Eva Janta


B.A., J.D. (CND), J.D (USA)

Eva Janta earned two law degrees from law schools in both Canada and the United States. She is a graduate of the University of Detroit Mercy, School of Law (Michigan) and Windsor Law School (Ontario).

Eva was Called to the Bar in Ontario in 2016 and she practices in family law and criminal defence at KPA Lawyers.

Eva has represented clients in Superior Court trials, Ontario Court trials, guilty pleas at both levels, bail hearings, and at the Court of Appeal.

Family Law

Eva’s family law practices includes divorce, separation, child custody and support, spousal support, division of net family property, disputes regarding matrimonial homes, etc.

Criminal Defence

She has defended clients with matters that range from simple matters, like thefts under $5000, to more serious matters, like sexual assault, aggravated assault, and importation of controlled substances.        


  • Call to the Bar: 2016
  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) – University of Windsor (Canada)
  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) – University of Detroit Mercy (USA)
  • B.A. – Queen’s University


  • Email: eva@kpalawyers.ca
  • Law Clerk: Megan Bartolo (megan@kpalawyers.ca)

Media & Links

Notable Cases

  • R. v. P and W
    Client was charged with armed robbery. Robbery caught on surveillance. Eva’s client was acquitted.
  • R. v. C
    Client failed to attend criminal trial. Eva obtained an acquittal for her client regarding the charge of failure to attend.
  • R. v. B
    Client charged with various domestic charges. Crown was seeking at least 5 years in jail. Eva convinced Crown to agree to time-served before completion of trial. Client was released.
  • R. v. C
    Client was charged with sexual assault. Eva got her client released during COVID with credit for time served waiting for trial.
  • R. v. A
    Client charged with assault and mischief. Eva obtained an absolute discharge for her client, which means that her client received no criminal record, no fine and no jail time. Client agreed to perform volunteer hours.

Please note that past results are not guarantees of specific outcomes for all cases. Eva’s case history is provided for illustrative purposes only to demonstrate her trusted competence as a criminal defence lawyer.