Doogue + George Criminal Law Articles

Family Violence Evidence
Evidence in Family Violence Intervention Orders In criminal law proceedings, complex rules of evidence can be the cause of lengthy Read more
Committal Mention in Court
Committal Mentions – A Detailed Look at Procedure and Preparation If you have been charged with a more serious criminal Read more
Family Violence
The Basics of Going to Court for a Family Violence Intervention Order The current COVID-19 lockdown restrictions may be exposing Read more
Justice Scale and Gavel
The Victorian Legal System: How Does it Work? For the layperson, the court system is a complex web comprising the Read more
sentencing family violence
Sentencing for Family Violence Offences Someone charged and choosing to plead guilty to offences of family violence may well be Read more
Man Thinking How to Appeal Intervention Order
Can I Appeal an Intervention Order or Change the Conditions? The Intervention Order jurisdiction often affects people that have never Read more
workplace manslaughter
Workplace Manslaughter It is safe to say every employer’s worst nightmare is for one of their employees to die at Read more
Discussion of Criminal Charges
Written by Amelia Ramsay, Associate, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers There are many jobs in our community that require employees Read more
Magistrates' Court
Written by Kate Da Costa, Senior Associate, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers Lawyers can sometimes use legal terminology with the Read more
People in a Rush
Failing to Prepare is Preparing to Fail – How to Successfully Manage Criminal Charges Being charged with criminal offending is Read more