Lawyer Profile

Maureen B. Currie

Criminal defence lawyer Maureen Currie has over 30 years of experience. She previously worked as a prosecutor in the Crown Attorney's office - experience now useful in her practice as a criminal defence lawyer. She is known for her fearless representation of clients charged with serious criminal law offences, close personal attention and commitment in providing a thorough criminal defence whether it’s:


  • Working behind the scenes to persuade the prosecution to withdraw its case,
  • Getting the best results possible on a guilty plea or
  • Defending you in a criminal trial

If you are charged with a criminal offence, Maureen Currie will vigorously defend you.
A criminal record can have lifelong ramifications.

It can restrict a person’s ability to obtain or keep employment, pursue advanced education, become a Canadian citizen, remain in Canada, and travel. For these reasons alone, a person charged with an offence should always consult a criminal lawyer before the first court appearance. Many people have made the mistake of pleading guilty without legal advice - just to “get it over with” and only later find out the serious problems associated with having a criminal record.

As we move forward in your defence, Ms. Currie will be able to help you decide whether it would be in your best interests to proceed to trial or to attempt to resolve the charge by one of the methods to avoid a criminal record » While a successful criminal defence involves careful preparation and research, many cases can often be quickly resolved behind the scenes by negotiation, to address criminal charges as simply and inexpensively as possible.

A criminal lawyer with experience and commitment that provides quality and thorough legal representation.

When it is necessary to take a case through to trial Ms. Currie will not hesitate to vigorously defend your interests. She has the reputation, experience and commitment to provide quality and thorough legal representation. You can be assured that you will receive close personal attention and assistance while your legal rights are protected. We listen to your concerns and explain the legal process. We keep you informed of the status of your case. When we are not immediately available to take your telephone calls, we ensure that they are returned within 24 hours.

 

  • Criminal Law Testimonial:

    I recently obtained Ms. Currie's services pertaining to a Criminal offence. I found her to be quite capable in all aspects of Criminal law. Especially since the Crown was pushing for a criminal record , probation and more. Ms. Currie Pushed back and got the Crown to withdraw all charges. I would not hesitate for a moment to use her services again, if I was ever in need. However, I truly hope that will never come to pass. Thank You, Maureen.


    by Dave L Oakville
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