Boris Bytensky B.A. LL.B.

LL.B, Osgoode Hall

Criminal Lawyers Association


Building a successful legal practice means building a highly effective team, one where each member brings their unique talents, education, experience, and ability to the table. The Law Firm of Adler Bytensky Prutschi Shikhman is made up of experienced criminal defence lawyers committed to providing the best possible defence to every one of their clients.

Boris Bytensky: Experience, Professionalism, and Service

Boris Bytensky was called to the Bar in 1993 after receiving his law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School and working for a time in private practice. He has garnered an impressive background of experience conducting criminal trials at all levels of the Ontario Court system. His primary focus is criminal defence, but he has also provided assistance to numerous victims of crime as well as trial witnesses in third party proceedings. He has also served as a prosecutor on behalf of the Ministry of the Attorney General.

Mr. Bytensky serves as adjunct professor at Osgoode Law School, and he is a guest lecturer and placement mentor for their Intensive Programme in Criminal Law. He is also a member of the Provincial Justice on Target Expert Advisory Committee on Bail, and a long-standing member of the Ontario Criminal Lawyers Association. His tenure with the CLA has included two terms serving on the executive board, and he is currently a Toronto Director and member of the Governing Body.

Mr. Bytensky also has a number of media appearances to his credit, both in television and print, regarding many of his high-profile cases; he is also regularly called upon to provide insight and commentary on other cases that are being covered by the Canadian press. He has served three terms as President of the Downsview Community Legal Services legal aid clinic, and has been a guest speaker for Ontario’s Duty Counsel Lawyers, the Hamilton Criminal Lawyers Association, as well as several divisions of the Toronto Police Service and numerous high schools throughout the province.

Adler Bytensky Prutschi Shikhman: Criminal Defence Lawyers On Your Side

The Law Firm of Adler Bytensky Prutschi Shikhman is committed to providing the highest standards of legal defence for individuals and corporations charged with criminal offences. This formidable team of lawyers has decades of combined experience in all areas of criminal law, including conducting trials and arguing cases at all levels of court in Ontario as well as before the Supreme Court of Canada. They also provide legal assistance to other lawyers and firms in a variety of legal fields, such as immigration or family law, when those matters cross the line into the criminal arena.

The firm has established a reputation within the Ontario court system for its commitment to justice and unswerving dedication to professionalism. For a free initial telephone consultation, contact Adler Bytensky Prutschi Shikhman at 5000 Yonge St, Suite 1708, Toronto ON M2N 7E9, or by calling (647) 931-5828.