All Drink Driving & Traffic Offence Case Studies

Below are all of our published traffic offence case studies.

Reducing Dangerous Driving Causing Serious Injury to Careless Driving

This is a case study on reducing Dangerous Driving Causing Serious Injury to Careless Driving. In mid October 2016, a ...
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Pleading Guilty to Dangerous Driving

This is a case study on pleading guilty to Dangerous Driving. Our client was aged 61 at the time of ...
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Sentence Appeal for Burglary and Theft

This is a case study on a successful sentence appeal for Burglary and Theft charges. Our client had been charged ...
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DUI and Exceed PCA – Fine, No Conviction

This is a case study on charges of DUI and Exceed PCA resulting in a fine with no conviction. Our ...
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Exceed PCA With BAC of Over 0.15%

This is a case study involving a charge of Exceed PCA with a BAC of over 0.15% Our client was ...
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Theft, Handle Stolen Goods, Use Unregistered Plates

Our client was alleged to have stolen a set of number plates from a parked vehicle and fitted them to ...
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Withdrawing a Charge of Driving Without Headlights

This is a case study on withdrawing a charge of Driving Without Headlights. Our client was a taxi driver who ...
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Drive Whilst Disqualified – Fine, No Licence Disqualification

This is a case study on a charge of Drive Whilst Disqualified resulting in a fine with no licence disqualification ...
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Community Correction Order for Multiple Driving Offences

This is a case study on a sentence of Community Correction Order for multiple driving offences. Our client was charged ...
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Assault and Careless Driving – Fine

This is case study on charges of Assault and Careless Driving resulting in a financial penalty. Our client was charged ...
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Breaching County Court CCO

This is a case study on breaching a County Court CCO involving an accused with exceptional and compassionate circumstances. Our ...
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Drive Unregistered Motor Vehicle and Fraud-Related Traffic Charges

This is a case study on Drive Unregistered Motor Vehicle and fraud-related traffic charges. Our client was charged with fraudulently ...
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Fine Without Conviction for Driving Whilst Suspended

This is a case study involving a sentence of fine without conviction for Driving Whilst Suspended. Our client was charged ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Community Correction Order for Drive Whilst Suspended

This is a case study on a Community Correction Order for Drive Whilst Suspended. Our client was charged with several ...
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Reverse When Unsafe – Fine Without Conviction

This is a case study on a charge of Reverse When Unsafe resulting in a fine without conviction. Our client ...
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Minimum Disqualification Periods for Drink Driving and Dangerous Driving Offences

This is a case study on an imposition of minimum disqualification periods for drink driving and dangerous driving offences. Our ...
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Without Conviction for Assault and Exceed PCA

This is a case that resulted in a fine without a conviction for Assault and Exceed PCA charges. Our client ...
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Driving Under Influence – Fine, No Conviction

Our client was charged with driving whilst impaired by a drug. He was intercepted by police after driving across the ...
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Assault and Driving Offences - Adjourned Undertaking

Assault and Driving Offences – Adjourned Undertaking

The alleged offences arose out of ongoing hostilities between our client and the partner of his former wife. The most ...
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Careless Driving – Fine, No Licence Suspension

Our client had got into his car after work. He reversed his car, and at that moment was blinded by ...
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Exceed PCA Guilty Plea - Fine

Exceed PCA Guilty Plea – Fine

Our client was coming home from a function when she drove into a road way barrier. The Police happened to ...
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Driving Charges - Fine, Suspended Sentence, and Some Charges Withdrawn

Driving Charges – Fine, Suspended Sentence, and Some Charges Withdrawn

Our client was seen by Police driving late at night in an industrial area with one passenger. Police took up ...
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Exceed PCA – Poor Driving History, Relevant Priors

This is a case of Exceed PCA involving a poor driving history and relevant priors. Our client was charged with ...
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Drink Driving With No Priors

This is a case of drink driving for an accused with no priors. Our client's vehicle collided with the front ...
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Good Behaviour Bond for Drink Driving Offences

This is a case study on good behaviour bond for drink driving offences. In the early hours of a Saturday ...
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Driving Whilst Suspended and Driving Unregistered Motor Vehicle

Our young client was charged with Driving Whilst Suspended and Driving an Unregistered Motor Vehicle. She had no criminal or ...
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Adjourned Undertaking Without Conviction for Drive Whilst Suspended

