When someone is charged with a crime, the possible consequences of jail time, deportation, or a criminal record become all too real. With cases appearing in local newspapers and on the internet, there is also the risk of permanent damage to your reputation. When you hire an experienced lawyer, you get the benefit of a skill set that involves research, negotiation, and strategy. We will hear your story, examine the evidence, and give you a good sense of whether or not the Crown prosecutor will be able to prove the charges beyond a reasonable doubt. We will explain the best possible outcome, and what steps need to be taken to protect your reputation and fight for your future. Below is a sampling of the firm’s cases:

R. v. H.T. [2015] – Client, a recreational snowboarder, is charged with Possession of cocaine and Obstruction of Justice following an interaction with police in Whistler. A criminal conviction would have meant deportation. Following negotiation with Crown, the matter is referred to Alternative Measures and all charges are dropped against my client. –  CHARGES WITHDRAWN and NO CRIMINAL RECORD