WELCOME TO CALGARY CRIMINAL LAWYER

We are criminal defence lawyers with many years of experience defending people charged with criminal offences.

BAIL HEARINGS

We often represent persons who have been recently arrested and need immediate bail. We consistently secure for our clients prompt and manageable release from custody. Also, the terms of release are critical as they will often remain in place until the completion of the trial.

IMPAIRED DRIVING CHARGES

Driving while impaired by alcohol or drugs is a Criminal Code offence in Canada. Currently the minimum punishment is a $1000 fine and a 1 year prohibition from driving motor vehicle. Those who have a previous criminal record for driving offences may also face jail sentences.

ASSAULT CHARGES

The Criminal Code of Canada contains 4 distinct assault charges.An accused person can be charged with simple assault, assault with a weapon, assault causing bodily harm or aggravated assault. The Crown Prosecutor must prove the case beyond a reasonable doubt to obtain a conviction.

DRUG CHARGES

We’ve represented many accused persons on drug charges. The charges have ranged from simple possession of a controlled substance to multiple kg seizures of cocaine, marijuana, oxycodone,mushrooms or any variety of drugs listed in The Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.

OUR LAWYERS

PETER A. HOARE

Peter was called to the Bar of Alberta in 1996, and has gone on to represent clients across Western Canada and the Northern Territories. From day one of his legal career, he has been passionately committed to fighting for his clients’ rights; his unwavering dedication to his clients and his field has earned him the respect of the legal community and the courts.

Peter & Ryan
RYAN CLAXTON

Ryan Claxton is a criminal defence lawyer who understands that your reputation, family, employment, travel opportunities, and most importantly your freedom are at stake.  Choosing the right criminal defence lawyer is one of the most critical decisions you will make. If you are serious about avoiding a criminal record or being put in jail, put your trust in Ryan Claxton and get the results you need.

Calgary Criminial Lawyer
Why Choose Us

Our knowledge of the law is important to your defence. Being fully informed and knowing your case is also important. We will obtain disclosure from the Crown. The disclosure is everything the Crown is relying on to prove its case. It will include such things as witness statements, police notes, photographs, videos, and any statements that you have made. We also know that listening to you and communicating with you is an important part of being fully informed. We will interview defence witnesses and make ourselves familiar with every aspect of your case.

Long Time Experience

Advanced Knowledge of Law

Lot of success stories

WE ARE CONFIDENT TO WIN YOUR CASE