The choice to hire a criminal defence lawyer should never made hastily. The best criminal defence lawyer is the one who you have chosen only after exercising all reasonable due diligence.
Understanding how a case is prosecuted is important to understanding how a case should be defended. As a former prosecutor I have the unique experience of being on the other side.
Don't place your trust in a dabbler, a criminal defence lawyer with a volume practice or a lawyer who seldom communicates directly with you . Place your trust in a dedicated criminal defence lawyer.
Managing any criminal charge can be challenging. If understanding the law was not hard enough, navigating the procedural nuances of a courtroom can be overwhelming.
Choose carefully; choose wisely. Hiring the right criminal defence lawyer may be the difference between having a criminal record or not, protecting your wallet, going to jail or remaining free.
Most Alberta defence lawyers represent a broad spectrum of clients. The limitations of time mean that the best criminal defence lawyers are those who prioritize for the circumstances of each individual client.