We understand the overwhelming impact of criminal charges and strive to ensure that wherever possible, our clients are not burdened with the stigma of a criminal record
Laura Villani is an Associate at Schofield Macchia and Associates. She is a dedicated and resourceful Associate at the firm.
Ms. Villani attended Osgoode Hall Law School where she earned her J.D. degree and has been working in criminal law since she was called to the Bar in 2022.
Ms. Villani represents clients from a wide variety of backgrounds on a wide range of offences. She has appeared in court across a variety of jurisdictions in Ontario and her experience extends to both trial and appellate work, making her a versatile advocate for her clients.
Ms. Villani firmly believes in access to justice and in particular, easy access to legal information. While at Osgoode, she was part of the Pro Bono Students Canada podcast, where she produced episodes which discussed legal concepts in plain language.
Ms. Villani strives to be a trusted resource for clients and a valuable contributor to the criminal defence bar.