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What is a Defence Lawyer?

The article What is a Defence Lawyer? is written by Sophie Parsons and Brittany Llewellyn of Doogue + George Defence Lawyers. Sophie is a Partner, In-House Counsel, and an Accredited Criminal Law Specialist at Doogue + George. She specialises in...

ADLA Discussion on Early Stage Resolution

ADLA Conference 2023 – Early Stage Resolution Panel Discussion

ADLA Conference 2023 – Early Stage Resolution Panel Discussion Often, people don’t approach a defence lawyer until they have been charged with an offence and have a court date approaching – but there are many steps that can be taken...

Criminal Defences Book

Defence of Impossibility

Defence of Impossibility If your response to a criminal allegation against you is ‘but that’s impossible!’, you may be able to raise the defence of impossibility to either have your charge(s) withdrawn or be found not guilty. Fact finders in...