Family Law

Adel Afzal represents people who have separated from their partners and face issues like child support, parenting time/access, spousal support, equalization of net family property, etc.

Criminal Law

Adel Afzal defends people who are accused of assaults, sexual assaults, drug-related offences, etc. He investigates whether the accused person's Charter of Rights and Freedoms rights were respected in their interactions with police and seeks to exclude evidence or stay charges where rights were infringed. He searches for evidnece that the police may have missed works to retrieve evidence in an ethical manner.

Criminal law in the news:

Faulty Breathalyzers (35 min audio)

NYT investigation into Breath-Alcohol testers

Big brother expresses concern that encryption is a tool of child abusers

Faulty pediatric autopsies led to wrongful prosecutions


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About Adel Afzal

Adel Afzal practices criminal law and family law, and has represented clients for which issues in one case affect the other. He has defended criminal charges including drug/alcohol impaired driving, drugs, break-and-enters, sexual offences, etc. He has worked on family law cases that involve equalization of net family property, child support, spousal support, and matrimonial properties.

Adel spent his childhood in Xiao Tian Zhu Village (China) and Toronto, and offers service in Mandarin.

Contact Adel Afzal through the Simcoe County law office Syed and Associates.

Syed and Associates

Member, Law Society of Ontario

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CLA Criminal Lawyers' Association

FLAO Family Lawyers' Association

SCLASimcoe County Law Association

YRLAYork Region Law Association