Lachie Davine

Lachie is based in our Sunshine and Melbourne offices and regularly appears on behalf of clients at the Sunshine Magistrates’ Court as well as other courts across Melbourne.

Lachie DavineLachie comes to Doogue + George Defence Lawyers from the County Court where he was a Judge’s Associate for nearly 3 years. In this role, he assisted in the preparation and conduct of hearings involving a broad range of serious indictable matters. Lachie was fortunate to have also gained extensive exposure to the County Court’s specialist lists including Koori Court, Drug & Alcohol Treatment Court, and bail services including the Court Integrated Services Program (CISP). He holds a strong interest in access to therapeutic services and treatment and is aware that rehabilitative interventions as part of criminal proceedings are required to be holistic in nature. Lachie has previously volunteered at a suburban community legal centre, leaving him well placed to assist clients with diverse backgrounds and experiences.

As a dedicated and diligent lawyer, Lachie’s approach to his work is balanced and thoroughly considered. He is passionate about ensuring that clients feel heard, have a voice, and are treated with dignity. Lachie is committed to developing a strong relationship with his clients and assisting them in navigating challenging court systems and achieving the best possible outcome.

He has previously completed a Bachelor of Laws from LaTrobe University and was admitted to practice in May 2023.