Gerald Chan

Stockwoods LLP

77 King St W, Suite 4130, TD North Twr, PO Box 140, Toronto-Dominion Ctr
Toronto, ON M5K 1H1
Phone: (416) 593-1617
Fax: (416) 593-9345

Practises criminal, constitutional, and regulatory litigation. Defends all types of criminal and quasi-criminal cases, including white collar/regulatory matters (e.g., involving RCMP-IMET, Canada Border Services Agency, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Ministry of Labour). Represents lawyers before Law Society and is LawPRO preferred counsel. Counsel in 21 cases in the Supreme Court of Canada, including cases on digital privacy, cannabis, foreign corruption, and insider trading. Member of the Ontario Inmate Appeal Duty Counsel Program. Recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada and Benchmark Litigation. Awarded Lexpert Rising Star (2017), Precedent Setter (2012), and Osgoode Alumni Gold Key in the “One-to-Watch” category (2012). Co-editor of For the Defence. Co-author of Sentencing, 9th ed. (LexisNexis, 2017) and Digital Evidence: Practitioner’s Handbook (Emond, 2017). Co-editor of Digital Privacy: Criminal, Civil and Regulatory Litigation (LexisNexis, 2018). Faculty member of the National Criminal Law Program and U of T, Faculty of Law. Member of the Judicial Appointments Advisory Committee. Board member of the Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers. Clerked for Justice Abella at the Supreme Court of Canada and graduated co-gold medallist from Osgoode Hall Law School.

Year Called to the Bar:2007 (ON)
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