Defamation law is designed to protect all Australians from false or damaging statements being made about them that may cause harm to their personal or professional reputation.
I limit my Family Law practice to assisting couples come to an agreement on how they wish to settle their property and financial interests by way of a Form 11 Application for Consent Orders.
In the event you are convicted of a criminal offence (and depending on whether you get a spent conviction order in the first instance), your conviction will appear on your criminal record.
You can apply to have a restraining order made by the court to protect you from someone who commits family violence or personal violence against you, threatens you or your property.
WA has the most harsh confiscation laws in the country. Often considered to be the most draconian of all laws. The confiscation of assets is governed by the Criminal Property Confiscation Act 2000.
The Misuse of Drugs Act 1981 is an Act to prevent the misuse of certain drugs and plants and to provide for matters incidental thereto or connected therewith.
Assault of the Criminal Code Act Compilation Act 1913. I can advise you in relation to assault charges, whether it be common assault; assault causing bodily harm; assault with intent, or serious assault.
As a commercial lawyer, I listen to and work with you to provide sensible commercial law advice with a primary focus on the most pertinent and pressing issues.
In WA, the Family Provision Act 1972 governs who can make an application for provision out of the estate of any deceased person. This is commonly referred to “contesting a Will or distribution from an estate”.
As an estate planning lawyer, I advise clients in the creation and implementation of plans that effectively express the client’s personal desires regarding the disposition and protection of assets.