This is a case study on a sentence of adjourned undertaking without conviction for Drive Whilst Suspended. Driving home from ...
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Drive Disqualified With Drink Driving Priors

This is a case study on Drive Disqualified with drink driving priors. After driving home from work, our client went ...
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Exceed PCA, Exceed Speed Limit

This is a case study on Exceed PCA and Exceed Speed Limit offences. Our client was charged with mid-range drink ...
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Pleading Guilty to Refuse to Provide Further Sample

This is a case study on pleading guilty to Refuse to Provide Further Sample Our client was a young person ...
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Driving Whilst Disqualified With Aggravating Feature

This is a case study on Driving Whilst Disqualified with an aggravating feature. Our client was pulled over by the ...
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Plea of Guilty to Driving Whilst Disqualified

This is a case study on a plea of guilty to Driving Whilst Disqualified. Our client had lost their licence ...
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Exceed PCA as Alternative to DUI

This is a case study on Exceed PCA as an alternative to a DUI charge. Our client was before the ...
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Using Phone Whilst Driving – Accused Not Available

This is a case study on a charge of Using Phone Whilst Driving wherein the accused was not available during ...
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Drug Driving and Careless Driving – Adjourned Undertaking Without Conviction

This is a case study on charges of drug driving and Careless Driving, including Possess Drug of Dependence, that resulted ...
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Drive Whilst Suspended – Fourth Offence

This is a case study on a charge of Drive Whilst Suspended being a fourth offence. Our client is in ...
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Dismissing Drive Whilst Suspended

This is a case that involves dismissing a Drive Whilst Suspended charge. Our client was intercepted by the police driving ...
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Exceed PCA 49(1)(F) – Low Outcome for Subsequent Drink Driving Offences

This is a case study on a charge of Exceed PCA 49(1)(f) that shows a successful, low outcome for subsequent ...
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Drive Whilst Suspended – Honest and Reasonable Belief

This is a case study on a charge of Drive Whilst Suspended using honest and reasonable belief as a defence ...
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Drive Whilst Suspended and Drive Unregistered Motor Vehicle

This is a case study on Drive Whilst Suspended and Drive Unregistered Motor Vehicle resulting in a fine and without ...
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Property, Causing Injury, and Driving Offences

This is a case that involves multiple charges related to property, causing injury, and driving offences. Our client pleaded guilty ...
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Diversion for Careless Driving

This is a case study on a sentence of diversion for Careless Driving. Our client was charged with a traffic ...
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Drink Driving and Careless Driving – Fine, Minimum Disqualification

Our client was charged in relation to two driving incidents. In the first incident, he was charged with Drink Driving ...
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Driving Whilst Suspended – Honest and Reasonable Mistake

This is a case study on Driving Whilst Suspended arising out of an honest and reasonable mistake. Our client was ...
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Sentence Appeal for Assault and Driving Charges

This is a case study on a sentence appeal for assault and driving charges. Our client had been found guilty ...
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Reckless Conduct Endangering Life – Not Guilty

This is a case study on Reckless Conduct Endangering Life resulting in a not guilty verdict. Our client was arrested ...
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Driving While Suspended – Application for Forfeiture

This is a case of Driving While Suspended involving an application for forfeiture. Our client was charged with one count ...
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Diversion Application for Careless Driving

This is a case of diversion application for Careless Driving. Our client was charged with one count of Careless Driving ...
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Careless Driving – Adjourned Undertaking, No Licence Loss

Our client was a truck a driver. As he was turning a particularly tight bend, his truck toppled and the ...
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Traffic Offences – Fine, Licence Cancelled

Our client was charged with drink driving and providing a false name to the Police. There were no aggravating features ...
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Without Conviction for Exceed Speed Limit

This is a traffic offence case resulting in a fine without conviction for Exceed Speed Limit and other charges. Our ...
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Driving Whilst Suspended, Breach Suspended Sentence - Fine

Driving Whilst Suspended, Breach Suspended Sentence – Fine

Our client was a 50-year old man who previously had a serious drinking problem and was very socially isolated, having ...
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Drive Whilst Suspended, Breach Suspended Sentence - CCO

Drive Whilst Suspended, Breach Suspended Sentence – CCO

Our client was charged with Driving whilst suspended. This offence breached a suspended jail term for an identical offence less ...
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Downgrading a Culpable Driving Charge

