Shantona Chaudhury

Pape Chaudhury LLP

150 York St, Suite 1701
Toronto, ON M5H 3S5
Phone: (416) 364-8794
Fax: (416) 364-8855

Shantona co-founded Pape Chaudhury in 2018. Her practice includes commercial litigation, class actions, torts, professional discipline, professional negligence, administrative, constitutional, and public international law. She has been counsel in over 30 cases at the Ontario Court of Appeal and has successfully argued at the Supreme Court of Canada. She also appears before the Superior Court, the Federal Court, and administrative tribunals. Shantona is ranked in Chambers Canada, Lexpert®, Best Lawyers, and Benchmark. Lexpert named her a ‘Rising Star’ in 2017. Chambers describes her thus: “Shantona Chaudhury has a rising profile in the legal community... Her performance earns her respect, as sources note that ‘the judges rave about her’” (2019). “Peers describe her as an ‘outstanding’ litigator and a ‘force to be reckoned with’” (2018). “One peer noted: ‘She is fantastic. She is one of the smartest lawyers out there right now.’ Clients describe her as a ‘brilliant advocate’” (2017). Shantona is Co-executive Director of the Supreme Court Advocacy Institute, a national organization offering advocacy training to counsel appearing before the SCC. She is a former law clerk to Justice Binnie. Shantona is fluently bilingual (English/French) and is called to the Bar in Ontario and Québec.

Year Called to the Bar:2007 (ON)
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Consistently Recommended
Litigation - Corporate Commercial
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Class Actions