Domestic Assault & Assault Cases

Domestic Assault of Ex Wife

Vancouver Criminal Lawyer:  Meghan Forhan The Facts: Client’s ex-wife accused him of throwing her to the ground and threatening to stab her with a knife during an argument. Complainant had locked herself in the bedroom with their infant child and called 911 to report the alleged offence. Client [...]

Domestic Assault & Uttering Threats

Vancouver Criminal Lawyer: Meghan Forhan The Facts:  Accused client arrested for assault causing bodily harm and assault with a weapon after allegedly assaulting his wife. The complainant was located with injuries hiding outside of the accused’s home. The Complainant gave statement to police [...]

Domestic Assault & Mischief

Vancouver Criminal Lawyer: Meghan Forhan The Facts: Accused client arrested after breaking the door to girlfriend’s home, entering the residence, and allegedly assaulting her. Our client maintained his innocence and denied the assault. At trial, the accused client testified to his [...]

Client appealing his Assault conviction

Vancouver Criminal Lawyer: Joel Whysall The Facts: The accused was arrested following a complaint to police by his common law spouse that he had assaulted her. The accused represented himself at trial and was convicted but retained Mr. Whysall to appeal his conviction. Result: The trial judge [...]

Client charged with Domestic Assault

Vancouver Criminal Lawyer: Joel Whysall The Facts: The accused was arrested following police attendance to a noise complaint. Police took a statement from the girlfriend of the accused who described an assault. Police also observed red marks on the girlfriend consistent with injuries from an [...]