Were You the Victim of Assault in Calgary?

Were you the victim of assault, abuse, harassment, or robbery? You may be entitled to financial compensation under the  Alberta Victims of Crime Act. The Act supports individuals who have sustained an injury directly caused by an eligible offence. Higgerty Law's experienced lawyers will help you obtain maximum compensation  pursuant to the Alberta legislation.

To qualify for financial benefits, the following must apply to you:

  • You have been a victim of an offence which occurred within the past 2 years;
  • You have sustained physical and/or psychological injuries as a direct result of the offence; and
  • The offence committed is an eligible offence under the Act.
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Why Higgerty Law?

Proven Success

The Higgerty Law team has proven success in representing Alberta victims of crime.

No Upfront Costs

We represent victims of crime on a contingency fee basis. We are paid from the proceeds of your award.

Complete Service

We will represent you in all stages of the claim process, including an review hearing.

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How Our Lawyers Can Help

The Alberta Victims of Crime Act provides one-time financial assistance to victims of crime. The financial benefit is based on the severity of the victim’s verified injuries as defined in the Victims of Crime Regulation.

Depending on the severity of the injuries you suffered, you may be entitled to maximum compensation.

Higgerty Law will manage all aspects of your claim, including: submitting all  forms to the Government of Alberta; collecting  police or medical records to verify your claim; assisting with the review process; and ensuring you receive payments. We support victims of  physical and sexual assault, robbery, harassment, theft and property damage.

Contact Our Lawyers In Calgary

Higgerty Law is committed to providing our clients with strong legal support and maximum results. We know how to help you when you are  facing the most difficult moments of your life. We'll help you get the compensation you deserve for your pain and suffering.

If you are suffering and were victimized by a crime, don’t miss out on getting the compensation you deserve.  Our lawyers will help you with every step.


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