This is a case that involves downgrading a Culpable Driving charge as well as a charge of Dangerous Driving Causing ...
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Disqualified Driving and Running a Red Light

This a case study involving charges of Disqualified Driving and Running a Red Light. Our client was disqualified from driving ...
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Appeal Against Jail Sentence – Driving Disqualified

This matter was an appeal against a sentence by the Magistrates’ Court of an immediate term of imprisonment of 2 ...
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Drive Disqualified, Drive Unregistered Motor Vehicle, and Exceed Speed Limit

Our client was suspended for 15 months due to driving with alcohol in his system. During the suspension period, he ...
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Drink Driving and Driving Unlicensed

Our client was charged with Drink Driving and Driving Unlicensed. With two drink driving priors, the client was at risk ...
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Bail Application – ‘Night’ Court

This is a case of bail application for legal matters in a 'night' court. Our client had called us in ...
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Exceed PCA, Dangerous Driving

Our client was charged with Exceed PCA 49(1)(B) and Dangerous Driving. He was represented by Hester Kelly at the Ringwood ...
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Drug Charges, Weapons Offences, and Traffic Violations

This is a case that involves multiple drug charges, weapons offences, and traffic offences. Our client was found beside the ...
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Drive Whilst Suspended – No Order Made Against Licence

This is a case of Drive Whilst Suspended with no order made against the licence of the accused. Our client ...
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Avoiding Community Corrections Order for Drive While Impaired By Drugs

This is a successful case of avoiding a Community Corrections Order for Drive While Impaired By Drugs. Our client had ...
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No Licence Loss for Driving Charges

Our client had two driving matters at court. The first involved two charges: (1) drive suspended and (2) speeding. The ...
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Traffic Infringements – Discharged 2/3

Our client had 177 infringement warrants totalling almost $50,000 listed at the Sunshine Magistrates’ Court. We acted on the client's ...
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Fine Without Disqualification for Driving Whilst Suspended

This is a case of fine without disqualification for driving whilst suspended and failing to obey a "No Trucks" sign ...
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Driving Offences – Fine Without Conviction

Our client had fallen asleep while drink driving (he later recorded a blood alcohol concentration of 0.108) and hadn’t seen ...
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Dangerous Driving and Drink Driving – Fine

The client had been charged with several traffic offences: failing to have proper control of his vehicle (a road rule offence), ...
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Driving Disqualified – Fine, No Loss of Licence

Our client had been charged with one count of Driving Disqualified. His licence had been suspended for six months from ...
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Appeal Against Sentence for Driving Charges

Our client had previously pleaded guilty to two charges of Driving Whilst Suspended in the Magistrates’ Court. The second charge ...
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Refuse Breath Test and Unlicensed Driving – Withdrawn

Police alleged that our client had been driving while unlicensed and had refused to undergo an evidentiary breath test. Refusing ...
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Bail Application in a Show Cause Position - Granted

Bail Application in a Show Cause Position – Granted

Our client was in a show cause position as he allegedly committed further indictable offences whilst on two counts of ...
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Bail Application for Drug and Other Charges – Successful

Our client had been charged with trafficking 12 kilograms of cannabis and possessing a number of drugs as well as ...
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Sentence Appeal for Breach of a Suspended Sentence

Our client had been represented by Victoria Legal Aid in the Sunshine Magistrates’ Court where he had been sentenced to ...
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Reducing Fine for Drink Driving

This is a case of reducing fine for drink driving. Our client had been at the football and, on her ...
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Withdrawing an Exceed PCA Charge

This is a case of withdrawing an Exceed PCA charge. Our client was driving a golf buggie type vehicle on ...
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Drive Disqualified – Fine With No Order Against Licence

This is a case of Drive Disqualified resulting in a fine with no order against licence. Our client has no ...
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Withdrawing Reckless Conduct Endangering Life and Serious Injury Charges

This is case that involves withdrawing Reckless Conduct Endangering Life and Serious Injury charges. Our client was a young man ...
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Deferring a Sentence for Exceed PC Drugs

This is a case of deferring a sentence for Exceed PC Drugs charges. Our client was charged with drug driving ...
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Drive in a Dangerous Manner With Priors for Excessive Speeding

This is a case of Drive in a Dangerous Manner with priors for excessive speeding. Our client was charged with ...
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Drink Driving Offences and Breach CCO

