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Criminal Law Specialists

If you are looking for the best criminal lawyers in Melbourne then Criminal Law Specialists are the lawyers you should be looking for. A criminal law specialist is awarded that title by the Law Institute of Victoria (LIV). The logo to the right can only be displayed by Accredited Specialist Criminal Lawyers. Doogue + George has eight expert Melbourne criminal law specialists. We have more criminal law specialists than any other Melbourne criminal law firm :

We value our lawyers being specialists as it shows you that they are of the highest quality.

LIV Accredited Specialist Criminal Lawyers need the following:

  • Current Practising Certificate.
  • Five years full-time practice.
  • A substantial involvement in the area of criminal law specialisation during the three years prior to application. At least 25% of normal full time practice.
  • References from other professionals.
  • Ability to demonstrate a high level of knowledge.
  • Capacity to apply that knowledge in practice as top criminal lawyers.

Our assessment as the best criminal lawyers is by the following:

  • Formal written examination
  • Assignments based on mock files
  • Drafting exercises
  • Simulated interviews or practical advocacy exercises
  • Examples of candidates’ work

You are made a specialist for a period of three years, after which a Specialist Criminal Lawyer must apply to the Specialisation Board again.

We can guarantee that a Melbourne criminal law specialist, if you choose, will handle your case. Call us now on (03) 9670 5111 to discuss your case.

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