Peterborough Criminal Lawyers | Criminal Defence Lawyers


If you, or a loved one, has been charged with a criminal offence, the best way to take immediate action is by having support from an experienced legal professional who can fight for you. Not having a lawyer by your side significantly increases the risk of being found guilty and encountering penalties such as hefty fines or even imprisonment. However, our criminal defence lawyers in Peterborough and the surrounding area are here to fight for you. We work to clear or reduce your charges so that you and your family can have a brighter future.

Why Choose Our Criminal Defence Lawyers

At What The Law, we believe everyone deserves the right to the best defence possible. From your very first free consultation with us, you will notice the clarity and transparency in what we do. We take the time to attentively listen to your situation and will guide you through the next steps in a straightforward manner that gives you peace of mind. 

What The Law clients come from a wide variety of financial, cultural and social backgrounds. No matter your case, language or financial situation, we work to find the best situation for you. We speak your language and do not judge. We also offer flexible payment plans, flat-rate fees and no hidden charges. No matter your background or charge, our criminal defence lawyers are committed to fighting for you.

Experienced Criminal Lawyers in Peterborough

What The Law endeavours to defend its clients with pride and respect. All our criminal defence lawyers in Peterborough are experienced professionals who are always willing to take on new cases, no matter how unique or complex. Our criminal defence lawyers have earned a fine reputation for successfully defending clients in many cases involving criminal charges such as:

  • Assault Charges, e.g. aggravated assault, domestic assault or sexual assault.
  • Breach of Probation
  • Dangerous Driving Offences
  • Firearms Charges
  • Fraud Charges
  • Impaired Driving Charges
  • Murder & Manslaughter Charges
  • Mischief
  • Possession of Drugs
  • Theft & Robbery
  • Young Offender Charges

If you are facing a criminal charge in the Peterborough area, it is possible your case might be heard in court. If so, you will need to go to the nearest courthouse, located at 70 Simcoe St, Peterborough, ON K9H 7G9.

Contact Us

Whatever the criminal charge, What The Law is here to help. Facing a criminal charge is a difficult and anxious time for both you and your family. Having a criminal defence lawyer in Peterborough assist you can make all the difference. Contact us today and tell us what happened by calling or texting 647-295-6499. We are ready to listen and are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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