This is a case that involves drink driving offences and Breach CCO. Our client was charged with Breaching a Community ...
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Excessive Priors for Drink Driving

Our client was a male in his mid 40's appearing at court on his 7th drink driving offence. There was ...
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Diversion for Fail to Report Accident to Police

This is case that resulted in a court diversion for a charge of Fail to Report Accident to Police. Our ...
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Drug Driving With No Drug-Related Priors

This is a case of drug driving with no drug-related priors. Our client was celebrating an end of year function ...
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Careless Driving – Withdrawn

This is a case of Careless Driving that got withdrawn. Our client was charged with Careless Driving and Driving Causing ...
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Drug Driving With Priors – Minimum Licence Disqualification

This is a case of drug driving with priors resulting in a minimum licence disqualification and a modest fine. Our ...
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Minimal Licence Suspension for Driving Whilst Disqualified

This is a case of Driving Whilst Disqualified resulting in a minimal licence suspension. Police intercepted our client after a ...
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Driving Whilst Suspended – No Conviction, No Licence Suspension

This is a case of Driving Whist Suspended that resulted in a fine with no conviction and no licence suspension ...
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Careless Driving Dismissed Under Section 76 of the Sentencing Act

This is a case of Careless Driving dismissed under section 76 of the Sentencing Act. Our client was charged with ...
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DUI – First Time Before the Court

This is a case of Driving Under the Influence with a first-time accused before the court. Our client was pulled ...
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Exceed PCA – Minimum Licence Disqualification

This is a case of a high-reading Exceed PCA resulting in a minimum licence disqualification and a good behaviour bond ...
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Exceed PCA – Extremely High BAC

Our client was charged with Exceed Prescribed Concentration under sections 49(1)(b) and 49(1)(f) of the Road Safety Act. She was ...
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Bail Application – Theft of Motor Vehicle

This is an actual case of bail application for Theft of Motor Vehicle with a client in a show cause ...
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Minimum Disqualification for Exceed PCA

This is a case of drink driving whereby a client successfully received a minimum disqualification for Exceed PCA. The offending ...
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Exceed PCA Charges – Fine, Minimum License Suspension

Our client was caught drink driving and had a reading of 0.127. This was a case of a second offence ...
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DUI – Fine Without Conviction

Our client was charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol for the second time. The reading registered a blood ...
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Fail to Give Information About Driver – Withdrawn

Our client was charged with failing to notify driver of motor vehicle. It was alleged that our client’s car was ...
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CCO for Theft of Motor Vehicle

Our client hired a car from a car hire business and had paid for a two-week period. He kept the ...
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Drive While Suspended – No Order Against Licence

Following suspension of his licence due to loss of demerit points, our client was suspended from driving for 3 months ...
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Withdrawing Multiple Violence Charges

Our client was charged with violence offences related to an alleged incident against our client's partner. The charges were:

Without Conviction for Dangerous Driving

Our client was driving from Mt. Buller to Mansfield. He was travelling at a very fast speed. He went to ...
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Criminal Damage, Assault Police, Dangerous Driving – Withdrawn, Diversion

Our client was charged with Criminal Damage, Dangerous Driving, Resist Police, Assault Police, and Breach of Bail Conditions. These offences ...
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Evading Police and Other Traffic Offences – Withdrawn, Fine, No Order Against Licence

Our client was charged with drink driving (2nd offence) and had his license suspended immediately with section 51 notice. Before ...
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Driving Disqualified – Fine

Our client was charged with Driving Whist Disqualified for the 8th time. The police pulled him over for a routine ...
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Exceed PCA 49(1)(F) & 49(1)(B) – Fine, Without Conviction

Our client was charged with drink driving after having been found with a blood alcohol reading of 0.23%. He was ...
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Drive While Suspended – Withdrawn

Our client was pulled over by police and was found to be driving on a suspended drivers licence. She told ...
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Multiple Driving Charges – Fine, Without Conviction

Our client, after having attended a farewell party, drove home intoxicated and collided into a bike rider. She did not ...
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Infringements – Fines Reduced by 2/3

Our client had incurred infringements to the value of $52,300 whilst using the toll roads in Victoria over a period ...
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Fail to Stop Traffic Charges – Diversion

