We will advise you about the charge(s) you face, what the prosecution must prove and any relevant defences or mitigating circumstances.
If, at your request, we can accommodate your appointment within 48 hours, a surcharge of $150 applies, as we may need to rearrange our existing appointments and obligations.
Mine worker immediately released from prison Our client was initially charged with dangerous driving causing bodily harm. Following our representations, the prosecution accepted a plea to a lesser offence. We made a plea in mitigation on behalf of our client and the judge imposed a sentence that meant he was immediately released from prison (where […]
Anyone convicted of an offence (including traffic offences) will have a criminal record. But it is possible to apply for a spent conviction order either: at the time of sentencing; or ten years after being convicted. Unlike some countries, convictions in Western Australia do not become spent automatically after passage of time. A criminal record […]
It’s not always easy to tell if the lawyer you’ve hired is right for you. If you’re wondering if you’ve chosen wisely our (slightly) tongue in cheek Guide may help you to decide if you’ve ended up with the kind of lawyer you hope the other guy has. “A lawyer’s advice is his stock and […]
Although I couldn’t get the result I was hoping for I am satisfied with the answers Jeremy Birman provided to me and I thank Nigel for his professionalism in the manner he conducted our discussion. If the occasion arose I would not hesitate in using your services again.
James, Just want to say a massive thank you for everything, going into the day thinking that I was going to get immediate imprisonment but then to get the suspended sentence was the best outcome, and a massive relief. Definitely won’t be making the same mistake again. Thanks heaps again!!!
Very friendly and easily approachable staff that dealt with our business in a timely manner.
We got the results we had hoped for and more, and in such a limited time, a great outcome for a little Aussie just lost in the system. You have done a lot for the family over the years and we hold you in high respect. Would never go to court without a Birman & Ride by my side!