Assault Charges Lawyer in Ontario

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If you are facing assault charges in Ontario, you need an experienced criminal defence lawyer on your side. At Robichaud Criminal Defence Lawyers, we have a team of skilled lawyers who are dedicated to defending clients charged with assault and related offences.

Assault charges can range from simple assault to aggravated assault, and the potential penalties can be severe. Our lawyers have extensive experience in defending assault cases and will work tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome for your case.

We understand that being charged with assault can be a stressful and overwhelming experience, which is why we are committed to providing compassionate and personalized legal representation to each of our clients. We will guide you through the legal process and ensure that your rights are protected every step of the way.

If you are facing assault charges in Ontario, don’t hesitate to contact us for an initial consultation. Our lawyers are available 24/7 to provide you with the legal representation you need. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and take the first step towards protecting your rights and defending your freedom.

Examples of our lawyers’ past experience in assault, and assault-related charges

Allegations: The accused was accused of stabbing several complainants, one of whom suffered serious injuries and required hospitalization. The complainant was stabbed multiple times in the back and side, resulting in life-threatening injuries. During the preliminary hearing, the complainant admitted under cross-examination that they were 100% sure that the accused was not the person who stabbed them.

Results: Charges dismissed at preliminary inquiry.

Allegations: Assault upon a neighbour after neighbour made accusations that accused had robbed his son.

Result: Not Guilty on all counts.

Allegations: Alleged to have got in a dispute with complainant over email which then escalated to physical threats to her and her child, attendance at her home, and slashing her mother’s car tire.

Result: All charges withdrawn

: During a drug investigation, police officers entered an apartment where the accused was present. The accused attempted to escape, and a physical altercation occurred between the accused and several officers. As a result, one officer was pushed down stairs, causing severe head injuries that required eight staples. The police found drugs both on the accused and in the apartment. It’s worth noting that at the time of these allegations, the accused was on a bail recognizance that obligated him to keep the peace.

Result: All charges withdrawn except one assault. Client plead guilty to assault alone and received 12 month probation – he did not go to jail.

Allegations: A fight occurs between two young people on a basketball court. The complainant reported to the police and testified that the accused hit him with a baseball bat and caused serious injuries to him.

Result: Acquitted on both counts.

Allegations: Landlord and tenant dispute with allegations of violence.  Result: Client entered into a section 810 peace bond and charges withdrawn.
Charges: Assault, Failing to Comply with Probation.  Allegations: Security guard assaulted after altercation over parking enforcement. Result: Charges withdrawn – adjournment application lost by Crown.
Charges: Assault Resist Arrest, Uttering Threats.  Allegations: Death threats made to police officer. Upon arrest of accused, accused struggled with police resulting in bleeding nose of one officer.

Result: Not Guilty on Uttering Threat Count; guilty of Assault resist arrest – Sentence of Conditional Discharge received (no lasting criminal record)

Charges: Assault, Fail to Comply with Recognizance. Allegations: Landlord and tenant dispute results in judgment against landlord forcing him to pay accused money. Accused goes to collect money but landlord would not pay. Accused spits in landlords face and pushes landlord.

Result: Not Guilty on All Counts

Charges: Assault, Transportation Fraud, Threatening Bodily Harm.  Allegations: Assault upon TTC driver with co-accused. Threats made before the assault.

Result: Charges withdrawn – section 810 peace bond entered into.

DISCLAIMER: Every criminal case is unique and every case has it’s own challenges. Past acquittals, withdrawals, or other favourable results our lawyers have achieved for our clients in robbery, assault, or violent crime cases does not mean the same result can be obtained for present or future clients. We look at each case with it’s own unique characteristics and fashion our approach on the individual, not the crime itself.