Calgary Criminal Defence Lawyers
A letter to our clients and potential clients
We are frequently asked why we are so selective when it comes to accepting potential clients. We intentionally limit the number of clients we accept. We believe that the few clients we take on, the better the outcomes are for each case. This selectivity allows us to focus on fighting to the ends of the earth for each client we accept because we are not overwhelmed.
EXPERIENCED DEFENCE LAWYERS
We Practice with Diligence and Strategy
It is important to us that our clients know and understand that we strategically build trial plans that are unique to each case. We do not compare one case to the next. No case is the same. Some detail or piece of evidence may seem to be irrelevant to you or to another lawyer. However, through our strategic defence building plan, this detail may end up being the critical piece to the entire winning strategy. All we do is methodically build solid and unique legal arguments that throw the prosecutor off their game.
A Reputation Of Success
Finally, we are respected professionals. Your opponents and the judges hearing your case know us. They respect us because we diligently practice with respect and reliability.
Lawyers That Are Representing You
We live these values in our practice every single day. We are honoured and privileged to represent our clients with life changing problems. We take this responsibility seriously. We don’t “shoot from the hip” like other lawyers do. But we are human, and we understand what you are going through. We understand the fear and anxiety and the toll this takes on you and your family. We continuously strive to help those who need us the most and to be the best when you feel you are at your worst. We find ways to empower you through the legal system. We do it every single day. If you find yourself in what feels like a hopeless and powerless situation, please call us. We are serious lawyers who fight serious allegations every single day.
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“I was so scared, and I was always thinking I have this case against me and how I am going to win this case, how am I going to survive… Whenever I asked questions or whenever I worried … I talked to her she was always there to help me….. She won the case because she is that good, I was in tears I couldn’t say a single word to her, but I said you saved my life” Former Client, Calgary, Alberta
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Criminal Lawyers Serving Calgary
To avoid a criminal conviction, you need a well-practiced Calgary lawyer who has experience in all areas of criminal law. Hiring the right criminal defence lawyer could be the difference between walking free, reduced sentencing to a lengthy period of imprisonment.
When you're under investigation for a crime, it's essential that you retain a criminal defence lawyer. We're here to guide you through the process and prevent you from incriminating yourself. Our Calgary lawyers are here for you from the beginning to the end of this process.
Sexual offences are a highly complex area of law. Retaining a Calgary criminal defence lawyer that understands sexual assault law and the rules of evidence is crucial for your defence. Our team has successfully defended many sexual assault cases and can help you find a outcome for your case you deserve.
Charges for possession, production and trafficking of drugs are serious and can come with lengthy sentences. Don't leave your freedom up to chance. Our team will defend these charges to protect your reputation and freedom.
When you're facing domestic abuse charges, you may face fines, a lengthy sentence, and potentially lose contact with your family or custody rights permanently. We can help prevent that. Contact us for a free consultation today.
Handling a bail hearing the right way is the difference between you or your loved one being released while waiting for trial or having to stay in holding until your court date. Let us handle negotiating the conditions of your release on bail.
Finding the right appellate lawyer will help you get your charges reversed. The appeals process can be complicated, and choosing the right Calgary lawyer ensures you will get your charges reversed and removed from your record.
When you’re facing animal cruelty or abuse charges, you must find a good criminal lawyer. There are several defences that your lawyer can pursue for your animal cruelty charges, and it depends on the circumstances of your case. Contact us as soon as possible so we can do our best in order to help you.
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When you’re in the process of being investigated and charged or looking for someone to represent your loved one, it’s essential to find an experienced lawyer who’s ready to protect your rights. Our team has years of experience defending clients in criminal court.
Our TEAM Will Properly Represent Your Interests
Our experienced team is here to work for you and find an outcome for your particular case. No case is exactly the same, so it’s vital to find a lawyer who knows the law and is well-practiced to find a defence strategy and end result that you deserve.
WE WILL Fight For Your Rights
No matter what you’re being accused of, we will find a solution that works in your favour. Whether it’s getting the charge thrown out, reducing your sentence, or helping you maintain your innocence, we will do the absolute best to fight for your freedom.Learn More About Us
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Domestic Assault Charge
Have you been charged with a domestic assault? First of all, do NOT contact your spouse to try and make the domestic assault charge go away. Always remember, the police are not there to help you. Contact Jim Lutz right away!
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You should contact us immediately if you have been contacted by the police or under criminal investigation. Do NOT take matters in your own hands. We are highly experienced lawyers.
Do wrongful criminal convictions happen? Absolutely. Wrongful conviction happen all the time. Alberta Legal are highly experienced in dealing with appeal and reversal cases.
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Jillian is an experienced litigator in criminal, quasi-criminal and regulatory cases. She has extensive experience in sexual assault litigation and has argued at all levels of court in Alberta.Read Full Bio
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Jim is a criminal trial defence lawyer. His practice covers everything from serious violent offences to drug cases involving illegal search and seizure of evidence and complex defence cases.Read Full Bio
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Alias has argued over 200 cases at the Alberta Court of Appeal and is also regarded for her encyclopedic knowledge of case law. She will take apart complex arguments for your defence.Read Full Bio
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Jillian Williamson is a professional lawyer who always want to help people to step out their trouble in her field. She is smart, dedicated, and efficient. She is compassionate and willing to help those in need. So, when you are in trouble, consider her first.
I highly recommend Matthew Deshaye. I got charged with a DUI and Matt did an exceptional job he got it thrown out before trial. He kept me up to date as soon as he had any information. His assistant Dina Kruskic was amazing and very helpful with any questions I had. I can’t thank these two professionals enough for helping me get through this difficult situation in my life. 15/10
Thank you Jillian for helping me when I was under review of the police. I was so scared when I got contacted and I didn’t know what to do. Thank you for taking the time to help me and for everything she did. Jillian was great and I highly recommend her.
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Choosing the right representation for your case is essential. Building a great case starts with choosing the right lawyers you can trust to have your back.
When you choose Alberta Legal, we will fight to the ends of the earth for you.
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Set up a time for a free consultation. We will go over the details of your case and how our Calgary legal team can help you defend your charges. Let us get to know you, your case and let you know precisely how we can help before choosing Alberta Legal. Don't wait. Let us defend you today.Contact Us