CRIMINAL DEFENCE FOR THE GREATER TORONTO AREA
Toronto criminal defence lawyer John Struthers has over 30 years of experience dealing with criminal law cases. He defends his clients against any and all criminal charges, from high-profile jury trials to standard bail hearings and everything in between. To learn more about the wide range of different practice areas he defends, select from the options below. If you’re in need of immediate legal counsel, it’s time to get off the internet and call or text 416.573.9068 without delay. Read more >>
WHAT “THEY” SAY ABOUT JOHN
“The go-to guy when the going gets rough.”
– John Lancaster, CBC’s The National
“One of the best lawyers in Toronto…”
– Alex Pierson, GlobalTV/Sun News
“… an enviable record of acquittals.”
– Christie Blatchford, Toronto-area journalist
In addition to being a practicing defence attorney, John is a regular commentator for a number of media outlets including CityTV, CBC, Global, CTV and the popular CanadaLand Commons podcast. Whether it’s about his latest case or his opinion on the current state of developing issues in criminal law across the nation, you can find a selection of media clippings here.
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John has had a long and storied legal career, from his beginnings at Osgoode Hall Law School and his first forays into the world of criminal law as an assistant Crown attorney to the establishment of his personal defence practice and subsequent successes in a variety of high-profile cases. As a previous director of the Criminal Lawyers Association at both the municipal and the provincial level, John’s experiences have given him a unique perspective on the current state of criminal law in Canada.
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