Toronto Bail Lawyers

Toronto Area Bail Counsel

At Neuberger & Partners LLP, our Toronto bail lawyers work with clients at all phases of the criminal process, including helping those accused of a crime and their families take care of complex bail issues. Since 1993, our lawyers have served clients throughout the Greater Toronto Area and across Ontario.

We provide highly experienced and results-focused counsel, backed by a reputation for proven results.* Our professionals can represent you at bail hearings, seek to reverse a denial of bail and negotiate bail agreements.

Emergency Bail Hearing Representation

Bail hearings are often scheduled quickly, with little time to get the help and information you need. Our criminal defence lawyers are available 24 hours a day to assist with bail hearings. Experienced with all aspects of criminal law, we can answer your questions, explain your options and help you throughout the criminal process.

Handling all Bail-Related Issues

Our firm provides formidable representation for clients facing a wide range of legal issues. We handle all aspects of major bail issues:

  • Bail hearings Our counsel can represent clients in bail hearings to work toward the most effective and beneficial terms possible. With extensive experience handling complex bail issues for high-profile clients, we have the resources, knowledge and approach to be effective for you.
  • Bail variations Often people are so anxious to get out of jail that they agree to bail terms that are unworkable or unsustainable. If you have been released on bail but under terms that involve burdensome curfew or living restrictions living with surety discuss your options with our office.
  • Bail review If you have been denied bail, you need to discuss your options for appealing that decision with an experienced bail lawyer. Particularly if you suspect you were not properly represented in your original bail hearing, we can help you request a bail appeal or detention review.

Talk With Experienced Bail Hearings Solicitors Serving Ontario

If you or someone you love has been arrested and needs knowledgeable guidance for a bail issue, our firm has the experience and resources to construct a strategy built around your needs. Call 416-364-3111 or contact us online today to discuss your options.

Past results are not necessarily indicative of future results and that the amount recovered and other litigation outcomes will vary according to the facts in individual cases.

CONTACT INFORMATION

1392 Eglinton Avenue West
Toronto, ON M6C 2E4
Fax (416) 364-3271

COVID-19 UPDATE

On behalf of Neuberger & Partners LLP posted in COVID-19 on Tuesday March 17, 2020.

At Neuberger and Partners, we are monitoring the COVID-19 situation and have implemented safety measures to ensure the safety of our clients and staff. Our priority is and always will be the health, well-being and safety of our staff, clients and colleagues.

We have put in place various measures to prevent and minimize the impact of COVID-19:

  • In addition to standard hand-washing habits, our staff are washing hands before and after every client interaction;
  • All individuals entering our office will be required to use our hand sanitizer to ensure the safety of our other clients and staff;
  • Regular disinfecting of our offices, public areas, meeting rooms and board rooms as well as increasing the frequency of disinfection of higher-traffic surface areas;
  • If a lawyer or client who has a scheduled meeting is feeling unwell, they will be strongly encouraged to stay home;
  • For the time being, we will avoid greeting clients and colleagues with our usual handshakes;
  • We will make every effort to ensure our firm will be stocked up with extra tissue and alcohol-based hand sanitizer; and
  • We will monitor and stay informed from the Government of Canada and World Health Organization for facts as they become available. We will ensure all staff and team members are educated on symptoms and are well informed on prevention and best practices.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Will the firm still run if there are closures?

  • We are committed to assisting our clients. We remain open to assist our clients at this time (following aforementioned standards for health and safety). For clients who wish to communicate with our firm virtually, we have the technology for virtual meetings and are able to respond to the needs of our clients in a manner best to protect our staff and clients’ health.

Are staff and lawyers set up to work virtually?

  • All lawyers and staff are set up to work virtually and continue to assist clients and one another remotely. All lawyers are available via telephone, email and virtual video conferencing.

What is the court situation? How will we deal with court closures?

  • At this time, the Superior Court of Justice is closed from March 17, 2020 to June 1, 2020 – unless a judge orders otherwise.
    If you have a March matter, your matter will be postponed to June 2, 2020.
    April matters will be postponed to June 3, 2020 and May matters will be pushed to June 4, 2020.
  • Similarly, the Ontario Court of Justice will be closed for 10 weeks for all out of custody matters in criminal practice court. In custody matters will still be addressed. It is unclear if out of custody matters such as trials or preliminary hearings will continue since the courts have left this decision to the discretion of the judges. However, Bail courts will remain open for the time being.
  • The Court of Appeal for Ontario has suspended all scheduled appeals until April 3, 2020. But we are still able to file materials and apply for urgent appeals to be heard.
  • We will advise clients by email of their next Court date.

How can payments be made?

  • Payments can be made via e-transfer and visa payments can be made over the phone.

If I have to deliver something to my lawyer, how shall I go about it?

  • For clients who wish to drop off documents but do not wish to come in contact with any one at the firm, you are encouraged to drop them off in our mail slot in front of our office.

We will be open and available for any questions, comments or concerns. Please call (416) 364-3111 for any further information.

Stay safe and healthy,

Joseph Neuberger