Richard represented a physician charged with sexual assault. He cross-examined the complainant alleging sexual assault, which resulted in the charges being withdrawn at the end of the preliminary hearing. Location: Pembroke, Ontario.
Richard was co-counsel on a jury trial for sexual assault, involving significant pre-trial work up and investigation to obtain records and other evidence to discredit the complainant. Based largely on Richard’s pre-trial preparation, senior counsel was able to discredit the complainant at the beginning of the trial. The Crown attorney abandoned the prosecution shortly after the trial started. Location: Toronto, Ontario.
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