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How much do DUI lawyers cost?

DUI Lawyer Costs If you are reading this article, you have likely been charged with your first DUI and have many questions about lawyers, legal fees, and your options moving forward. Or you might be a concerned parent, child, partner, or friend of someone who was recently charged with a [...]

How much do DUI lawyers cost? 2020-04-14T21:36:18+00:00

How to beat a DUI or Impaired Driving Charge

How to Beat a DUI Charge: Top 100+ Common Defences to a DUI from Lawyers who Defend DUI’s Disclaimer: Please note that the defences outlined on this page relate primarily to Driving Over the Legal Limit charges arising from breath tests. Blood sample cases, and other possible driving alcohol/drug related charges, [...]

How to beat a DUI or Impaired Driving Charge 2020-04-14T21:37:58+00:00

How is the new impaired driving law in Canada different from before?

There are many changes that have been made to impaired driving law. The most important differences that you should be aware of are: (1) The new law makes it illegal to have a blood-alcohol-content over the legal limit 2 hours after driving. Previously, it was only illegal to be impaired while driving or when in [...]

How is the new impaired driving law in Canada different from before? 2018-07-31T19:04:27+00:00

How can I get my driving while disqualified charges dropped?

In some cases, there is a possibility that after reviewing all of the evidence against you, we find weaknesses that are detrimental enough to the Crown prosecutor’s case that we can persuade them to drop the charges against you. If this does not happen, there are other ways that you can ensure that you [...]

How can I get my driving while disqualified charges dropped? 2018-04-13T08:30:08+00:00

What are the best defences to a driving while disqualified charge?

The best defence to your driving while disqualified charge will depend heavily on the unique facts of your case, as well as your personal circumstances and the circumstances of the offence. As we do not list all of the defences available for this particular charge, in order to determine the most effective way to [...]

What are the best defences to a driving while disqualified charge? 2018-04-13T08:32:25+00:00

What happens if I am convicted of driving while disqualified?

A conviction for driving while disqualified is a serious criminal offence, and there is a wide range of sentences that can follow a finding of guilt for this charge. Because you are often breaching a term of probation after a finding of guilt for a prior criminal offence, jail sentences are common for this [...]

What happens if I am convicted of driving while disqualified? 2018-01-26T19:46:54+00:00

What is driving while disqualified?

You will be guilty of driving while disqualified when you operate a motor vehicle, vessel, or aircraft while disqualified from doing so because of a previous driving suspension or disqualification. In order to secure a conviction for the offence, the Crown will need to prove that you were operating a motor vehicle on any [...]

What is driving while disqualified? 2018-04-13T08:35:32+00:00

How can I get my dangerous driving charges dropped?

If you have been charged with dangerous driving, our criminal defence lawyers can work on your behalf to resolve your charges before you even go to trial. In some instances, we may even be able to resolve your dangerous driving charge in a manner that ensures that you do not receive a criminal criminal [...]

How can I get my dangerous driving charges dropped? 2018-04-12T20:16:19+00:00

What are the best defences to a dangerous driving charge?

The best defence to your dangerous driving charge will depend heavily on the unique circumstances of the offence. To find out the best defence to your charges, you should contact one of our criminal defence lawyers as soon as possible. We will fully review your case and will provide you with an opinion as [...]

What are the best defences to a dangerous driving charge? 2018-04-12T20:18:20+00:00

What is dangerous driving?

What is Dangerous Driving? Dangerous driving is a charge that you can receive when you are caught operating a motor vehicle, a sea-going vessel, aircraft or railway equipment in a manner that is considered to be dangerous to the public. In order to convict you of dangerous driving, the Crown Prosecutor will need to [...]

What is dangerous driving? 2018-04-12T20:20:38+00:00