Criminal Defence Counsel
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Jason Au obtained his Juris Doctorate degree from Queen’s University Faculty of Law in 2014 and was called to the Bar in Ontario in 2015. Prior to attending law school, Jason completed his Bachelor of Arts (Honours) at York University. He majored in Law and Society.
Jason completed his articles with a prominent criminal defence firm in Toronto where he also worked as an associate before joining Caramanna Friedberg LLP.
Jason has experience dealing with matters in both the Ontario Court of Justice and the Superior Court of Justice. Jason has assisted senior counsel with various matters including but not limited to: gun/drug possession; operation over 80/while impaired; and prostitution related charges.
While attending Queen’s Faculty of Law, Jason was a student member of the Correctional Law Project, a Legal Aid clinic that assists federal inmates with National Parole Board hearings, institutional disciplinary court hearings and appeals.
While attending Queen’s Faculty of Law, Jason was also a volunteer, summer student caseworker and group leader for Queen’s Legal Aid. He received the Dan Soberman Award, Robinson-Ryan Award and Queen’s Legal Aid Staff award for his file work and commitment at Queen’s Legal Aid.
Jason is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Criminal Lawyers’ Association and the Toronto Lawyers’ Association.