Calvin Barry Professional Corporation

Your Toronto Violent Offence Defence Lawyer

We Will Defend Your Violent Crime and Serious Assault Allegations and Fight for Your Rights.

Defence for violent crimes and crimes involving assault require capable and experienced lawyers who fully know what to do to prepare for a trial. Know that when facing a violent crime with potential punishments of huge fines, long prison sentences, and court-ordered treatment, the lawyer that you hire can have a significant impact on your life and future for years or decades to come.

 

Calvin Barry Law is a Canadian criminal defence firm serving clients across Ontario and the Greater Toronto Area. Our team has taken on high-profile cases in Ontario and across the rest of Canada. We have the experience and resources to help you with your defence.

30+

Years Experience in Criminal Law

100+

Judge and Jury Trials

Toronto Violent Crime Defence Lawyers.
When Experience Matters.

Fighting hard for your case should be your priority when charged with violent crime, because a conviction means a mark on your life by way of a criminal record and jail time.

It is vitally important that you set yourself for the best defence possible by hiring an experienced violent crimes lawyer like Calvin Barry. 

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Calvin Barry Has the Experience Needed to Defend You.

Our Proven Reputation for a
Violent Crimes Defence

At Calvin Barry Law, We Fight for Your Rights.

At Calvin Barry Law, we have our proven method when preparing cases for trial. Case preparation is key to winning even before the trial begins. Many cases are lost or won based on the preparation done before the judge hears points from the parties involved. We have built a proven record of success at Calvin Barry Law and we would be happy to show you how you too can benefit from our attention to detail and the quality of our work.

 

Our team takes their time and expertise to analyze the body of evidence against our clients to build a comprehensive defence. We work closely with clients for hours to prepare them for court more so if they need to testify. We make sure to conduct mock trials and perform extensive cross-examinations while recording our client’s statements to assess if there are any deficiencies or areas of concern. We also work with experts from other fields to ensure that our clients are mentally, physically, and legally prepared to take the stand as part of our preparation for defence.

We Handle All Aspects of Your
Violent Crimes Defence

Based on the evidence and information we collect, our team structures custom strategies to present evidence, cross-examine witnesses, and challenge prosecutors to support your defence for cases involving the following:

 

  • Attempted murder
  • Assault with a dangerous weapon or assault with a deadly weapon
  • Arson
  • Assault and aggravated assault
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Domestic violence
  • First degree-murder and second-degree murder
  • Homicide
  • Manslaughter
  • Obstructing a peace officer
  • Public mischief
  • Robbery
  • Uttering threats or threatening death or bodily harm

Calvin Barry law has also defended clients who faced extradition while accused of violent crimes. We have a strong level of commitment to our clients no matter where they are from or what they are accused of.

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Legal Commentary

Chris Larsen Cleared as a Suspect in Homophobic Attack

Ottawa Redblacks Lineman Chris Larsen has been cleared as a suspect: “he’s not a person of interest,” said Larsen’s lawyer Calvin Barry on Tuesday. “At most, he’ll may be a witness when they get the people that did do what occurred.”

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The Calvin Barry Criminal Law Award – 2021 Recipients

The Calvin Barry Criminal Law Award is awarded to a 2L student at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay who achieves the highest mark in the Criminal Law course in the previous academic year. If two or more students achieve the same mark, the award will be shared equally.

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Legal Commentary

FAQ for Charges of Drug Possession in Ontario

The Crown Attorney must prove that the item in question involved in a drug possession case is indeed an illegal drug according to the definition set by the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act. Without a medical exemption, the following drugs are illegal to possess in Canada: cocaine, crystal meth, ecstasy, GHB, heroin, ketamine, LSD, magic mushrooms, opium and more.

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Contact Calvin Barry Today.

Calvin Barry is an experienced criminal defence lawyer in Toronto with more than 30 years of expertise navigating the law.

 

Calvin Barry Law serves clients in Toronto, the Greater Toronto Area, and nearby areas in Ontario.