal litigation, Zamani Law’s purpose of existence is to provide the best service and experience to clients who require our assistance. By working tirelessly towards achieving a client’s goals, we strive hard to provide the best criminal defense and representation. Our passion to protect the rights of clients arises from the humanitarian spirit of our founder, who has worked extensively for the community and as the co- founder of Children without Borders. If you or someone you love needs assistance with criminal or regulatory offenses, contact us for the best counsel.  

The Toronto Criminal Defence Lawyer

Farid Zamani, an exceptionally skilled and motivated criminal defence lawyer, is the founder of Zamani Law. He studied at Buckingham Law School in the United Kingdom, where he earned his law degree. He was called to the Bar in Toronto in 2018. He is highly experienced in criminal litigations, having served as an associate in a reputable law firm in Toronto.

Farid Zamani


What type of law does Zamani Law deal with?

Zamani Law handles all kinds of criminal charges, extradition matters, professional discipline matters, controlled drugs and substances act matters, as well as prosecutions under the occupational health and safety act, environmental protection act and other statutes.

Who will work on my case? Are they experienced?

We have a passion to protect and we make the legal process understandable.

Farid Zamani, the founding partner, was called to the Bar in 2018. Farid works closely with Bruce Daley, the firm’s senior partner, who was called to the Bar in 1981. Farid and Bruce have extensive experience in defending all criminal charges and Bruce has appeared in almost every Ontario Court of Justice in the Province of Ontario. The team at Zamani Law has the experience you need.

Is Zamani Law a criminal defence firm only?

Experience in a given area of law is essential. Experience means not only knowing the law, but also knowing the locality where the charges are being prosecuted, as well as the judges and prosecutors themselves. Zamani Law is a defence practice only. We defend all criminal and regulatory charges.



Mr. Zamani provided me with his legal assistance in a hard confusing situation , he is such a proficient eloquent, knowledgable and tactful lawyer who can elaborate and explain the available legal options in complete honesty , i was being updated on my case on a daily badis , never was left in the dark about my situation, i do appreciate the assistance he provided me with that comletely settled my case.



Farid Zamani is a very articulate hard working lawyer. He has the best heart and work tirelessly to help his client. He communicates well at every step of the process and keep you informed, which made the actual process less stressful. He has your interest at heart and try to make the process as less painful as possible. Thank you for all the hard work and explanation of the case.


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