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PHYSIOTHERAPIST DEFENCE LAWYERS

Experienced Physiotherapist Defence Lawyers Based in Toronto. Servicing Medical Professionals across Ontario.

If you have been notified by the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario that you are the subject of a complaint, report, investigation, or disciplinary hearing, contact Damien Frost & Associates LLP.

Complaints to the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario

If an individual or organization complains about your practice to the College, you have the right to receive a copy of the complaint, as well as any other information that was submitted to the College.

You also have the right to respond to the complaint by providing submissions to the College. A lawyer will ensure that the response sets out a full defence on your behalf and that it will not be used against you in any future proceedings.

Investigations by the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario

The College of Physiotherapists of Ontario may investigate you if you have been the subject of a complaint, but can also do so if they have received any report about your practice.

A lawyer will assist you by advising you of your rights and responsibilities once you have been notified that you are under investigation.

You also have the right to receive the Report of Investigation and respond to it. A lawyer will provide that response on your behalf in order to make sure that you obtain the best outcome possible and to make sure that your response is not used against you in the future.

The Discipline Committee of the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario

If you receive a Notice of Hearing from the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario, your matter has been referred to the Discipline Committee. You have a right to a hearing at the Discipline Committee which is similar to a trial.

The Discipline Committee has the power to order you to pay money, suspend or revoke your certificate of registration, or place terms and conditions on your certificate of registration. Any outcome at the Discipline Committee is made public.

Contact Damien Frost & Associates LLP today to speak to a lawyer with experience representing clients at the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.

 

I was accused by my former employer of interfering and damaging their computer systems. I was charged under the Criminal Code for mischief, unauthorized access and destruction of data, which was a very scary, stressful, and upsetting experience. I thought that my world was over and all the hard work I had done in my life was coming to an end. Mr. Frost's initial consultation (which was no obligation and free of charge) helped a lot to calm my nerves and comfort me and my family in trying times. His team was very understanding, sympathetic, concerned and supporting, she always took my frantic phone calls with calmness and assurance and helped me understand the progress of my case clearly. At every step, I received sound professional advice. At the end of the case, the charges were dropped. As a result, I do not have a criminal record, my reputation is intact, and my current job is still secure. Words cannot truly express my gratitude for having such amazing lawyers. From explaining the terminology used in court, to sitting with me outside the court room when I couldn't hold back my tears, they stood by my side. Thank you for exceeding my expectations, and then some.

J.S.

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