Frequently Asked Criminal Law Questions (FAQ)
Q: I have been charged with a DWI / DUI in Ontario. Is there any chance that I can get the charges dropped?
A: In any criminal charge, with a thorough investigation of the evidence against you this is a possibility. Many cases are dismissed when the defence lawyer looks through the details of how the evidence against the accused was collected. In DWI (Driving while intoxicated) / DUI (Driving under the influence) cases, there often are options including a reduced charge. In any DWI / DUI or other criminal charge, it is crucial that you contact a Toronto criminal defence lawyer immediately after being charged. This will ensure that you have the backup of a defence lawyer who is on your side. Lawyers Bruce Karten and Stephen Hebscher are dedicated to fighting for you in such a case and has a successful history in DWI / DUI defences.
Q: I have been arrested for a theft. Is there anything I can do to avoid prison time?
A: There is always the possibility that something can be done with your case when you have been charged with a crime. Each case is unique and the circumstances and details surrounding it need to be reviewed quickly to see what can be done. If you need your criminal case evaluated, contact lawyers Bruce Karten and Stephen Hebscher to get your questions answered. The possible legal options in your specific case must be looked at without delay after your arrest.
Q: Why do I need an lawyer?
A: If you have been arrested for a crime in Toronto, it is crucial that you have a skilled defence lawyer fighting for you. Any crime conviction may result in prison or jail time, probation, steep fines, and other penalties. Do you want to face this without someone who knows the system working for you? It is in your best interests to have a qualified defence lawyer from the outset of the case to protect yourself.
Q: What should I do if I get arrested?
A: One vital factor in any arrest is to be advised that you should not say anything, as what you tell the police or investigator can then be used against you in evidence. People are often very shaken up after an arrest and get themselves into trouble this way. Just remain calm as much as is possible, and contact a criminal defence lawyer immediately.
Q: Can a lawyer help me with a DWI / DUI case?
Q: I think I am under investigation for a crime, but have not yet been charged. What should I do?
A: If this is your situation do not delay in contacting either criminal defence lawyer Bruce Karten or Stephen Hebscher. In such cases, it is necessary to discover what the situation is and to begin the process of protecting you legally. With this quality assistance, you may be able to avoid being charged or convicted of the crime for which you are being investigated.
Q: Do you offer a FREE Consultation?
A: Yes, we offer a free 30 minute phone consultation to evaluate your case. Get started today! Click here to request your free confidential consultation from one of our experienced Criminal Defence Lawyers.