Solomon attended the Beth Israel College in Jerusalem, where he completed his Bachelor's degree in Talmudic Law and Philosophy, graduating with the highest academic distinction in 2006. Solomon thereafter attended the University of Ottawa, Faculty of Common Law, where he graduated, magna cum laude, in 2009. Upon graduation, he was selected to clerk at the Supreme Court of Canada for the Honourable Mr. Justice Morris Fish. He was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2010.
While at law school, Solomon was the recipient of the prize for the highest grade in the Advanced Criminal Procedure course. He also had the distinction of receiving the Law Society of Upper Canada Award for Outstanding Achievement in Legal Studies, the Osgoode Society Prize for Canadian Legal History and the Law Foundation of Ontario Award for academic excellence. In addition to obtaining the University of Ottawa Merit Scholarship for each of his years of study at law school, Solomon was also awarded the Catherine Helen Maclean Upper Year Award for his academic achievement and class standing.
Solomon has represented clients at all levels of court in Canada, including the Ontario Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada.
In addition to his work as a trial and appellate lawyer, Solomon is also a sessional professor at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law, Common Law Section, where he teaches a course in Advanced Criminal Trial Advocacy.
Solomon is also one of three lawyers behind the firm's Affordable Defence initiative.
Areas of Law
Criminal and regulatory litigation, gaming law, firearms law
Called to the Ontario Bar
LL.B., University of Ottawa
B.A., Beth Israel College
Criminal Lawyers' Association
Defence Counsel Association of Ottawa