Bernard Cugelman and Mitchell Eisen have more than 60 years of combined experience in all aspects of criminal defence. They have successfully conducted countless trials, bail hearings, Charter of Rights motions, preliminary inquiries, and appeals at all levels of Court in the Province of Ontario, including the Ontario Court of Appeal, the Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Court of Justice, and the Ontario Provincial Offences Court. They have built their outstanding reputation on hard work, an emphasis upon listening to the concerns of their clients and answering those concerns, fearless representation, and an unwavering dedication to excellence in criminal defence work. Today, CUGELMAN & EISEN is considered the leading criminal law firm in the Barrie area and Simcoe County . Their practice extends to all areas of criminal defence, young offenders, and provincial and federal regulatory offences. Both Bernard Cugelman and Mitchell Eisen have been recognized as Certified Specialists in Criminal Law by the Law Society of Upper Canada, the body which regulates lawyers in Ontario. They defend all criminal charges including impaired driving, domestic assault, sexual assault, drugs, fraud, firearms and weapons, property offences, and homicide cases, to highlight but a few.
As the criminal law is constantly changing and evolving, both lawyers dedicate themselves to keeping abreast of the latest developments in Canadian criminal law by way of regular legal research and attendance at legal conferences, which are essential to providing the best possible defence for every client. They can assist you through every phase of your criminal case, from police investigations, bail, and pre-trial hearings, to trials, plea negotiations, and appeals. The law offices of CUGELMAN & EISEN are located at 89 Collier St. Suite 100, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1H2, or they can be reached by calling (705) 721-1888.