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Dealing with Allegations of Sexual Assault

Facing an allegation of sexual assault can be very stressful. If you are seeking information about what to expect when dealing with any type of sexual allegation, we have prepared a brochure detailing relevant important information that would be very useful.

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Specific areas that this brochure covers include:

  • Fundamental Rights of the Accused
  • The Position of the Accused
  • Types of Sexual Offences
  • Rape
  • Indecent Assault
  • Sexual Penetration of a Child under 16
  • Indecent Act with a Child under 16
  • Child Pornography
  • Supervision Offences
  • Investigative Techniques
  • The Sex Offender Registration Act
  • Preparation of Defended Sex Offence Cases
  • Appearance Before Royal Commissions
  • Pleading Guilty to Sexual Offending

In light of the current Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, it is expected there will be a vast and wide ranging impact on many individuals from various institutions in regards to historical sex matters.

Anyone named at the Royal Commission will need immediate proper legal advice. As well as understanding and consideration.

If you have been charged with a sex offence and need advice or legal representation, call 03 9670 5111 or fill out the form to the right of this page to contact an experienced sex crimes lawyer.

We also offer a free first consultation with people on the Sex Offender Registry who would like to discuss any issues they are having regarding compliance or possible suspension of their reporting obligation.