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michelle johal

Don’t take chances with your liberty, choose wisely.

Michelle Johal practices exclusively in the area of criminal law with a focus on drinking and driving-related charges, including 80 plus, impaired driving, and refusal, drug offences and domestic assault charges. Since 2005, she has helped people successfully navigate through the criminal justice system after they have been charged with a criminal offence.

Michelle attended the University of Toronto. She then attended Law School at Queen’s University at Kingston, a university renowned for its strong criminal law program. In 2005, she became an associate of a boutique criminal law firm where she worked for a number of years prior to opening her own practice.

Michelle is regarded as a leader in the field of Impaired driving law and has been called upon by the Law Society of Ontario to share her expertise in the area. In 2018, Michelle was a panelist at the Law Society of Ontario “Impaired and Over 80” program. In 2019, she was a panelist at the Six Minute Criminal Lawyer program at the Law Society of Ontario on the issue of Impairment by Cannabis and the new per se limits. At a destination Continuing Professional Development conference she was a panelist on Impaired Driving and provided participants with a primer of the new legislation in the area.

Michelle recently published an article in the Brampton Guardian regarding Bill C-46 (the new drinking and driving laws). Click here to read the article.

In 2019 Michelle was invited to speak as an expert on “The Agenda with Steve Paikin” regarding the Impaired driving problem in the Greater Toronto area.

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Today, Michelle has a proven track record of success. Click here to read more about her recent successes.

Are you facing a criminal change and need answers? Please call us.


If you require legal representation, call Criminal Lawyer Michelle Johal today at 416.824.3584 or fill out an online inquiry form. Someone will respond to your inquiry within 24 hours.



drinking and driving

domestic assault

theft & fraud

drug offences

youth court cases


Scarborough Office

1921 Eglinton Ave. E. unit 8A

Scarborough, Ontario M1L 2L6

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Michelle Johal Criminal Lawyer
1911 Eglinton Avenue. East, Unit 3B Scarborough, ON M1L 2L6
Phone: 416.824.3584 URL of Map