A. Scott Reid
A. Scott Reid graduated from the University of Guelph with an Honours Bachelor of Science. He then attended the University of Victoria Faculty of Law where he obtained his law degree with an emphasis in criminal law.
After his call to the Bar, Mr. Reid began practising exclusively in criminal defence at a large firm in downtown Toronto. After eight years, Mr. Reid opened his own criminal defence practice outside the Greater Toronto Area but returned to Toronto and joined Edward H. Royle & Partners LLP.
In the course of his career, Mr. Reid has defended all manner of cases including murder, manslaughter, aggravated assault, aggravated sexual assault (HIV exposure), robbery, drug trafficking, firearms and gang-related offences, and perjury.
Mr. Reid takes a vigorous and creative approach to defending all of his clients’ interests and has extensive experience in successful Charter of Rights litigation.
Mr. Reid’s notable reported cases include: