Under rule 4.2-1 of the Law Society of Ontario’s rules for lawyers, a lawyer cannot inform you that they are the “best.” This is because the relevant section prevents marketing that include bestowing superlative titles or awards upon one’s self if they are not bona fide and or may be considered misleading, confusing, and or deceptive.
Being familiar with your rights is sure to come in handy at some point in your future or even in your immediate present, if you are facing a criminal charge.
Remember, under Canadian law, you are considered innocent until proven guilty. A number of steps are taken from the outset of your case to its disposition.
If someone under the age of 18 is nude it doesn't always mean it's sexually explicit. So there are a wide range of defenses to child pornography charges.
When you walk through our doors, we want you to know what challenges are up ahead, but the end goal is always the same; create the best possible individualized defence with your unique circumstances in mind.
Impaired driving causing bodily harm or death is a serious criminal offence. It is highly advised that you retain legal representation to ensure that you do not find yourself facing severe penalties that is sure to negatively impact your life.
Investing in a defence lawyer that can successfully reduce your charges, have your charges dropped, or have you found not-guilty at trial, is vital to putting an end to the difficult situation that these charges put people in.
If you have been charged with domestic assault and/or related charges in the Kingston area and are shopping around for a Kingston lawyer to represent you, you will likely be quoted a wide range of not just prices but also pricing schemes, making it difficult to “comparison shop.”
So why are drug offenses federal charges, and what makes them more serious, or why are they more serious?
When you're facing impaired driving charges, all hope is not lost; it is possible to come out without a conviction.