Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Ringwood 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 Ringwood
Assisting You in All Criminal Law Matters in RingwoodDribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers Ringwood assist in criminal matters in Children’s Court, Magistrates’ Court, County Court, and Supreme Court. Our advocates at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers have experience handling 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.
Lawyers at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers have extensive experience defending criminal cases. No matter if you are required to appear before the Magistrates’ Court, County Court, Supreme Court, or Victorian Court of Appeal, Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers are uniquely equipped to assist you.
The lawyers at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Ringwood 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 Our lawyers will work to help you retain your driver’s licence, reduce jail time, or get your charges withdrawn.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 handled often by our team at Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers. We defend many clients who have been charged with driving under the influence (“DUI”), driving whilst intoxicated (“DWI”), and other drink driving matters in local courts successfully. If you are dealing with a drink driving matter, you can trust us to handle your case the right way.
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 Ringwood
Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers in Ringwood, 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 Ringwood
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
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 Ringwood on a regular basis, we are extremely familiar with the courts’ procedures and legal subject matter.
Frequently Asked Questions
To choose the best criminal defence lawyer, you should reach out to Dribbin & Brown if you are located in an area served by our firm. Provide our support staff with information about your criminal matter, and we can point you in the right direction and connect you with a lawyer that will best serve your needs. When determining if the lawyer is good for you, ask the lawyer any question you may have at the onset of the matter to ensure you are both on the same page about your representation.
The criminal defence lawyers at our firm in Ringwood make certain that their clients have a voice in their matter and in the courtroom. Criminal defence lawyers complete the tasks that must be handled in criminal law cases. They may contact the courts and appropriate lawyers to resolve matters, examine the evidence, present arguments to courts demonstrating their clients’ innocence in the criminal matter, or 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.
To find a good criminal lawyer, contact Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers. We can help. Our firm is available by phone from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m., seven days a week. You may also contact us by email. We offer phone appointments and video conferences for individuals who are unable to meet in person. We will learn about your legal issue and use our expertise to determine which legal expert in our firm can best handle your matter.
If you are unable to afford the fees of a criminal lawyer, there are options available to you – notably Legal Aid. Legal Aid 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 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.
If you face criminal charges, it is best to hire a lawyer when you first become aware of the charges. Involving a lawyer from the start can potentially save you time, money, and stress. Our firm, Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers, has vast experience in handling matters of criminal law, and our solicitors are readily available to assist you in resolving your legal issues. Contact Dribbin & Brown Criminal Lawyers for assistance today!
When contacting lawyers to potentially represent you, there are a few key questions that you should ask. Keep in mind that these questions may vary based on the nature of your criminal matter.
- What are the possible outcomes for my case?
- Are you familiar with this type of case?
- Do you specialise in an area of criminal law?
- How long will I be dealing with this matter?
- What are your fee rates?
- How long have you held your licence?