Sunday, September 24th, 2023


Richard Auger, Criminal Defence LawyerIf you’ve been charged with a criminal driving offence anywhere in Ontario, Richard Auger is one of the top criminal lawyers available to represent you and fight your criminal charges.

Specialized Experience: Over more than 13 years of practicing criminal law, Richard has developed a reputation for successfully handling cases concerning a wide variety of driving offences, including:

  • Impaired Driving
  • Blowing “Over 80”
  • Refusal to Provide Breath Sample
  • Any other driving offence under the Criminal Code of Canada or Ontario’s Highway Traffic Act.

Since obtaining his law degree from the University of Ottawa in 1995 becoming a lawyer in 1997, Mr. Auger has represented clients in countless criminal court trials. He has also represented numerous professionals, including physicians, surgeons, lawyers, veterinarians and police officers.

Tough Reputation: Richard is well known for his meticulous preparation, his fearsome cross-examinations and his relentless research of the law. Court opponents know that if a point of law arises on a case, Richard will have a complete case book and detailed knowledge of the pertinent law in the area. Richard understands that many cases are won by “out-preparing” the other side.

Media Presence: Richard is a legal authority who speaks to reporters often. He has been interviewed on CTV’s “Canada AM” and quoted in every major newspaper, including The Ottawa Citizen, The Globe and Mail, The National Post, The Montreal Gazette and The Toronto Star.

Author: Richard is the author of two consumer guides on Ontario criminal law: Not Guilty! Fight and Win your Criminal Case and Fighting Drinking and Driving Charges. Both are available online, free of charge, at

If you’ve been charged with an Ontario driving offence, contact Richard Auger directly by email at or by phone at (613) 233-4529.