Ducharme Weber LLP is a newly-formed law firm dedicated exclusively to defending persons charged with serious criminal offences and related matters such as a foreign country seeking extradition. Patrick Ducharme and Evan Weber specialize in criminal defence.
They defend all manner of cases from first-degree murder to impaired driving and shoplifting. Every criminal offence, regardless of type, is important to the person charged. They are in the business of protecting their clients from criminal conviction. Patrick and Evan also teach criminal trial advocacy to young aspiring law students and lawyers. They are dedicated to this specialized area of the law.
Patrick has represented approximately 100 persons charged with first-degree murder, second-degree murder and manslaughter. No case is too big or too difficult for these seasoned trial lawyers. They are in a criminal trial court room somewhere in the province of Ontario every day.
Patrick and Evan were both previously members of the law firm Ducharme Fox LLP. Patrick and Evan decided to set up their own law firm dedicated to defending criminal charges.
The work of a criminal defence lawyer is challenging. A successful trial lawyer requires an understanding of the law and the skill of a consummate storyteller. For over thirty years, Patrick Ducharme has been providing effective, informed, creative, and successful legal representation to his clients in a wide range of difficult and high-profile cases.
Patrick’s innovative courtroom techniques and strategies have long been recognized by his colleagues in the profession. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations of America. Fellowship is by special invitation only. It is a distinction bestowed upon exceptional trial lawyers in the United States and Canada whose advocacy and standards of ethical conduct, professionalism, civility and collegiality are models to be emulated by the lawyers of North America. He has also been selected by his peers to be included in Woodward and White’s Best Lawyers in Canada.
Download Patrick Ducharme’s CV (PDF format).
Evan was called to the Ontario bar in 2010. He received a Juris doctor degree from the University of detroit Mercy and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Windsor after successfully completing a joint JD/LLB Program in 2009.
Ducharme Weber LLP
Windsor: +1 519 259 1800
Fax: +1 519 259 1830
Toronto: +1 416 551 2714
Detroit: +1 313 441 5242
24-hour live answering service: +1 519-971-7000
We are moving to The Walker Power Building approximately December, 2018. Our new offices will be located at:
325 Devonshire Road, Walkerville District, Windsor