Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers is an accredited criminal law firm with a team of experienced criminal defence lawyers ready to assist you. Our defence lawyers deal with matters in various jurisdictions including the Magistrates’ Court and the Supreme Court.
Legal Services in Hadfield
Assisting You in All Criminal Law Matters in HadfieldOur firm, Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Hadfield, assists clients in substantially all criminal matters. Our firm’s solicitors have experience handling matters in Children’s Court, Magistrates’ Court, County Court, and Supreme Court. We also have experience handling a wide range of criminal offences, including drink driving, drug offences, matters involving traffic offences, bail applications, appeals, family matters, violence, assault, stealing, sex crimes, royal commission work, and sheriff and infringement warrants.
Defending clients in criminal court requires skill and experience. At Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers, we have skilful lawyers with the experience you can trust. Our team is able to advise and assist you regardless of where you are facing charges – whether they be in Magistrates’ Court, County Courts, Supreme Courts, or the Victorian Court of Appeal.
The lawyers at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers are well-versed in the law governing traffic offences and regularly deal with a variety of offences, including careless driving, loss of traction, driving with a suspended licence, and both drink and drug driving. Our traffic lawyers may be able to help you keep your driver’s licence, get your charges withdrawn, or minimise the time spent in custody.
Our team at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers specialises in dealing with drink driving cases. Our lawyers have substantial experience with representing clients charged with driving under the influence (“DUI”), driving whilst intoxicated (“DWI”), and drink driving generally in the Broadmeadows Magistrates’ Court. We have the experience and skill that you can trust!
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers has a team of lawyers dedicated to representing clients with drug offences that range from small quantity possession charges to large quantity commercial trafficking charges. Our firm has experience representing clients in both Magistrates’ Court, County Courts, and Supreme Courts. Drug charges can carry serious offences, and if you are charged with a drug offence, you must choose counsel that can adequately represent you in these matters.
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Why Choose Us
Leading Criminal Law Firm in Hadfield
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers is a reputable firm of Law Institute Accredited Specialist Criminal Lawyers. Our firm was originally founded by David Dribbin and Michael Brown to provide clients with the best representation in criminal matters. We have over 100 years of combined firm experience in practising as traffic and criminal defence lawyers. Our team consistently demonstrates superb attention to detail, unmatched, zealous advocacy, excellent forensic judgement, and excellent customer service for all of our clients.
Criminal Defence Lawyers Serving Hadfield
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers is a highly-regarded firm based in Victoria with locations in Melbourne, Ringwood, Dandenong, Frankston, Geelong, Moorabbin, Ballarat, and Werribee. Our lawyers specialise in criminal law and have a great deal of experience advocating for their clients. We have developed excellent relationships with Victoria’s more experienced trial barristers at the criminal bar. Additionally, we embrace the concept of client care, and with each case, we work to achieve outstanding results for our clients.
Best Criminal Law Firm & Defence Solicitors
The best criminal law firm in Hadfield is Dribbin and Brown Criminal Lawyers. We employ solicitors who practice criminal law, traffic law, and intervention order law. Our solicitors gain an in-depth understanding of the laws and the courts they attend through continued practice, studies, and specialisation.
Frequently Asked Questions
For assistance with choosing the best criminal defence lawyer, contact Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Hadfield. If you are charged with a criminal offence in Hadfield, our support staff can guide you to the best lawyer to handle your matter. Reach out to our firm any time from 7 a.m. to 12 a.m., seven days a week, and provide our support staff with information about your legal issue. We will guide you through the process and match you with the best advocate.
The criminal defence lawyers at our firm in Hadfield defend clients in all stages of their criminal matters. Criminal defence lawyers complete the majority of tasks that must be handled in criminal law cases, e.g., contacting the courts and appropriate lawyers to resolve matters. Criminal defence lawyers may examine evidence and present arguments to courts demonstrating their clients’ innocence in the criminal matter. Criminal defence lawyers may also negotiate with governing authorities to lessen repercussions.
Costs of hiring a criminal defence lawyer vary based on the criminal matter and a large number of other factors, e.g., the defendant’s prior record, the length of time in court, the jurisdiction, etc. At Dribbin & Brown, for Magistrates’ Court matters, we quote one fee for services rendered whenever we can – so our clients know exactly what their representation will cost at the onset. For County and Supreme Court matters, we do our best to explain our fees at the beginning of the representation.
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Hadfield can help you find a good criminal lawyer. Our firm specialises in criminal defence. We are available seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 12 a.m. by phone and email. Our firm is happy to offer phone appointments and video appointments to individuals who are unable to meet at our Hadfield office in person. In these meetings, we will learn more about the legal issue you are dealing with and use this information to find you the best legal representation.
If you cannot pay a criminal lawyer’s fees, there are alternative options available. Legal Aid is a helpful and substantial option for support. Legal Aid is a government-funded service in Australia that provides legal representation and advice, free of charge to individuals that qualify for the program. Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers accepts Legal Aid enquiries, and we occasionally take on clients that are recipients of Legal Aid funding.
If you have been charged with a criminal offence, it is best to hire a criminal lawyer in your locality who specialises in handling criminal matters, i.e., a criminal defence lawyer. Lawyers that specialise in criminal defence will be familiar with the law governing your offence, and they will also be familiar with the local court system. Call Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers, and our firm can assist you in working with one of our highly experienced lawyers.
It is advantageous to hire a criminal lawyer as soon as you have been charged with a criminal offence. However, if you are past that point, do not fear, you can still hire a lawyer to assist you even if you are part of the way through the process. The right lawyer can reduce the stress and worries you have regarding your criminal case by stepping into the matter and making things right.
If you are looking for a lawyer, it is helpful to ask questions to determine whether the lawyer is the best person to represent you in your criminal matter. The following questions may help you determine if a lawyer is right for you.
- What outcomes typically result from the charges I am dealing with?
- Have you represented a client in a similar case?
- Do you specialise in a specific area of criminal law?
- How long will I be dealing with this case?
- What are your rates for these matters?
- How long have you been practising law?