All documents received from the police or prosecution should be brought to your first appointment, including bail documents, criminal history, and Police summary of facts (QP9). Any material you have such as photographs and contact details for witnesses that could assist your case should also be brought to this first appointment.
Unless there are specific reasons for for a protection order to continue for a longer period, a court can order a protection order that will last for a period of two years.
As a boutique criminal law firm, Gatenby Criminal Lawyers provides personalised advice and representation at all stages of a criminal
As a boutique criminal law firm, Gatenby Criminal Lawyers provides personalised advice and representation at all stages of a criminal prosecution. Based on the Gold Coast, and with an office in Brisbane, our experienced solicitors represent clients throughout all of Queensland.
We attend police interviews, appear in Court, provide advice and courses of action for cases relating to domestic violence, traffic offences, government prosecutions and a full range of criminal charges. Knowing the stress you’re under when facing such charges, we offer a free 30 minute initial appointment and flexible fee arrangements, so you can afford a fair defence.
If you’re facing criminal charges, make sure you have an experienced lawyer on your side. Contact us at Gatenby Law Gold Coast on 07 5580 0120 today.