Shantona Chaudhury is a partner at Pape Chaudhury honoured to be recognized as Canada’s leading lawyer
Shantona Chaudhury is a partner at Pape Barristers. In less than eight years, she has appeared in 30 reported cases (including 23 at the Ontario Court of Appeal and one at the Supreme Court of Canada). She is Co-Executive Director of the Supreme Court Advocacy Institute, a national non-profit providing pro bono advocacy training to counsel appearing before the SCC through moot sessions with a panel of distinguished advocates. Chaudhury is also actively involved in Pro Bono Ontario: participating in Law Help Ontario; as amicus curiae for civil motions at the ONCA, SCC Leave to Appeal Assistance Program. Pape Barristers is a counsel practice and thus visibility before the profession is critical. To this end, Chaudhury puts enormous effort into speaking and publishing. She speaks at half a dozen CLEs or more each year and is a judge at the Laskin Moot.