Year called to the bar: 1988
Toronto sexual assault lawyer Francesca Yaskiel is regarded within the criminal defence bar and judiciary as a leading lawyer when it comes to the defence of sexual assault cases. With over 30 years of experience in criminal law, Ms. Yaskiel provides a skilled and dynamic defence to best protect your liberty and reputation.
An Experienced Toronto Sexual Assault Lawyer on Your Side
Having served as an Assistant Crown Attorney, Ms. Yaskiel has insight to the criminal justice system from both a defence and prosecutorial perspective. Her years of experience and proven track record allow her to bring a unique and thoughtful approach to every sexual assault case.
Francesca is recognized amongst her colleagues for her expertise in defending sexual assault cases and is routinely sought after by her peers to assist with legal and strategic issues. She has successfully defended 100’s of sexual assault cases during her career and has developed a reputation for her strong advocacy skills and for ensuring that every possible avenue in defending her clients is explored.
Francesca has successfully represented individuals charged with all manners of sexual offences under the Criminal Code including:
- Aggravated sexual assault
- Sexual Assault
- Sexual Assault with a weapon
- Forcible confinement
- Historical sexual offences
- Indecent acts, fondling
- Invitation to sexual touching
- Possession of child pornography
- Sexual exploitation and Internet luring
- Sexual interference
- The Law Society of Upper Canada
- Criminal Lawyers Association
- National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- 1988: Called to the Bar of Ontario
Sexual Assault Charges are Serious
An experienced criminal lawyer with a successful track record of handling sex assault cases is your best defence. Francesca draws upon experts in many fields including forensic scientists, private investigators and technologists to investigate the case and uncover evidence that can be used to cross-examine complainants including providing evidence of false allegations.
If you have been arrested and charged by the police for any sexual offence under the Criminal Code of Canada it is important for you to speak with an experienced Toronto sexual assault lawyer without delay. Contact Francesca Yaskiel immediately at 416-847-0847 to discuss your case and protect your rights.