Our client pulled in front of a vehicle illegally causing that car to brake suddenly and the car behind to ...
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Multiple Drug and Other Charges – CCO

Our client was arrested in his car and was charged with multiple charges including trafficking ice with the quantity in ...
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Drive While Suspended – Fine, No Further Licence Suspension

Our client was suspended for driving as a result of demerit point offences. He, however, drove his vehicle to work ...
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Traffic Offences – Suspended Sentence, Fine, Licence Suspension

Our client was presented at Court with five instances of driving whilst suspended, all of which were accompanied by an ...
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Use of Hand-held Mobile Phones Whilst Driving – Withdrawn

Our client was charged with using a mobile phone whilst driving. He was pulled over by a police officer but ...
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Infringements – Fine Reduced By 60%

Our client was a university student who purchased a van and lent it to an associate. The associate undertook delivery ...
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Dangerous Driving, Exceed Speed Limit – Fine, No Conviction

Our client was charged with Dangerous Driving (driving more than 70km/hr over speed limit) and Exceed Speed Limit (Road Rule ...
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Traffic Offences - Fine, No Order Against Licence

Traffic Offences – Fine, No Order Against Licence

Our client was charged with dangerous driving, careless driving, improper use of motor vehicle, and make unnecessary noise and smoke ...
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Drive While Suspended By Infringements and Possess Dangerous Article - CCO

Drive While Suspended By Infringements and Possess Dangerous Article – CCO

Our client was a female in her early twenties who came to our office with a history of drug abuse ...
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Drink Driving - Appeal Against Prison term

Drink Driving – Appeal Against Prison term

Our client pleaded guilty in the Broadmeadows Magistrates’ Court to drink driving with a reading of 0.180. It was his ...
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P-plater drink driving and other driving offences receives fine, minimum licence cancellation

P-plater drink driving and other driving offences receives fine, minimum licence cancellation

Our client was on his green P’s. He had been licensed for approximately 6 months. He was intercepted by the ...
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Client receives fine for drive disqualified and using mobile phones whilst driving

Client receives fine for drive disqualified and using mobile phones whilst driving

Our client had his licence suspended due to a prior drink drive matter. He is an owner of a construction ...
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Young driver sentenced to fine without conviction for careless and drink driving charges

Young driver sentenced to fine without conviction for careless and drink driving charges

Our client was involved in a car accident and was drunk at the time. He was a young offender aged ...
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Community Corrections Order for client caught drink driving, whist disqualified; fourth offence.

Community Corrections Order for client caught drink driving, whist disqualified; fourth offence.

Our client was charged with drink driving and driving whilst disqualified. It was his fourth drink driving offence and the ...
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Exceed PCA 49(1)(b) - Charge Withdrawn

Exceed PCA 49(1)(b) – Charge Withdrawn

Our client was charged with drink driving with a reading of 0.162 in late 2001. If found guilty, he would ...
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Refuse Breath Test - Charge Withdrawn, Duty of Driver in Charge of Motor Vehicle -  Fine, No Licence Loss

Refuse Breath Test – Charge Withdrawn, Duty of Driver in Charge of Motor Vehicle – Fine

Police observed a motor vehicle drive past without its head lights on. They followed the car and undertook a preliminary ...
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Dangerous Driving and Speeding - Guilty Plea resulting in a Fine

Dangerous Driving and Speeding – Guilty Plea resulting in a Fine

Our client was driving from Victoria to New South Wales. He was overtaking a person and his speed reached over ...
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Assault and Driving Charges - Fine, Licence Cancelled, Assault Charges Withdrawn

Assault and Driving Charges – Fine, Licence Cancelled, Assault Charges Withdrawn

Our client was driving and pulled up at lights. There were two cyclists side by side who were taking up ...
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Careless Driving Failing to Stop After an Accident

Careless Driving Failing to Stop After an Accident

The accused was a 67 year old man who had minimal priors for driving offences such as speeding, but these ...
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Appeal Against Term of Imprisonment for Driving Offences

Appeal Against Term of Imprisonment for Driving Offences

The client had extensive priors for driving offences including driving whilst disqualified, drink driving and speeding. In the past he ...
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Driving Whilst Disqualified, Exceeding Signed Speed Limit

Driving Whilst Disqualified, Exceeding Signed Speed Limit

Our client was charged with driving at 22km per hour over the signed speed limit and driving whilst his driver’s ...
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Drive While Impaired by Drugs - Good Behaviour Bond

