Being charged with a sexual crime can be especially difficult. The sensitive nature of the offence in addition to the seriousness of the associated implications means that working with a skilled lawyer is critical.
The team of lawyers at Martland & Saulnier have extensive experience defending sexual offence charges across BC. We value the trust that our clients have in us to handle their needs with consideration and work hard to provide them with a vigorous defence.
What You Should Know About Sexual Offence Charges
A sexual crime accusation can have life-changing implications. Your reputation, career, and quality of life can be negatively affected even before a charge is made. A sexual offence conviction can result in:
- Criminal record
- Prohibitions and mandatory supervision
- Automatic inclusion in the National Sex Offender Registry
If you think that you are being investigated for a sexual crime, it is imperative that you contact an experienced sexual offence lawyer immediately.
Helping You Protect Your Rights
The sexual assault lawyers at Martland & Saulnier have defended numerous sexual crime prosecutions and are well positioned to provide you with the right strategy to move forward with your case.
Working closely with you, we will advise you on how to best protect yourself against unwanted publicity and will work diligently towards ensuring that your rights are upheld. We will carefully review evidence and credibility, challenge when necessary, and call on the services of experts when needed.
We know the importance of in-depth preparation, of being able to handle challenging cross-examinations, and of working towards reducing sentences when possible.
Take the first step by contacting us today. Call 604-687-6278 or email us to schedule an appointment. We serve clients in Vancouver and across the Lower Mainland.