When it comes to criminal defence, experience and knowledge are paramount. Ryan, the founder of our law firm, is a highly qualified and respected criminal defence lawyer with a wealth of expertise in defending individuals charged with a wide range of criminal offences. He graduated cum laude from the University of Ottawa and has extensive experience, having worked for one of the most prestigious law firms in Canada before starting his own practice.
We believe that everyone charged with a criminal offence deserves a strong and thorough defence, regardless of the nature of the charges. We have successfully defended hundreds of clients and have represented people at every level of court in Ontario. We are committed to providing a vigorous defence and being accessible to our clients at every step of the legal proceedings.
If you have been charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle (DUI), having more than 80 milligrams of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood (Over 80), failing to provide a breath sample or dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, the consequences of
Being convicted of fraud can have a detrimental impact on a person’s livelihood. In almost any regulated profession, all crimes of dishonesty must be disclosed and can lead to a person losing or being denied certification in his or her chosen
Sexual assault is one of the most stigmatizing offences in the Criminal Code. This is very unfortunate because some allegations of sexual assault are actually quite minor, but nevertheless a conviction carries a terrible stigma. Most cases of sexual
Charges of domestic assault can have a devastating impact on the accused person. Often, charges are accompanied by bail conditions that make life impossible, particularly when children are involved. I have argued numerous bail reviews to relax
If you have been charged with an offence contrary to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, it is vital to retain counsel and speak to a criminal lawyer immediately
Charges of theft are often accompanied by charges of possession of property obtained by crime. There is a threshold in the Criminal Code where charges of theft are proceeded with more seriously after the amount allegedly stolen is over $5,000
The definition of weapons in the Criminal Code is extremely broad and there are various offences that a person can be charged with that reflect the breadth of this (assault with a weapon, possession of dangerous weapons). However, no weapons offences
Persons who find themselves charged with a criminal offence, or who have been convicted of a criminal offence, often find themselves a target of the police and the courts
Violent offences often carry very significant jail terms upon conviction and are some of the most stigmatizing charges in the Criminal Code. I have experience defending accused persons charged with
Ryan continues to defend individuals charged with a range of offences, from less serious charges such as domestic assault and impaired driving to very serious offences such as trafficking cocaine, sexual assault and sexual interference, break and enter, aggravated assault and murder. Ryan has successfully defended hundreds of individuals and has represented people at every level of court in Ontario. He believes that every individual charged with a criminal offence deserves a thorough and vigorous defence and deserves to have a lawyer that is accessible to explain the criminal justice process at every step of the proceedings.
Every case is different and the following examples are not indicative of what will happen in your case. Our office frequently gets criminal charges withdrawn, but all the examples below are of successes that occurred after a contested proceeding.
Client was charged with possession of a loaded, prohibited firearm. Following a trial in the Ontario Court of Justice in Toronto, he was found not guilty.
Client was charged with possession of heroin for the purpose of trafficking, possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking and possession of the proceeds…
Client was charged with aggravated assault following a fight that occurred outside of a nightclub that resulted in a serious injury to the victim. After a preliminary…
Client was a youth who was charged with sexual assault. The defence brought a section 276 application to admit evidence of sexual contact following the alleged…
Client was charged with trafficking fentanyl and uttering a forged document in Newmarket. Following a trial by judge and jury, the client was found not guilty…
Client was charged with possession of a loaded firearm and possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking in Toronto. The police had raided his apartment…