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Daanish Samadmoten Toronto Lawyer

Daanish Samadmoten

Associate Fasken
Early case assessment and cost predictability ensures dispute resolution is driven by business goals and budget constraints.
Language(s) English
Office(s) Toronto

Daanish Samadmoten is a member of the firm’s Privacy and Cybersecurity Group. Daanish frequently advises clients on various privacy and cybersecurity matters by providing practical and strategic advice in respect of privacy compliance, data breach incidents, and privacy litigation.

Daanish has assisted numerous clients in addressing privacy and cybersecurity incidents, including by advising clients about their legal obligations and litigation risks, reporting to privacy regulators, working with forensic and data management experts, and drafting external communications.

With considerable experience and an ongoing practice in the fields of commercial, civil, and administrative litigation, Daanish brings to bear key legal and litigation risk management considerations in relation to privacy and cybersecurity matters.

Daanish received his Juris Doctor from the University of Toronto and studied transnational law at the Center for Transnational Legal Studies in London, England. Prior to that, he received an Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree from McMaster University.

Daanish was called to the Ontario bar in 2015 and is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Bar Association, the South Asian Bar Association, the Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers, and the Canadian Muslim Lawyers Association.

  • Recognized as Ones to Watch in Privacy and Data Security Law in Toronto, The Best Lawyers in Canada 2022
  • Blake, Cassels, & Graydon Scholar Award, University of Toronto Faculty of Law 2011 to 2014
  • Internet Law Award, Center for Transnational Legal Studies, Centre for Transnational legal studies 2014
2011 to 2014 University of Toronto Faculty of Law Blake, Cassels, & Graydon Scholar Award
2014 Centre for Transnational legal studies Internet Law Award, Center for Transnational Legal Studies
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