Negligent Driving Appeal Upheld

Our client is a 51 year old owner of a security company who lives in South-West Sydney. He was turning right at an intersection when his car collided with an oncoming car driven by a 20-year old P-plater. Police attended the scene, determined that our client was at-fault and later issued him with a future....

Another Licence Appeal Successful

Our client is a 26 year medical science student, with a part time job dropping-off medical supplies to various locations. He has a wife and young child. He was detected by police driving at a speed greater than 45 km/h, being 162km/h in an 80km/h zone (ie 82km/h over the speed limit). Police pulled him....

No Criminal Record Despite Pleading Guilty to Skye’s Law

Our client is a dentist in rural NSW. She is often required to attend several clinics in different areas on any one day. She was rushing from one clinic to another at 150kp/h when police activated their lights and siren to pull her over. She panicked and accelerated to 216kp/h, leading police on a 3....

Not Guilty of Negligent Driving Occasioning Death

Our client was charged with Negligent Driving Occasioning Death after being involved in a high-speed, head-on collision with another car on a country highway. Eyewitnesses made statements to the effect that our client had been driving perfectly in the lead up to the accident, before veering in a straight line onto the wrong side of....

No Conviction for Driving While Disqualified

Our client is a 27-year-old stay at home mother from Sydney’s inner west. She was 8 months pregnant when she drove to a corner shop to buy chocolate to satisfy her cravings, despite being disqualified from driving. She was pulled over by police and foolishly provided a friend’s licence. Police saw that the licence bore....

No Conviction or Disqualification for High Range Drink Driving

The Magistrate in Parramatta Local Court awarded our 32 year old client a ‘section 10’ for high range p.c.a. which means that he avoids a criminal conviction and gets his licence back. Our client works as an Information Technology expert in a large Sydney-based company. He lives with his wife and young daughter in Westmead.....

Section 10 for Third ‘Drink Driving’ Charge

In Parramatta District Court, Sydney Criminal Lawyers® obtained a ‘Section 10’ ( no criminal record or licence disqualification) for a 38 year old Blacktown man who pleaded guilty to a 3rd drink driving charge was dealt with under ‘Section 10’ (i.e. without conviction, fine or disqualification). The case was initially in Blacktown Local Court where....