Drive While Impaired by Drugs – Good Behaviour Bond

The client had been pulled over for a random roadside drug test, testing positive for methamphetamine. The client instructed that ...
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Attempted Robbery – Without Conviction Good Behaviour Bond

HS had committed a series of serious offences some of which fell to be heard in the Broadmeadows Children’s Court, ...
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Assault, Weapon, Drug, and Driving Offences – CCO and Fine, No Conviction

Our client was charged with various offences ranging from reckless conduct endangering life, drugs and weapons charges, to other serious ...
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Assault and Driving Charges - Fine

Assault and Driving Charges – Fine

The Prosecution alleged that our client had intentionally stalked the complainant and behaved in a threatening manner. Our client always ...
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Dangerous Driving, Fail to Report Damage, and Other Charges

Dangerous Driving, Fail to Report Damage, and Other Charges

The client was driving with a passenger in his car, exceeding the speed limited by a considerable amount. He was ...
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Dangerous Driving and Exceed Speed Limit - Fine

Dangerous Driving and Exceed Speed Limit – Fine

Our client was charged with Dangerous driving (speed) and Exceed speed limit (45 kms over). He made full admissions to ...
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Dangerous Driving Causing Death Dangerous Driving Causing Serious Injury

Dangerous Driving Causing Death Dangerous Driving Causing Serious Injury

The accused was a 31 year old male with no relevant prior Court appearances. He was camping with his partner ...
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Dangerous Driving, Careless Driving - Good Behaviour Bond

Dangerous Driving, Careless Driving – Good Behaviour Bond

The client was involved in a “road rage” type incident, where he was observed braking heavily and driving erratically. Police ...
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Dangerous Driving and Careless Driving - Fine

Dangerous Driving and Careless Driving – Fine

The Police alleged that our client had performed a protracted burn out up a street which, having regard to the ...
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Culpable Driving Plea, County Court

Culpable Driving Plea, County Court

The client was charged with culpable driving causing the death of his best friend, whom he had known since primary ...
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Create False Entry in Log Book x 4 (s. 191Z of the Road Safety Act)

Create False Entry in Log Book x 4 (s. 191Z of the Road Safety Act)

Client operated his own business as a truck driver delivering freight interstate. The police alleged that on 4 separate occasions, ...
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Careless Driving, Exceed PCA

Careless Driving, Exceed PCA

The client was drink driving with a Blood Alcohol Concentration of 0.13 and lost control of his vehicle, driving it ...
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Possess Drug of Dependence and Other Charges - Good Behaviour Bond

Possess Drug of Dependence and Other Charges – Good Behaviour Bond

The client was a truck driver pulled over by highway patrol. He had failed to complete his log book properly, ...
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Culpable Driving

Culpable Driving

The client was driving a car back from her beach house on the Mornington Peninsula. She was travelling at the ...
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Traffic Offences, Appeal to County Court

Traffic Offences, Appeal to County Court

On a plea of guilty to Exceed PCA, Drive in a manner Dangerous, and Drive whilst license disqualified, the Magistrate ...
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Refuse Breath Test and Disobey Right Turn Sign - Fine

Refuse Breath Test and Disobey Right Turn Sign – Fine

Client had been at home drinking and left to go and buy a packet of cigarettes. The Police observed her ...
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Refuse Breath Test - Withdrawn

Refuse Breath Test – Withdrawn

The client was alleged to have driven a car into a fast food chain restaurant, ordered food via drive thru, ...
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Red Light Camera - Not Guilty

Red Light Camera – Not Guilty

Our client was stopped behind two other cars waiting to turn right. The intersection was controlled by a main red ...
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Reckless Conduct Endangering Serious Injury, Dangerous Driving, & Other Charges

Reckless Conduct Endangering Serious Injury, Dangerous Driving, & Other Charges

The accused was a 20 year old with no prior Court appearances. He was facing charges of:
Negligently Causing Serious Injury- Driving Matter- Plea in the County Court

Negligently Causing Serious Injury- Driving Matter- Plea in the County Court

The client was involved in a motor vehicle collision. He had been awake all night playing computer games, and then ...
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Fail to Report an Accident - Fine and No Loss of Licence

