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Pat Atherton

Pat Atherton

Pat Atherton is a dedicated criminal lawyer based in Halifax. Focusing on criminal law, Pat provides you with a strategic and vigorous criminal defense.

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Atherton Nicholson

Pat Atherton

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Address

52 Kings Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Hours

Monday to friday 09:00 am to 05:00 am
Weekends 12:00 am to 12:00 am
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Address

16 Church St, Amherst, Nova Scotia

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Hours

Monday to friday 12:00 am to 12:00 am
Weekends 12:00 am to 12:00 am

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About me

Impaired driving? Driving under the influence? Refusing the Breathalyzer?

The penalty for a conviction for these offences can be severe. Depending on the charge and the facts, the Court may sentence you to pay a fine, complete a probation order, or even serve a prison sentence. The effects of a conviction for a criminal impaired driving offence are immeasurable and go beyond the Court Room. Don’t face it alone. You need Pat Atherton now.

Mr. Atherton has been practicing law in Halifax for 14 years and is highly accomplished with impaired driving cases and the technical areas involved. His experience has given him a powerful working knowledge of the procedures to follow and the various defenses that can be raised. He has worked with several toxicologists and is well versed in police procedures, as well as the operation of the Breathalyzer, and many other important issues relevant to the laws of Nova Scotia.

Don’t plead guilty until you know your rights. Let Mr. Atherton examine the evidence to determine if there are any legal defenses to the charges against you. He will handle this potentially embarrassing and confusing situation discreetly and quietly on your behalf

If you want to get the best possible results for your case call Mr. Atherton now and rest easy.

Basic information

Languages I speak

English

Email

patatherton@eastlink.ca
Awards & bar associations

Bar associations

Nova Scotia Canada Bar Association

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Practice areas

  • Assault
  • Sexual Assault
  • Domestic Assault
  • Impaired/DUI
  • Drugs
  • Fraud
  • Shoplifting
  • Theft

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About me

Impaired driving? Driving under the influence? Refusing the Breathalyzer?

The penalty for a conviction for these offences can be severe. Depending on the charge and the facts, the Court may sentence you to pay a fine, complete a probation order, or even serve a prison sentence. The effects of a conviction for a criminal impaired driving offence are immeasurable and go beyond the Court Room. Don’t face it alone. You need Pat Atherton now.

Mr. Atherton has been practicing law in Halifax for 14 years and is highly accomplished with impaired driving cases and the technical areas involved. His experience has given him a powerful working knowledge of the procedures to follow and the various defenses that can be raised. He has worked with several toxicologists and is well versed in police procedures, as well as the operation of the Breathalyzer, and many other important issues relevant to the laws of Nova Scotia.

Don’t plead guilty until you know your rights. Let Mr. Atherton examine the evidence to determine if there are any legal defenses to the charges against you. He will handle this potentially embarrassing and confusing situation discreetly and quietly on your behalf

If you want to get the best possible results for your case call Mr. Atherton now and rest easy.

Basic information

Languages I speak

English

Email

patatherton@eastlink.ca
Awards & bar associations

Bar associations

Nova Scotia Canada Bar Association

Start your case review

Please fill out the secure form below. This confidential information will be forwarded for my immediate review.

25+
Years of experience
400+
Number of cases
1
Number of bar associations I am a member

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