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Arun S. Maini, lawyer and founder of The Defence Group, has practised criminal law since 1995. He’s a graduate of the University of Toronto and Dalhousie University Law School. After completing his articles at a Bay St. law firm, Mr. Maini joined the federal Department of Justice as a prosecutor of drug trafficking, tax evasion, and immigration fraud cases in Toronto, Brampton and Vancouver. In 1999, Mr. Maini transferred to the provincial Crown attorney’s office in Brampton, where he prosecuted a wide range of criminal offences, from theft to murder. In 2003, Mr. Maini left the government to establish The Defence Group. Mr. Maini handles all criminal offences and regulatory prosecutions.

Over more than 25 years as a criminal lawyer, Mr. Maini has prosecuted and defended hundreds of criminal cases, and has extensive jury trial experience. Mr. Maini has also lectured at The Advocates’ Society and has taught advocacy at the Law Society and Osgoode Hall Law School’s Intensive Trial Advocacy program. Maini appears occasionally in the media to comment on criminal law – see examples from the CBC, the Toronto Star, and the National Post.

You Have a Right to Speak to a Lawyer. What Does That Mean?

You Have a Right to Speak to a Lawyer. What Does That Mean?

Posted By on 30-05-2019

When I am arrested, who can I call? What does it mean to get my “one phone call”? How soon can I make that call? Can I use my own cellphone? READ MORE

A Lawyer’s Withdrawal from Criminal Proceedings

A Lawyer’s Withdrawal from Criminal Proceedings

Posted By on 13-02-2019

Four civilians accused of defrauding the military in the amount of $1.3 million are looming close to their trial date scheduled for May 2019. READ MORE

The Three Stages of a Criminal Case

The Three Stages of a Criminal Case

Posted By on 15-08-2017

There are three stages to a criminal case: the Analysis; the Negotiation; and, if necessary, the Trial. READ MORE

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