Fail to Report an Accident – Fine and No Loss of Licence

The client had a car accident after she driven off the highway and down an embankment, subsequently her car was ...
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Fail to Give Way When Changing Lanes, Fail to Produce Drivers Licence

Fail to Give Way When Changing Lanes, Fail to Produce Drivers Licence

The client was booked by an off duty inspector of police as he tried to merge with traffic. The police ...
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Fail to Make Reasonable Enquiries - Fine Without Conviction

Fail to Make Reasonable Enquiries – Fine Without Conviction

Our client was charged with failing to make reasonable enquiries to establish the identity of the driver of a motor ...
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Exceed Speed Limit (40kms - 45kms/hr in Excess of Permitted Speed Limit)

Exceed Speed Limit (40kms – 45kms/hr in Excess of Permitted Speed Limit)

Client was charged with speeding. He was, at the time of his alleged offence, finishing his shift as a taxi-driver ...
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Exceed Speed Limit - Charge Withdrawn

Exceed Speed Limit – Charge Withdrawn

The client was detected travelling at 134km/h in a 100km/h zone. He was pulled over by the police. He advised ...
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Exceed PCA and Drive Disqualified - Wholly Suspended Sentence and Fine

Exceed PCA and Drive Disqualified – Wholly Suspended Sentence and Fine

Our client was a gainfully employed male in his mid 40’s charged with Exceed prescribed concentration of alcohol. He has ...
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Exceed PCA Charges - Fine Without Conviction

Exceed PCA Charges – Fine Without Conviction

Our client was a gainfully employed male in his mid 40’s who was charged with Exceed PCA before the court ...
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Exceed PCA 49(1)(f) and Exceed PCA 49(1)(b) - Community Corrections Order

Exceed PCA 49(1)(f) and Exceed PCA 49(1)(b) – Community Corrections Order

Our client was charged with drink driving with a blood alcohol reading of 0.166%. He had an accident and his ...
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Drug Driving and Disqualified Driving - Fine

Drug Driving and Disqualified Driving – Fine

Our client had been intercepted for a random drug driving test and was tested positive to cannabis and methamphetamine. He ...
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Driving Whilst Disqualified x 2, Fraudulent Use of Plates x 3

Driving Whilst Disqualified x 2, Fraudulent Use of Plates x 3

The client had 38 prior convictions for driving unlicensed or whilst his licence was suspended disqualified. He was in a ...
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Driving Under the Influence Careless Driving

Driving Under the Influence Careless Driving

The accused was a 19 year old with no prior Court appearances. He had been invited to a wine tasting ...
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Driving Offences - Fine and Wholly-Suspended Sentence

Driving Offences – Fine and Wholly-Suspended Sentence

Before he was represented by us, our client was sentenced at the Heidelberg Magistrates’ Court to four months imprisonment for ...
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Driving Offences - Fine, Licence Cancelled and Disqualified

Driving Offences – Fine, Licence Cancelled and Disqualified

Client drove through an intersection on a red light, narrowing and missing a police divisional unit. A police pursuit ensued ...
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Refuse Breath Test, Speeding, Drive Whilst Disqualified, and Other Charges - Fine, Not Guilty

Refuse Breath Test, Speeding, Drive Whilst Disqualified, and Other Charges – Fine, Not Guilty

Our client was found by Police sitting in the driver’s seat of his car while listening to the radio. The ...
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Driving Offences Guilty Plea - Community Corrections Order and Licence Cancellation

Driving Offences Guilty Plea – Community Corrections Order and Licence Cancellation

Our client was charged with several motor vehicle offences. She pleaded guilty to Reckless conduct endangering serious injury and drink ...
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Driving Charges - Suspended Sentence and Fine

Driving Charges – Suspended Sentence and Fine

Our client was charged with drive while disqualified on four separate occasions together with other driving offences. He admitted numerous ...
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Drive Whilst License Suspended, Fail to Wear Seat Belt, Drive Unregistered Motor Vehicle

Drive Whilst License Suspended, Fail to Wear Seat Belt, Drive Unregistered Motor Vehicle

Client was suspended as a result of an earlier speeding infringement. In 2004 had attended Court and was sentenced (fines ...
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Drive While Suspended by Infringements

Drive While Suspended by Infringements

The client was found to be driving disqualified. He had called VicRoads to take the option of keeping his licence ...
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Drive Disqualified, State False Name and Address

