Legal expertise

Our legal expertise in criminal law

“A criminal charge can have a huge impact on your life. Conviction could deprive you of your liberty, limit your ability to travel or work, and stick you with a criminal record. We will guide and advise you so to avoid or minimize the potential impact of your charge.

We are experts in criminal law. We do not accept mandates in any other area. We focus on your defence.”

Our lawyers can represent you on any type of criminal charge, including:

Violent offences: common or armed assault, death threats, assault causing injury, homicide, etc.
Driving offences: dangerous driving, hit and runs, fleeing police, impaired driving, impaired driving causing bodily harm or death, etc.
Acquisitive offences: fraud, theft or any type of mischief involving goods or property, etc.
Sexual offences: sexual assault, contact with minors, possession or distribution of child pornography, etc.
Drug offences: possession, trafficking, import and export or production of cannabis, methamphetamine or speed, cocaine, heroin, LSD, etc.

Contesting police actions:
our speciality at jfb avocats criminalistes

One of the strengths of our firm is its expertise in contesting police officers’ actions. We submit petitions alleging police violations of our clients’ constitutional rights, whether these are arrests, detentions or illegal searches. These allow us to protect you, by making sure illegally acquired evidence is excluded. Sometimes our petitions are enough for all the charges against you to be dropped.

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