Geoff is a Criminal Barrister who has over ten years experience in criminal law having worked for the NSW and Federal Police. Geoff has also worked as a Senior Criminal Lawyer for the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions.
Drink driving and some traffic offences are considered major offences. The court has the power to reduce or extend the automatic disqualification period, as it thinks fit subject to the minimum period outlined under the act.
If you have been arrested for possessing, buying, selling, or importing drugs then you need an experienced Criminal Barrister. Geoff has extensive experience dealing with State and Commonwealth drug offences.
If you fear violence or harassment from your partner or a third party, you can take steps to protect yourself by applying for an Apprehended Violence Order. If you require an AVO or need to defend an AVO, Geoff can help.
Going to court can be a daunting and stressful experience. Whatever your individual needs – whether your case demands aggressive litigation or legal direction and consultation – you can rest assure Geoff will do everything to protect your rights. As an experienced Criminal Lawyer and Criminal Barrister Geoff will do everything to obtain the very best possible outcome for you and your family, providing the Help you need, when you need it most.
Before going to court you should seek expert legal advice. With more than 10 years in Criminal Law, Geoff is a Criminal Barrister and Criminal Lawyer. Geoff will help you understand your legal rights and responsibilities. Geoff will also explain how the law applies to you and your case.
In general you have the right to silence, however, if the arrest concerns a motor vehicle or you have witnessed a serious crime you are required to give your name, address and particulars of the incident to the police. Remember, when in doubt, contact Geoff to act as your Criminal Lawyer / Criminal Barrister. If you have any questions regarding your legal rights Contact Geoff.
Traffic offences, especially in circumstances of excessive speeding and loss of licence, can be a tricky area to defend, however, Geoff has exceptional trial skills offering the highest quality legal defence, with extensive courtroom experience. If you have been charged with an alleged traffic offence it is highly advisable you contact Geoff immediately to act as your criminal barrister and criminal lawyer.
Assault can be committed through the intentional or reckless application of unlawful force (known as battery) or by intentionally or recklessly causing a person to apprehend immediate unlawful violence. Robbery takes on various forms, with a wide array of offences and penalties; whilst being charged with a drug offence may include using, possession, supply and manufacturing.