Having recently passed the House of Commons by a huge margin, the innocuous-sounding Bill C-51 seems almost guaranteed to be voted into law, and the result could be the diminishment...Read More
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In an article posted last week, I explained the basic differences between a Calgary DUI charge resulting in administrative penalties, and the more serious criminal penalties that cam come with...Read More
This article provided a brief overview of the difference between administrative and criminal DUI charges and penalties in Calgary.Read More
Many people assume that because I'm a defence lawyer here in Calgary, I'm automatically opposed to laws that criminalize my clients' behavior, and that I'm always at odds with Calgary...Read More
Jon Cornish, a banker here in Calgary and also one of the most successful and respected running backs in the Canadian Football League, has weighed in on the flurry of...Read More
Everyone knows drinking and driving is against the law. It's not wise when it comes to your health and safety, either, or the health and safety of those you share...Read More
Every Calgary DUI case is unique, and an effective impaired driving defence lawyer will approach each case individually and with a careful eye to its specific details.Read More
Under Alberta's impaired driving laws, drivers in Calgary who are suspected of a DUI with a blood alcohol content of .08 or greater are supposed to have their driver's licenses...Read More
I began my career in the Crown prosecutor's office, but I quickly saw that I could do more to protect Calgary and its people as a defence lawyer.Read More