CRIMINAL CASE

Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm Charge and AVO Dropped

Apprehended Violence Orders (AVOs)

Our client is a 53 year old man who lives in a unit complex in Western Sydney. He had been having trouble with a neighbour for some time due to that person regularly conducting parties during which loud music was played late into the night. He reported incidents to police but the neighbour refused to ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm Charge and AVO Thrown Out of Court

Apprehended Violence Orders (AVOs)

Our client is a 48-year old man who lives in the Eastern suburbs of Sydney. He was charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm after an argument with his wife of 15 years escalated to a physical altercation at their home, during which the complainant allegedly sustained a range of injuries including a ‘black eye’, ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

All Allegations of Assault (Domestic Violence) Withdrawn and Dismissed

Apprehended Violence Orders (AVOs)

Our client is 50 year old man who now resides in Sydney. He arrived recently from Singapore with his wife on a sponsored visa. He was charged with four counts of Common Assault (domestic violence related) under section 61 of the Crimes Act 1900 (NSW), after an altercation with his wife. The prosecution argued its ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

Assault Charge and Apprehended Domestic Violence Order Dropped

Apprehended Violence Orders (AVOs)

Our client is a 28-year-old permanent resident who lives in Sydney’s Northern Suburbs. He was accused of choking his long-term female partner after an argument escalated into a physical altercation. The police were called to the residence by a neighbour due as a result of the arguing and screams. Police attended the scene and took ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

Yet Another AVO Dismissed and Costs Awarded in Favour of Our Client

Apprehended Violence Orders (AVOs)

The Presiding Magistrate in Hornsby Local Court has dismissed the AVO brought against our client by his neighbour, and then ordered him to pay our client’s legal costs. Our client and the applicant are next door neighbours in the northern suburbs of Sydney. They have been engaged in various disputes for over 4 years. The ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

Not Guilty of Aggravated Indecent Assault

Apprehended Violence Orders (AVOs)

Our client is a 48 year old New Zealand citizen residing in Western Sydney, and the complainant is his 10 year old niece. The complainant slept with her father on a bed in the master bedroom of their house in a suburb near Wyong, while our client would sleep on a fold-out bed in the ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

AVO Thrown Out of Court and Police Ordered to Pay Our Client’s Legal Costs

Apprehended Violence Orders (AVOs)

Our client is a 51 year old man who owns a terrace style house in Surry Hills. His neighbour (the ‘protected person’) is a 52 year female owner of a converted warehouse residence that has been under renovations for some years. Police applied for an Apprehended Violence Order (AVO) on behalf of the ‘protected person’ ... read more ...