Being charged with an offence can be a stressful and overwhelming experience, impacting every aspect and facet of your life.
You may face restrictions of your liberties, seizure of your property, and be subjected to a lengthy and complicated court process. It may also result in you having a criminal record which might have a dramatic impact on certain aspects of you life, including travel.
You have many rights to protect you. It is important that you are aware of your rights, and that you obtain experienced and trustworthy legal advice to guide you during this difficult time.
Brian A. Beresh Q.C., is the senior and founding partner of the law firm of Beresh Law and has been practicing law for 42 years. Born and raised on a farm near Kipling, Saskatchewan, Mr. Beresh received his Bachelor of Arts with Distinction (with a major in Political Science and minor in Economics) in 1972 and later earned his Bachelor of Laws in 1975 from the University of Saskatchewan.
Mr. Beresh was called to the Saskatchewan Bar in 1976 and the Alberta Bar in 1980. He became a member of the Yukon Bar in 1986 and a member of the Northwest Territories Bar in 2008.
In 2018, Mr. Beresh left the practice he started more than 25 years ago to more aggressively pursue difficult cases that set precedent and pave the way for a fairer, more just Canadian legal system. Beresh Law is a boutique law firm focused on complex, difficult, or precedent-setting cases that require the expertise of one of the most expert Criminal Defence teams in Western Canada.