Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Watergardens is a reputable and accredited law firm that specialises in representing clients involved with criminal matters in Victoria. Our firm’s lawyers have experience representing clients charged with criminal offences ranging from small traffic matters in Magistrates’ Court to murder cases in the Supreme Court.
Legal Services in Watergardens
Assisting You in All Criminal Law Matters in WatergardensDribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers Watergardens assists clients in a wide variety of criminal matters. We have experience representing clients in Children’s Court, Magistrates’ Court, County Court, and Supreme Court. Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers have handled many 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.
Our solicitors at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Watergardens specialise in representing clients who have been charged with criminal offences. We have represented clients in serious criminal matters and less serious criminal matters in the Sunshine Magistrates’ Court, County Courts, Supreme Courts, and the Victorian Court of Appeal.
The lawyers at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Watergardens know your local traffic laws inside and out and regularly deal with cases involving careless driving, traction loss, driving with a suspended licence, and both drug and drink driving. Our lawyers will work to help you retain your driver’s licence, reduce jail time, or get your charges withdrawn.
Drink driving cases are regularly handled by the solicitors at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers. Our firm has defended a number of clients who have been charged with offences such as driving under the influence (“DUI”), driving whilst intoxicated (“DWI”), and other drink driving matters in local Magistrates’ Courts.
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Watergardens have represented clients with drug offences in Magistrates’ Court, County Court, and the Supreme Court. We have experience representing clients with large, high-quantity drug trafficking charges, and smaller quantity possession charges. Our experienced lawyers can represent you in your case. Contact us today!
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Why Choose Us
Leading Criminal Law Firm in Watergardens
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Watergardens, founded by David Dribbin and Michael Brown, is the best criminal defence firm in the area. Our firm is a Law Institute of Victoria Accredited firm specialising in criminal law with over 100 years of combined firm experience practising in traffic law and criminal defence. We go above and beyond to provide clients with superb advocacy, customer service, and unmatched attention to detail in every matter.
Criminal Defence Lawyers Serving Watergardens
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers is known throughout Victoria as the best criminal defence firm. Our firm has locations in Melbourne, Ringwood, Dandenong, Frankston, Geelong, Moorabbin, Ballarat, and Werribee. We specialise in criminal defence, and our lawyers are highly experienced criminal defence advocates. Our firm also has excellent relationships with Victoria’s more experienced trial barristers. We understand and embrace the concept of client care, and we work to achieve the best possible results for our clients.
Best Criminal Law Firm & Defence Solicitors
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers prides itself in providing the best legal representation to its clients. Our firm has been practising criminal law, traffic law and intervention order law solely for years, and by attending the same courts in Watergardens on a regular basis, we are extremely familiar with the courts’ procedures and legal subject matter.
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 Watergardens. 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.
Criminal defence lawyers at our firm in Watergardens defend clients at each step of the way in their criminal case. Criminal defence lawyers complete the necessary tasks that must be handled in criminal matters. A criminal defence lawyer may contact the courts and appropriate opposing representation to resolve matters. Criminal defence lawyers may examine evidence or compose and present arguments to courts demonstrating their clients’ innocence. Criminal defence lawyers may also negotiate with governing authorities to lessen criminal sentences.
At Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers, for Magistrates’ Court matters, we do our best to quote one fee for services rendered. For matters that our clients are dealing with in County and Supreme Courts, we do our best to explain how our fees work at the onset of representation. Lawyers’ fees vary based on the type of offence, length of time spent in court, and many other factors. The lawyers at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers do their best to provide clients with cost and fee information.
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Watergardens specialises in criminal defence and can assist you in finding a good criminal lawyer. We are available every day of the week from 7 a.m. to 12 a.m. by phone and email. Our firm is happy to offer phone appointments and video alternative appointments to people who are unable to meet at our Watergardens office. In our initial meeting, we gather information about your legal issue, and we use this information to find you the best lawyer.
If you cannot afford the fees of a criminal lawyer, there are other options for you. Legal Aid is a common alternative. Legal Aid is a government-funded service in Australia. It provides legal representation or advice to qualifying individuals, free of charge. Our firm accepts all Legal Aid enquiries and on occasion, our firm works with clients that receive Legal Aid funding.
If you have been charged with a criminal offence, it is advantageous to hire a criminal lawyer in your suburb who specialises in handling criminal matters, i.e., a criminal defence lawyer. Lawyers that specialise in criminal defence will know the law governing your offence, and they will know the procedure of the local court system. Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers has a location in Watergardens, and our firm can assist you with your criminal case today.
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.
When interviewing potential solicitors to represent you in your criminal matter, it is important to ask them questions. If you ask the right questions, you can determine whether a lawyer is right for your case. These questions may prove useful to you in making your determination.
- What are the possible outcomes?
- Do you have a specialty in criminal law, or do you specialise in criminal law?
- Do you have experience dealing with cases like this?
- How long until we reach a resolution?
- Will this be a substantial financial obligation? What are your fee rates?