Avi Baratz, B.A. (Hons.), CSC, LL.B.,
Barrister and Solicitor
Direct Telephone Line: 905-789-9007
Avi Baratz received his B.A. Honours from York University majoring in Philosophy and graduated Magna Cum Laude. He obtained his LL.B. at the University of Windsor. Mr. Baratz was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2005. He also completed the Canadian Securities Course (CSC). He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association, the Advocates’ Society, the Family Lawyers’ Association and the Criminal Lawyers’ Association. He is also sworn and enrolled as a Solicitor of the Ontario Court of Appeal for Ontario and the Superior Court of Justice.
Mr. Baratz has vast experience successfully representing accused persons charged with Criminal Code and quasi-criminal offences throughout Southern Ontario. Also, he has appeared and conducted jury trials at the Superior Court of Ontario. He has obtained not-guilty verdicts after hard-fought contested trials. Also he has successfully negotiated favourable resolutions countless times, resulting in withdrawals, stays or discharges.
Mr. Baratz has a keen interest in defending accused persons charged with financial related offences such as fraud and tax evasion. Mr. Baratz’s CSCcertification allows him to apply his knowledge of the financial marketplace when defending clients charged with related offences.
Mr. Baratz also has vast experience successfully representing parents who find themselves tangled up in family law disputes involving, divorce, custody, access and support. As well, he represents parents who find themselves involved with various children’s aid societies (CAS) across Southern Ontario. Mr. Baratz has successfully advocated for children to be returned home out of foster care and back with their parents. He has also negotiated and mediated many successful resolutions involving high conflict family law disputes.
Mr. Baratz has been practicing law for over 10 years. He is a no-nonsense advocate who leaves no stone unturned. He has the enthusiasm, skills and experience to handle your criminal or family case – no matter how simple or complex, trivial or serious.
Contact Mr. Baratz to schedule a free consultation.