At Helps Law, we will fight on your behalf at every stage of a criminal hearing, from first appearance to trial, and at any level of court from Provincial to the Court of Appeal.
We ensure that you are fully briefed about your defences and options. You have the final say in how to proceed and you are always in control of your case.
We will be with you every step of the way to get the best result for you.
LISA JEAN HELPS
Founding partner of Helps Law.
A leading criminal defence laywer, Lisa has been counsel at the British Columbia Provincial, Supreme Court and Appeals Courts and at the Supreme Court of Canada. She teaches advocacy and trial procedure in the Criminology program at Simon Fraser University as an adjunct professor.
Jaskarmdeep (Jas) Mangat
Jas has extensive experience dealing with all types of criminal, regulatory and traffic offences, representing clients at all levels of court, including the Provincial Court of British Columbia, the Supreme Court of British Columbia and the British Columbia Court of Appeal.
He is also fluent in Punjabi.
WE ARE EXPERIENCED
IN ALL CRIMINAL CHARGES
Our lawyers are experts in the areas below and
we are regularly in the news to discuss various criminal offences.
Murder and manslaughter
Possession, production, cultivation, and importation
WIRETAP AND SEARCH WARRANT
Aggravated assault, assault causing bodily harm, domestic assault, assault with a weapon
Impaired driving, driving while prohibited, and Motor Vehicle Act offences
WHITE COLLAR CRIME
Fraud, major financial crime, possession of stolen property, and employee theft offences
Sexual assault, sexual interference, historic sexual offences, child pornography and sexual touching
Dangerous driving causing death and causing bodily harm
OTHER MAJOR CRIMES
Kidnapping, extortion, arson, and criminal negligence causing death