Legal Services in the Yukon Territory

The Yukon

At Tarnow Criminal Law, we’re a full service criminal defence law firm in the Yukon Territory that provides legal services. If you’ve recently been charged with a criminal matter,  we’re the lawyers you can trust to help you out of your legal trouble. With over 50 years of working in criminal law, David Tarnow and Jason Tarnow are expert at legal issues and can tackle any defence case, no matter the odds mounting against you. Call our Yukon office today and we’ll begin your case.

Our lawyers serve these locations:

Criminal Defence 

Criminal defense can be challenging. Before you go to court, know your rights.  The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms is in place and guarantees you the right to be represented by a lawyer. If you’re being charged with a criminal matter, consult a criminal defense lawyer as soon as you can. They’ll protect your rights and play a pivotal role in defending your case.

Why Do You Need An Lawyer in The Yukon?

At Tarnow Criminal Law, we’re dedicated to providing our clients with the best legal counsel possible in the Yukon Territory. When you choose us to defend your case, you can expect continuous communication, personalized attention, and utmost professionalism and care throughout the duration of our service. We’ll also keep you informed so you know what’s happening every step of the way.

Choosing the right defence lawyer affects the outcome of your trial. Before we begin your court case, we’ll provide you with a consultation so we can discuss your charges and give you the opportunity to ask questions confidentially. It’s important to discuss your case with your potential lawyer before hiring him to defend your case. By inviting you to talk to us first, we hope to address your concerns and explain your charges to make your decision that much easier.

A list of offences that our office frequently encounters, including BUT NOT LIMITED to:
Cyber Crime
Harassment, Pornography related

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Driving Offences
Impaired Driving/Driving over .08/Causing Death/Bodily Harm, Driving while Prohibited, Dangerous Driving

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Firearm Offences
Use of Firearm in Commission of an Offence, Unsafe Storage of a Firearm, Pointing a Firearm, Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm, Possession of Unauthorized Firearm, Possession of a Restricted or Prohibited Firearm, Weapons Trafficking, Possession of a Weapon Contrary to an Order

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Violent Crimes
Domestic, Assault causing Bodily Harm, Aggravated Assault, Assault with a Weapon, Uttering Threats to Cause Death or Bodily Harm, 1st & 2nd Degree Murder, Attempted Murder, Manslaughter

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Commercial Crime
False Pretences, Credit Card related offences, Breach of Trust, Unlawful possession, Identity Theft

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Young Offenders
All youth (ages 17 and under) who are charged with offences

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Possession of Stolen Property, Theft over/under $5,000

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Prefer to meet with a lawyer via video conferencing? Initial consultations can be held through encrypted video conferencing software like Zoom and MSTeams. All video consultations are fully confidential and protected by solicitor-client privilege.


“Officer, I know my constitutional rights. Firstly, I refuse to speak with you, other than to identify myself. I further refuse to consent for you to search my person, or my residence, or my motor vehicle. I wish to speak to my lawyer immediately. If I am not under arrest, I wish to leave.”


PHONE: 604.278.0555  FAX: 604.278.0525

#210-7340 Westminster Hwy. Richmond, BC V6X 1A1