When a person with mental health issues is accused of committing a crime, our objective is to seek an alternative path away from the criminal justice system if appropriate.
Mental Health Related Defence
Francesca Yaskiel has experience defending cases where mental health is a factor. Throughout her career, Ms. Yaskiel has successfully represented clients with mental health issues facing a range of criminal charges. Given the 10 years that Francesca held a position as an Alternate Chair with the Ontario Review Board, she also has extensive experience in representing clients found unfit to stand trial and persons found not criminally responsible on account of mental disorder.
If you or someone you know is facing a criminal charge where mental health is an issue, it is important for you to speak with experienced legal counsel.
Contact Francesca Yaskiel today to discuss your case.