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Your Criminal Law Firm

Strategic Defence: Proven Results

Roulston Urquhart Criminal Defence specializes in representing clients facing criminal charges. We employ strategic and proven strategies to avoid a criminal record and maintain your freedom.

The lawyers at Roulston Urquhart Criminal Defence pride themselves in ensuring that every avenue of analysis is undertaken to ensure your rights are protected and you obtain the best possible result. Often as a result of this strategic planning and preparation, your matters can be resolved without the need for a trial, resulting in a much quicker process and less expense for you.

Why Hire Roulston Urquhart Criminal Defence Lawyers?

Our criminal law team has successfully defended many types of criminal cases through our combined 42+ years of experience in the criminal justice system.

When your future and your freedom is on the line, our criminal defence lawyers will fight on your behalf to protect you and your rights.

We practice exclusively in the area of criminal law.

We are one of the top criminal law boutiques in the city specializing only in criminal defence. Criminal law is expansive and always evolving. Our knowledge and command of the law enables us to quickly identify issues and potential defences to build a strategy to achieve the best possible outcome for your case. Our extensive knowledge ensures that nothing is missed. We are well-versed in various applications to the court, such as under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms or Section 276 of the Criminal Code. These applications are integral to the success of your case.

Client services are our priority.

The accessibility of our criminal defence lawyers and support staff to all our clients is a top priority. We are committed to providing you with support every step of the way. Our team will ensure that any of your phone calls, emails or texts will receive a response within 1 business day. Regardless of the time, a lawyer from our team will be available 24 hours a day to assist with urgent matters requiring legal advice or to conduct a bail hearing.

We work collaboratively.

Our firm has a team of lawyers possessing many strengths and backgrounds that often work collaboratively to ensure the best results for our clients. When you hire a criminal lawyer from Roulston Urquhart, you can be confident that our group of lawyers is committed to your case.

We have Compassion.

Facing a criminal charge can be extremely stressful and impact every element of your life and your family’s. We pride ourselves on treating our clients with professionalism, courtesy and compassion.

We know the courts.

The lawyers at Roulston Urquhart Criminal Defence have represented our clients throughout Alberta including Calgary, Edmonton, Red Deer, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Taber, Cardston, Brooks, Fort McMurray, Fort Macleod, Cochrane, Didsbury, Canmore, Strathmore, Cold Lake, and Grande Prairie. We have also represented clients in Saskatchewan and British Columbia.

We handle high profile cases.

Our lawyers at Roulston Urquhart have defended high profile cases in every area of criminal law. This includes offences such as homicides, sexual assault, aggravated assault, domestic assault, internet crimes, weapons/firearm offences, fraud offences and drug offences. As a result of our many years of experience, we have the knowledge to successfully defend your case, including trials that may lead to a superior court.

We know the importance of protecting your criminal record.

We understand the anxiety that a possible criminal record can create. We will work hard on your behalf to ensure that if at all possible, you do not obtain a criminal record or serve any jail time.

We offer payment plans.

We offer a variety of legal fees to suit differing budgets and these will be reviewed with you in detail. Payment plans are available and we can discuss arranging a payment structure that works best for you.