Drink Driving & Traffic Law Case Studies

If you are faced with drink driving offences or traffic charges, and are looking for advice about the law and real results of real cases, you are in the right place.

We have an extensive number of case studies for drink driving and traffic law cases and our lawyers have a wealth of experience in all charges.

These case studies have been anonymised. We have changed ages and places of offence so as to make sure that people can not identify a client of ours from these case studies.

They are provided to give you an idea of the scope of work that we cover and also to have some idea of penalties in cases.

The case studies are, naturally, weighted towards where a lawyer has got a good result for a client. Our solicitors generally post them because they think it is an interesting or great result. They should not be used to reason that if you are charged with the same offence you will get the same penalty.

Below are some of our recent drink driving and traffic offence case studies

Pleading Guilty to Handling Stolen Goods and Other Charges

This is a case study on pleading guilty to Handling Stolen Goods and other charges. Our client had four matters involving handling stolen goods, drug possession, and weapons possession. He has a long history of similar offending and the matters before the court on this occasion represented an escalation in ...
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Application for Diversion – Careless Driving

This is a case study on an application for diversion for Careless Driving. Our client was driving alone in their vehicle when they lost concentration and failed to negotiate a sweeping bend in the roadway. The client had been driving for a lengthy period of time and was fatigued. The ...
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Deception and Bail Offences

Our client was charged with deception and bail offences that had her looking at spending Christmas in custody away from her young child. The charges resulted in the police remanding her overnight in the cells at Sunshine and the case was heard on the morning of the last sitting day ...
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Driving Whilst Suspended on a Court-Imposed Suspension

This is a case study on driving whilst suspended on a court-imposed suspension. Our client was charged with Driving Whilst Suspended following a court-imposed suspension for excessive speed, which is an aggravating feature of the offending. The matter also involved deception as the client allegedly deceived the police when asked ...
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Youth Charged With Drug Possession and Driving Offences

This is a case study on a youth charged with drug possession and driving offences. Our client was charged with possessing prescription medication without a prescription and several driving offences. The police noticed him driving down a highway while intoxicated with sparks emanating from the front wheel because he collided ...
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Theft and Dishonesty Charges – Withdrawn

Our client was charged with multiple theft and dishonesty offences including one traffic offence. These are Attempting to Obtain Property By Deception (amount in the vicinity of $20,000) Unlicensed Driving, Deal With Property Suspected to Be Proceeds of Crime (numerous items including credit card etc.), Obtain Property By Deception (under $100), and ...
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