Should I plead guilty?

When charged with a crime in Ontario, oftentimes people will consider entering a plea of guilty for a variety of reasons. Should I plead guilty because it is cheaper? Should I plead guilty to find quick closure? Will pleading guilty prevent my family from learning about the charge?

Consider consulting with a defence lawyer before entering a plea. Pleading guilty in Ontario to a criminal offence will have serious consequences.

Talk to a Defence Lawyer in Ontario

The temptation to plead guilty to resolve the situation is a common feeling shared by many in your situation. In Ontario, a defence lawyer can act as your objective voice. Being guilty, according to the law in Ontario, is very different than feeling guilty.

If you want to speak with an experienced criminal lawyer in Ontario, call Leora Shemesh at (416) 944-8111.