Joshua Halpern completed the combined JD/MBA program at Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business in Toronto. Both legal service providers frequently travel to all corners of Ontario and the Greater Toronto Area to appear in court for their clients.
Gerald Shapiro is the principal of Shapiro Halpern Law Criminal Law & Traffic Offences Toronto. He graduated from Concordia University with a BA in Sociology and Criminology. He later earned his Paralegal Diploma at Seneca College in Toronto. As a mature individual with a profound understanding of the law, Gerald has earned an excellent reputation for his service and expertise. In addition to providing legal services, he is a lecturer at the Faculty of Continuing Education at Seneca College in the department of International Business. A certified paralegal by the Law Society of Ontario.
Being charged with a criminal offence can have life-altering consequences that can have an impact on your freedom, your reputation and your ability to earn a living. An effective criminal defence can mean the difference between a prison sentence and a reduced or dismissed charge.
Traffic tickets – from speeding to careless driving to disobeying a stop sign – can impact your driving freedom. These and other traffic tickets result in demerit points, licence suspensions, hefty fines and even jail time. On top of that, they can dramatically raise your insurance rates or make you uninsurable.
The lawyers at Shapiro Halpern Law are experienced in defending driving offences, impaired driving, fraud and theft offences, drug offences, crimes of violence including domestic violence, assault, sexual assault and all other criminal charges.
Shapiro Halpern Law also have extensive understanding of civil litigation, customs and border seizures, and record suspensions. Our wide-range of practice areas and legal knowledge makes the criminal & traffic ticket lawyers at Shapiro Halpern Law well suited to defend any criminal or traffic ticket charge you may have.