Royal & Company is a criminal defence law office that has handled many high profile cases, and maintained a general trial & appellate practice in Alberta since 1977. We are dedicated to easing the uncertainty, confusion and frustration that often accompanies a criminal charge.
Royal & Company is dedicated to defending people who find themselves criminally charged, no matter what type of charge they face. Our lawyers have extensive experience practicing law and finding solutions.Learn more about Royal & Company >
The lawyers at Royal & Company care deeply about the people they work with; that’s why our law firm has been helping accused people for over 35 years. Located in Edmonton, Royal & Company has helped accused people living in the city, in Alberta, and across Canada.
Royal & Company’s criminal defence lawyers understand the diverse nature of the law and are committed to finding solutions for people charged with a criminal offence. No case is too big or too small for Royal & Company’s versatile criminal defence lawyers.Meet our lawyers >
Section 11(e) of the Canadian Charter states that, “any person charged with an offence has the right … not to be denied reasonable bail without just cause.” That means that the burden of proof is presumed to be on the Crown, who must prove that pre-trial detention is necessary for an accused p [...]Read more >
When a person is charged with a criminal offense, a Judge or Justice of the Peace must decide whether to release the accused person on bail, or to keep them in custody until their charges have concluded. One of the available options for release is for the accused to be released into the community un [...]Read more >
Enshrined in the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms is the presumption of innocence and the right not to be denied reasonable bail without just cause. In a recent decision on bail called R. v. Antic, the Supreme Court commented on the importance of these aforementioned rights. In Antic, the [...]Read more >
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