Our firm, Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers, is an accredited criminal law specialist firm in Emerald with an experienced staff of lawyers ready to assist you with your criminal defence needs. We have experience dealing with criminal law cases in many jurisdictions and courts, and you can trust our firm to get the job done.
Legal Services in Emerald
Assisting You in All Criminal Law Matters in EmeraldIn Emerald, Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers assists clients with many criminal matters. We have experience representing clients with many offences, including but not limited to, drink driving offences, drug offences, traffic offences, bail applications, appeals, family matters, violence, assault, stealing, sex crimes, royal commission work, and sheriff and infringement warrants. We have also represented clients 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 lawyers are experts in the law governing traffic offences. Our team represents clients in matters related to careless driving, loss of traction, driving under the influence of drugs, and alcohol-related offences on a regular basis. Our team of lawyers can help you reach the best outcome in your case.
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers routinely handle drink driving cases. We have defended many clients who have been charged with offences including driving under the influence (“DUI”), driving whilst intoxicated (“DWI”), and other drink driving matters in local Magistrates’ Courts around Melbourne. Our firm has the experience that you can trust.
Our lawyers that specialise in drug-related charges at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers represent clients with cases that range from small quantity possession charges in Magistrates’ Court to offences that include large quantity commercial trafficking charges. Drug charges have the potential to result in serious consequences. As such, it is important to choose the best counsel to represent you in these matters.
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Why Choose Us
Leading Criminal Law Firm in Emerald
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers was originally founded by solicitors, David Dribbin and Michael Brown, to provide individuals charged with criminal offences with the best possible representation. Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers is a Law Institute of Victoria Accredited firm that specialises in criminal law. Our firm has over 100 years of combined firm experience in traffic law and criminal defence. We go to great lengths to provide clients with excellent advocacy, customer service, and unmatched attention to detail in every matter.
Criminal Defence Lawyers Serving Emerald
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers is a well-known firm. We have locations in Melbourne, Ringwood, Dandenong, Frankston, Geelong, Moorabbin, Ballarat, and Werribee. Our solicitors specialise in criminal law and are highly experienced advocates. As such, we have developed excellent relationships with Victoria’s most prominent trial barristers. We know that our clients come first, and in every case, we work to achieve the absolute best results for our clients.
Best Criminal Law Firm & Defence Solicitors
We have the top criminal lawyers at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers. Our lawyers are exclusively involved in criminal law, intervention orders, and traffic law. Our Emerald solicitors practice in the same courts on a consistent basis, giving them exceptional knowledge of the laws in Emerald and the courts’ specific procedures.
Frequently Asked Questions
For assistance with choosing the best criminal defence lawyer, contact Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Emerald. If you are charged with a criminal offence in Emerald, our support staff can guide you to the best lawyer to handle your matter. Contact us 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.
Criminal defence lawyers represent clients in matters involving criminal law violations. Criminal defence lawyers handle the majority of tasks associated with criminal law cases. For example, criminal defence lawyers can examine the evidence against you and demonstrate to courts that the evidence is not as clear-cut as the police state it is. Criminal defence lawyers can also negotiate with governing authorities to lessen sentences or assist in the removal of charges from your record. Criminal defence lawyers ensure that your voice is heard in the courtroom.
Lawyers’ fees vary based on the type of offence, time spent in court or dealing with the courts, and numerous other factors. However, the lawyers at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers work hard to provide clients with cost and fee information. At Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers, for Magistrates’ Court matters, whenever possible, we quote one fee for services rendered. For cases that are held in County and Supreme Courts, we explain our fees at the onset of representation whenever possible.
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 Emerald 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 are unable to afford the fees of a criminal lawyer, there are still options for you. Legal Aid is a common alternative; it is a government-funded service in Australia that provides legal representation or advice to qualifying individuals, free of charge. Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers accepts and welcomes Legal Aid enquiries and on occasion, our firm works with clients that are recipients of Legal Aid funding.
If you are charged with a criminal offence, you should hire a lawyer in Emerald who is specialised in handling criminal matters that are similar to yours, i.e., a criminal defence lawyer. Criminal defence lawyers will know the law governing your offence, and they will likely know the court system in Emerald. Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers has lawyers you can trust to represent you in your criminal case.
If you have been charged with a criminal offence, you should hire a criminal lawyer when you are charged. The earlier you hire a criminal lawyer the better. If you are past that point, then the time to hire a criminal lawyer is now! A good lawyer can potentially make the process of dealing with a criminal matter smoother and pain-free.
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?