VIOLENT CRIME DEFENCE LAWYERS OTTAWA
Accused offenders of violent crime do not have the benefit of lenient sentencing. Prosecutors and judges are required by law and practice guidelines to impose serious penalties upon conviction. Jail time is often the norm and perpetrators often find an unexpected altercation has led to an experience with the criminal justice system that has lifelong consequences.
Lawyers at Edelson Friedman LLP in Ottawa do what is required to secure withdrawal of charges or a finding of not guilty for clients; thorough investigation, cross-examination of witnesses and assertive courtroom advocacy. We are diligent in our ability to comb through complex evidence to get the right result.
DILIGENT DEFENCE FOR SERIOUS CHARGES
Scenarios that lead to violent crime charges, such as serious assault, are often complex. Lawyers at our firm are experienced at arguing all possible defences for clients, including mistaken identity of the perpetrator and self-defence. We can rebut allegations of physical harm by thoroughly examining physical and medical evidence.
Our firm represents people accused of violent crimes, including:
Those accused of violent crimes may find it difficult to secure bail. Our work on your behalf starts with that hearing, where we take steps to secure your freedom while you await trial. Once your case is in the justice system we remain at your side and fully engaged in your defence.
CONTACT US TO LEARN MORE
Our firm’s lawyers in Ottawa handle violent crime charges defence from arrest through to trial and, if necessary, appeal to higher courts. Call us at 613-223-4089 in Ottawa or contact us online to book a FREE consultation.