Mr. Royer is a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan College of Law having earned his Bachelor of Law in 2001. Law School was followed by articling at an Edmonton based Criminal Defense law firm. Mr. Royer has been dedicated to the area of criminal defense work since law school, and continued that focus in his employment during his articles. While in law school, Mr. Royer wrote major papers on areas focusing on criminal law including euthanasia, and dangerous offender legislation. His interest in Criminal Law was a focus from the beginning.
Mr. Royer was called to the bar after successfully completing both his articles and bar admission programs in 2003. After being called to the bar May 31, 2003, Mr. Royer began successfully defending people charged with criminal code offences immediately, and received written and reported decisions that set precedence in law. To date Mr. Royer has been involved in over 50 reported cases that show Mr. Royer as a formidable advocate.
As a Criminal Defence Lawyer located in Edmonton, Alberta Mr. Royer has experience in Criminal Courts ranging from British Columbia, the Northwest Territories, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Ontario. Mr. Royer has represented persons accused of crimes in every level of Court including Provincial Courts, Courts of Queen’s Bench, and Appellant Court’s in a variety of Provinces, including the Supreme Court of Canada. More >