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Charged With Criminal Offence?

Our criminal defence lawyers can answer your questions, and form a plan of action to defend you.

Your Trusted Criminal Defence Lawyers in the Ottawa Area

If you’ve been arrested for a crime, or have been contacted by the police about an alleged offence, you need to be aware of your rights and the ways to assert them. Given that these events can have a significant and lasting impact on your life, the process might be startling. That’s why, here at Engel & Associates, we understand the importance of knowing your circumstances, history and priorities. As your criminal defence legal team, we will take the time to meet with you and listen to your story, so we can represent you better. You don’t have to stand alone against the criminal justice system or jeopardize your future.


We are a team of trusted criminal defence lawyers in Ottawa, committed to providing you with all the assistance required to handle your case. With more than 20 years of experience, Engel & Associates has everything needed to direct a successful and powerful defence on your behalf.

Balanced and Forceful Defence You Can Count On

Our team researches the relevant legal issues and considers all the theories that may help or hurt a client’s particular situation. Our defence lawyers in Ottawa know what’s at risk when you’re charged with a crime. We serve you with utmost honesty and accuracy and ensure everything is done to protect the things that matter the most, such as your job, relationships and future.


Our lawyers Bruce Engel, Elena Davies, Nadia Mian and Kevin Weinstein have represented individuals and businesses charged with hundreds of different offences, including white collar offences throughout Ontario. From the start of a criminal investigation to the close of a trial, we will take a balanced and forceful approach to your defence. Contact us 24 hours a day, seven days a week for a free consultation.

Experienced Defence for Individuals Charged in Ontario

If you have been charged with one of the following offences, the defence lawyers at Engel & Associates can use their experience and provide your case with a meticulously planned legal strategy:

Given that our lawyers practice exclusively in criminal law, we stay up-to-date with the constantly changing justice system and guide each client through his or her unique challenges. Furthermore, because we are selective in the cases we accept, we can offer personalized attention and unparalleled accessibility. Being charged with a crime is always a serious matter. Make sure you learn about your rights as soon as possible. Call us today.

Professional Affiliations

Boro, Polnicky, Lighter
International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)
Defence Counsel Association of Ottawa (DCAO)
County of Carleton Law Association (CCLA)
Criminal Lawyers’ Association (CLA)
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Don’t Be Quite. Fight for Your Rights

Our reliable lawyers are at your side every step of the way.



In Trouble With the Law, or Worry You Will Be Soon?

Our team will fight for your interests and will stand up for you in court if you are accused of a criminal charge.

We Have Gained Your Trust and Confidence

Check out the reviews to get a glimpse of the feedback we have received from our happy and satisfied clients.

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