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. P.C. [2017] – Client charged with multiple counts of Domestic Assault against spouse and multiple counts of Assault Police. Allegations include attacking officers during course of arrest for domestic violence, with officer’s glasses broken. Our office assists client with Ministry of Children & Family Development investigation and arranges for rehabilitative plan for client. We emphasize long-term consequences of criminal record for client and family during negotiations with Crown prosecutor. Following long-term diversion plan, Crown withdraws all charges – CHARGES WITHDRAWN and NO CRIMINAL RECORD

R. v. J.D. [2013] – Client charged with Assault Peace Officer following police investigation during domestic violence call.  In the course of the investigation, client allegedly strikes officer.  Following discussions with the prosecutor’s office, client enters into a peace bond and all criminal charges are withdrawn – CHARGES WITHDRAWN and NO CRIMINAL RECORD

R. v. F.A. [2013] – Client charged with multiple counts of Assaulting a Peace Officer following alcohol fuelled incident where client allegedly spat in the face of two separate officers and kicked a third in the groin. Matter is screened for a period of jail. Following discussions with the prosecutor’s office and extensive rehabilitation plan, client enters into a peace bond and all criminal charges are withdrawn – CHARGES WITHDRAWN and NO CRIMINAL RECORD

R. v. C.R. [2013] – Client charged with Domestic Assault, Assaulting a Peace Officer, Uttering Threats, and Assault with Intent to Resist Arrest following incident where client strikes officer in the chest during domestic violence investigation. While attempting to take client into custody, other officers are struck. Client then allegedly threatens officer while in squad car – CONDITIONAL DISCHARGE and NO CRIMINAL RECORD