We advocate for dental hygienists. No matter how prickly the situation.

We assist registered dental hygienists with complaints, investigations, and discipline proceedings before the College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario (CDHO).

Carina Lentsch has practiced health law for over a decade and routinely helps dental hygienists navigate the investigation and discipline process at the College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario (CDHO).

She and her team understand that mistakes can happen and knows how to respond to false allegations.

We take pride in treating all clients with empathy and respect and are dedicated to help you navigate the CDHO process confidently to achieve the best possible outcome.

We defend dental hygienists against all types of allegations of professional misconduct or incompetence, including:

  • Breaches of professional standards

  • Privacy and confidentiality breaches

  • Billing and fraud allegations
  • Boundary violations and sexual abuse
Carina helps all Ontario registered dental hygienists (RDH and RRHD), whether you have available professional liability insurance coverage or not.

Why choose us?


Before launching her own firm, Carina worked for a large national firm and boutique litigation firms in Toronto and learned from leading lawyers in the field.


Carina has been a trusted counsel to many professionals, public organizations, as well as large and small companies for over a decade.


We know life is busy. Save time with virtual meetings. Carina will meet you by videoconference wherever you are located.

Competitive Rates

Pay for quality legal advice, not an expensive boardroom. Operating virtually helps us keep overhead in check and pass savings on to you.

Navigate the CDHO process with confidence.

Carina Lentsch ACL Law

Carina Lentsch, principal of ACL Law, is an experienced Ontario litigation lawyer. She has devoted her legal career to assisting and representing professionals at all career stages – in College and regulatory proceedings, privacy complaints, human rights claims, as well as malpractice and civil litigation. She is a compassionate advocate devoted to excellence and client service.

“Carina is truly a heart-centered, compassionate person and is as knowledgeable and professional as she is caring. Working with her alleviated the stress that comes with any legal matter for professionals, especially where reputation is important. Her pricing reflects her true desire to help professionals and makes excellent legal help within financial reach. I highly recommend ACL LAW and Carina Lentsch with 5 GOLD STARS to every single client centered professional.”
Laci, RMT - Niagara, ON
“Carina is an excellent listener, with knowledge, experience and commits to work with you from start to the end. She has integrity.”
Pharmacist, Brampton
“Efficient communication and high-quality service. For sure I would recommend Carina to any healthcare provider. 5 stars for excellent work, thorough analysis, and workable solutions. Thank you so much Carina!”
Richard, RMT - Toronto, ON
“Carina was extremely knowledgeable and understanding. She took the time to answer and thoroughly explained everything she could within her knowledge. Would highly recommend her to anyone in need of legal help for privacy and confidentiality for nurses.”
Nursing student, Ottawa
“Carina was very knowledgeable, informative, well-spoken and provided important clarifications which helped reduce my anxiety over possible outcomes.”

Carina Lentsch specializes in defending regulated health professionals.

Facing a College complaint, investigation, or discipline hearing can be very stressful. You may be worried about your reputation, your license, and your future.

We make navigating the process easy and advocate for you to achieve the best possible outcome.