Facing a murder charge can be one of the most awful experiences an individual can endure. If you have been accused of murder charges in Ottawa and need of professional legal representation, Engel & Associates is the law firm you can count on. Murder is defined within the Criminal Code as either first-degree or second-degree murder. Any intentional killing of another that is planned and deliberate will constitute first-degree murder.
Murder can be reduced to manslaughter where the accused committed the offence “in the heat of passion caused by sudden provocation” where they acted suddenly without sufficient time for their “passion to cool off” (Criminal Code, s. 232, ss. 1-2). Our team will ensure to study your case from all angles in order to arrive at a fair solution. We are known for our exceptional legal representation, and we have the expertise to handle various murder or manslaughter cases with utmost dedication.
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At Engel & Associates, we understand how difficult it is handle such situations. If you feel that the police have wrongfully interfered with your rights, we are here to help you. If you have any questions about our areas of practice or if you would like to meet and discuss your case, give us a call right away. We will be happy to help you.