Drive Disqualified, State False Name and Address

The client was charged with driving disqualified after receiving a substantial period of disqualification for his fourth offence of exceeding ...
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Exceed PCA, Dangerous Driving, and Other Traffic Charges - Adjourned Undertaking

Exceed PCA, Dangerous Driving, and Other Traffic Charges – Adjourned Undertaking

Our client was charged with drink driving and other traffic offences and had a blood alcohol concentration of just under ...
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Road Rage Incident - Non Conviction Fine

Road Rage Incident – Non Conviction Fine

Police alleged that this was a road rage matter where our client tailgated the L plate driver of a another ...
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Road Rage Incident - Charge Withdrawn

Road Rage Incident – Charge Withdrawn

The police alleged that in an incident of road rage, after being unable to pass them, our client reversed his ...
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Possess/Use Gammahydroxybutyrate (GHB) Fail to Stop at a Red Light Signal

Possess/Use Gammahydroxybutyrate (GHB) Fail to Stop at a Red Light Signal

The accused was a 44 year old man with no history of prior Court appearances. He was apprehended by police ...
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Drive Whilst License Suspended - Suspended Sentence

Drive Whilst License Suspended – Suspended Sentence

Our client was charged with 2 offences of drive whilst license suspended. One offence occurred during the operational period of ...
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Driving, Dishonesty, Drug Charges, and Breach of Suspended Sentence

Driving, Dishonesty, Drug Charges, and Breach of Suspended Sentence

Client was charged with 14 offences, including drive whilst authorisation suspended, multiple dishonesty offences, and drug related offences. This offending ...
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Exceed PCA - 49 (1)(b), Exceed PCA 49(1)(f)

Exceed PCA – 49 (1)(b), Exceed PCA 49(1)(f)

The client had received a phone call that his elderly mother had a fall. He had drunk two VB stubbies ...
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Exceed PCA - Community Based Order

Exceed PCA – Community Based Order

The client is a lady in her 40’s. She was pulled over after she had been seen swerving over the ...
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Drink Driving - Exceed Prescribed Concentration of Alcohol

Drink Driving – Exceed Prescribed Concentration of Alcohol

Three police officers alleged they saw our client enter his motor car and move it approx 2 metres before pulling ...
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Motor Vehicle Offences: Exceed PCA, Drive Disqualified

Motor Vehicle Offences: Exceed PCA, Drive Disqualified

Our client was charged with drink driving and exceed PCA. This is the client's 2nd offence for drink driving and ...
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Drive whilst Disqualified plea

Drive whilst Disqualified plea

The client had a Drive whilst license disqualified plea (2), exceed PCA, and Use hand-held mobile phone whilst driving. All offences breached ...
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Driving Whilst Disqualified

Driving Whilst Disqualified

The accused was a 25-year-old with three prior Court appearances for driving whilst disqualified, meaning that he would need to ...
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Driving While Disqualified

Driving While Disqualified

The client was charged with a drive while licence disqualified. She had her licence suspended and disqualified for 6 months ...
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Drive Disqualified - Suspended Sentence

Drive Disqualified – Suspended Sentence

The client was pulled over whilst driving on a disqualified licence. His licence had been disqualified for 8 years in ...
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Drive Disqualified

Drive Disqualified

The client was found driving disqualified after receiving a licence disqualification for drink driving. The client pleaded guilty to one ...
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Drive Whilst Disqualified, Breach of Suspended Sentence

Drive Whilst Disqualified, Breach of Suspended Sentence

The accused had two prior convictions for driving whilst disqualified, where he was placed on a 12 month suspended sentence ...
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Assault and Driving Charges - Fine Without Conviction

Assault and Driving Charges – Fine Without Conviction

An argument ensued between our client and her boyfriend. The client got into her car and her boyfriend jumped into ...
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Obtaining Property by Deception, Theft, and Drive Disqualified - Some Charges Withdrawn, Fine Without Conviction

Obtaining Property by Deception, Theft, and Drive Disqualified – Some Charges Withdrawn, Fine

The client had been called and was convinced by a friend to use a stolen credit card for a series ...
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Burglary, Theft, Criminal Damage - Intensive Correction Order

Burglary, Theft, Criminal Damage – Intensive Correction Order

Our client broke into and stole $200 from his employer’s petty cash one night and then went out partying with ...
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