Understanding first Appearance after Release
What is a First Appearance?
It is often thought that a Brampton court first appearance after release by way of Promise to Appear or a Bail hearing is a trial date. This is not true. purpose of the first appearance is to collect disclosure.
Is a lawyer required at Brampton court’s first appearance?
It is useful to retain a #Bramptoncriminallawyer prior to your first appearance in order to expedite the process. People facing criminal charges may find themselves spending the entire day in Brampton Court, however, having representation at the first appearance can not only get your case heard sooner but having a #criminallawyer your first appearance allows your defense earlier on in the process.