Mr. Chevrefils has developed a practice focused primarily on criminal defence or other quasi-criminal matters that are handled by the Provincial Court of Alberta at the trial level. This includes offences such as assaults, impaired driving/DUI, dangerous driving, drug possession/ trafficking, theft, fraud, mischief, and resisting arrest/assaulting a police officer. However, he has appeared in all levels of court in Alberta including the Court of Queen’s Bench and the Alberta Court of Appeal. He has been mentored by some of the best legal minds in Calgary including Willie deWit, Lorne Scott, and Gregory Dunn, and works passionately for his clients. Mr. Chevrefils takes the time to get to know you and your story, and develop a strategy to best assist you with your current situation.
Mr. Chevrefils is an active member of the legal community and volunteers his time as an advising lawyer at Student Legal Assistance, and previously with Calgary Legal Guidance. He is a member of the Law Society of Alberta, the Calgary Criminal defence Lawyers Association, the Calgary Bar Association, and has sat on the executive board for the Alberta Branch of the Canadian Bar Association’s Criminal Section.
Mr. Chevrefils accepts both private and Legal Aid retainers. He is a criminal defence lawyer based out of Calgary, Alberta - primarily servicing Provincial Courts located in Calgary, Cochrane, Didsbury, Airdrie, Strathmore, Okotoks, Brooks, Medicine Hat, Lethbridge, Red Deer, and Edmonton. However, he appears in Provincial Criminal Court all over the province of Alberta and on occasion in British Columbia and Saskatchewan.
If you have been charged with a criminal or quasi-criminal offence, please contact Joel Chevrefils 24 hours a day at: 403.830.1980 or 403.233.0443 and ask to speak with him or his assistant Stephanie or visit his personal website at albertacriminaldefencelawyers.ca