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Here are 10 reasons to choose Aitken Robertson’s Ontario criminal defence lawyers.


At Aitken Robertson our Ontario criminal defence lawyers have over 100 years of combined legal and trial experience.

Reason Two: First consultation is FREE

Your first consultation with Aitken Robertson is free. We will do our best to give you our first impression of your case, pointing out possible defences and explaining the technical aspects that surround an impaired or over 80 charge. We will explain your rights in plain language and answer your initial questions free of charge.

Reason Three: TEAM Approach

At Aitken Robertson we take a team approach that ensures all possible strategic options are identified and explored. In hiring Aitken Robertson you have the benefit of six lawyers reviewing your case and the advantage of various tactical approaches.

Reason Four: Continuing Legal EDUCATION

Aitken Robertson places great value on continuing legal education. Every year our lawyers attend seminars and training sessions that improve our legal knowledge and keep us up-to-date and on top of the ever-changing technicalities of drinking and driving offences.

Reason Five: TRAINED Breath Technicians

Some of our Ontario criminal defence lawyers are trained Breath Technicians and have completed some of the same training as the police. This means that we understand the inner-workings of the machines used to determine your charges.

Reason Six: REASONABLE Payments

Aitken Robertson uses a block fee billing method. We do not charge by the hour – we charge for the work completed. At your first appointment we will give you an accurate and fair evaluation of your fees and will discuss the option of reasonable monthly payment plans.

Reason Seven: CONVENIENT Locations

Aitken Robertson has offices and meeting places located throughout Ontario such as Peterborough, Oshawa, Kingston, Toronto (Downtown & Scarborough), Markham, and North York. At Aitken Robertson we do not charge clients for travel.

Reason Eight: DEDICATED to Criminal Defence

Aitken Robertson focuses exclusively on defending people facing criminal charges, more specifically drinking and driving offences.

Reason Nine: We CARE

Aitken Robertson is staffed with legal professionals dedicated to serving our clients’ needs. Our friendly and compassionate staff will assist you through this difficult time, providing you with assurance that your charges are being dealt with professionally. Our Ontario criminal defence lawyers are available for office appointments during the evening or on weekends as well as via telephone or email at a time that is convenient for you.

Reason Ten: SUCCESS

Aitken Robertson will assist you in taking the right approach to fighting and beating your charge. Having an extensive understanding of this technical area of law and being up-to-date on the latest amendments, the lawyers at Aitken Robertson will provide a vigorous and strong defence in and out of the courtroom.

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