Articles by Jimmy Singh

Disqualified Drivers: When Does An Additional Disqualification Period Commence?


Traffic laws are complex and ever-changing, and our experience is that disqualified drivers are often misadvised about when any further disqualification period for a new offence (one committed while they were disqualified) will commence. That advice can lead to disappointment and frustration, as the driver may leave court under the misapprehension that their further disqualification ...

Can police enter your home over a domestic dispute?


Our client was approached by two police officers who attended his home following an allegation of a domestic violence dispute. Upon attendance, police knocked on the front door several times, then tried to look through the front window. They saw and heard nothing unusual and, after half an hour, decided to go around the backyard ...

Law firms and budgets


It’s no secret that lawyers have a reputation for charging their clients excessive fees, and often clients are shocked when they receive an exorbitant bill from their lawyer. What many clients don’t realise is why legal bills can be so extraordinarily expensive. The truth is, many private law firms in Australia require their individual lawyers ...