Before becoming a defence lawyer, Michael Martin spent over 30 years as an award winning criminal trial counsel. As the former Crown Attorney for both Bruce and Grey Counties he has practiced locally since 1999 at all levels of court. Facing a criminal charge or a driving offence is an intimidating and often a life changing event. Do not risk handling this on your own. Michael Martin will help you to know your rights and to understand the consequences of a conviction. He will expertly assess the strength of the Prosecution's case and the defences open to you. He will guide and represent you through the complicated and often confusing court process involving set date appearances, Prosecution meetings and Judicial Pre-Trials. If you choose to go to trial, he will bring to bear years of court room skills and strategy in an attempt to produce the best results for you available in the circumstances. Michael offers his legal services to the people of Port Elgin, Southampton, Cape Croker, Saugeen First Nation, Owen Sound, Walkerton, Hanover, Collingwood, Wiarton, Meaford and everywhere in between. Let Michael Martin help you limit or eliminate your criminal liability.