About Robichaud

Sean Robichaud is lead counsel and owner of Robichaud's.
2021 Thursday, March 25,

Questions and Answers about Sexual Interference charges in Canada

By |2021-03-31T18:27:31+00:00March 25th, 2021|

Sexual Interference charges (s.151, Criminal Code of Canada): Answers to Frequently Asked Questions When a person is charged with sexual interference under section 151 of the Criminal Code, several common questions arise. We [...]

2021 Tuesday, March 2,

No, People Aren’t Getting off Easy: The Law of NCR in Canada

By |2021-03-03T01:36:27+00:00March 2nd, 2021|

No, People Aren’t Getting off Easy: The Defence of Not-Criminally Responsible (NCR) in Canada Whenever a high-profile case results in a verdict of not criminally responsible on account of mental disorder (NCR), outrage [...]

2020 Thursday, December 31,

Charged with sexual assault? The basics on defending sex offences

By |2021-01-16T15:48:02+00:00December 31st, 2020|

Anyone charged with sexual assault, or other sexual offences, faces serious and urgent issues. Learn the essential things about sexual assault cases.

2020 Tuesday, November 17,

How to effectively communicate with lawyers. The first call to counsel.

By |2020-11-17T18:18:40+00:00November 17th, 2020|

First time speaking to a lawyer? Let's make this easy, start with "hello." Calling a lawyer for the first time can be intimidating, uncertain, and frustrating. It doesn't have to be, nor [...]

2020 Thursday, April 30,

Reasonable Expectation of Privacy during the COVID-19 Pandemic

By |2020-04-30T15:35:07+00:00April 30th, 2020|

Reasonable Expectation of Privacy during the COVID-19 Pandemic We know that by-law and police officers are patrolling the streets and responding to complaints about individuals breaking social distancing rules. But what [...]

2019 Tuesday, April 23,

The culture of complacency in criminal court

By |2019-08-12T22:52:11+00:00April 23rd, 2019|

“Tim, meet Justice system. Justice system, meet some guy and his lawyer.” A few weeks ago, “Tim” (not his real name) approached our firm to represent him on serious criminal allegations. He was [...]