Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers is an established and reputable criminal law specialist firm serving Reservoir. Our lawyers are experienced advocates for clients charged with criminal offences ranging from traffic matters in Magistrates’ Court to murder cases in the Supreme Court.
Legal Services in Reservoir
Assisting You in All Criminal Law Matters in ReservoirDribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers Reservoir assist clients in a wide variety of criminal matters 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, to name a few. Our lawyers have experience in Children’s Court, Magistrates’ Court, County Court, and Supreme Court.
Our solicitors at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers have extensive experience defending criminal cases. It does not matter if you are required to appear before the Magistrates’ Court, County Court, Supreme Court, or Victorian Court of Appeal, our team at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers is uniquely equipped to assist you.
At Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers, our traffic lawyers represent clients in a number of traffic offences including careless driving, loss of traction, driving with a suspended licence, drink driving, and drug driving. Trust our firm to steer you in the right direction and reach the best outcome for you.
Drink driving cases are often handled by our team at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers. Our lawyers have defended clients who have been charged with driving under the influence (“DUI”), driving whilst intoxicated (“DWI”), and other drink driving matters in the Heidelberg Magistrates’ Court. We have the experience that you can trust.
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers has a team of lawyers that specialise in representing clients dealing with drug offences. These offences range from small possession charges in Magistrates’ Court to severe offences including trafficking charges. Drug charges can result in serious consequences for those accused. It is important to choose a lawyer you can trust to represent you in these matters.
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Why Choose Us
Leading Criminal Law Firm in Reservoir
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers is the leading firm in Reservoir because of our superb attention to detail, exceptional advocacy, unmatched forensic judgement, and the customer service we provide to all of our clients. David Dribbin and Michael Brown originally founded Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers to provide clients with the best possible advocacy in criminal matters. Over the years, our firm has become a reputable and trusted name in the community. We are a Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialist Criminal Lawyers, and we have over 100 years of combined firm experience in practising as both traffic and criminal defence lawyers.
Criminal Defence Lawyers Serving Reservoir
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers are a well-known firm located in Melbourne, Ringwood, Dandenong, Frankston, Geelong, Moorabbin, Ballarat, and Werribee. Our firm specialises in criminal law, and our lawyers are highly experienced criminal defence advocates. We have relationships with Victoria’s more experienced trial barristers at the criminal bar. Most importantly, our firm understands and embraces the concept of client care, and we continously work to achieve outstanding results for our clients.
Best Criminal Law Firm & Defence Solicitors
The solicitors at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers are the best in Reservoir. Lawyers at our firm solely represent clients dealing with matters of criminal law, traffic law, and intervention order law and have access to the same courts regularly, giving them a thorough understanding of the courts and the law.
Frequently Asked Questions
Searching for the right criminal defence lawyer can be a daunting task. Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers can assist you in choosing the best criminal defence lawyer in Reservoir. When you provide our firm’s support staff with information regarding your criminal matter, we can direct you to the best lawyer. Additionally, when you meet the lawyer you are matched with, ask the lawyer questions to make certain you and your lawyer are on the same page regarding your representation.
The criminal defence lawyers at our firm in Reservoir 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.
The costs and fees of hiring a criminal defence lawyer vary based on the matter at hand. Our policy at Dribbin & Brown, for Magistrates’ Court matters, is to quote one fee for services rendered whenever possible – so you will know exactly what your representation will cost at the onset. For matters in the County and Supreme Courts, we will strive to clearly explain our fees at the beginning of the representation.
For help with finding a good criminal lawyer, reach out to Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers. We can help. Our support staff is available by phone or email from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m., seven days a week. We offer phone appointments and video conferences for individuals who are unable to come to our office in Reservoir to meet. We learn about your legal issue in your initial consultation and use our expertise to determine which expert in our firm can best handle your case.
If you cannot afford the costs of a criminal lawyer, there are options available for you. Legal Aid is a government-funded service in Australia that provides free legal representation or advice to qualifying individuals. Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers welcome Legal Aid enquiries from individuals who are interested in receiving aid or have been approved to receive aid. On occasion, our firm works with clients that have received funding from the Legal Aid program.
If you have been charged with a criminal offence, finding a criminal lawyer in your locality who specialises in handling criminal matters, i.e., a criminal defence lawyer, would best serve you. A lawyer that specialises in criminal defence will understand the law governing your offence, and they will also understand the local court system. Contact Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers, and our firm can assist you and connect you with one of our highly experienced lawyers.
It is best to hire a criminal lawyer as soon as you have been charged in a criminal matter. If you are already past that initial point in your criminal case, you can still hire a lawyer to assist you, and you will likely be very glad that you did. The right lawyer can reduce the stress you have associated with your criminal case by stepping in and making things right.
When reaching out to lawyers, there are a few key questions that you should ask as a potential client. These questions may vary based on the nature of your criminal matter.
- Based on the charges I am facing, what are the possible outcomes?
- Have you handled cases like mine before?
- What is your specific specialty area?
- Roughly how long will my case take?
- How much do you charge?
- How long have you practised law?