Royal Commissions

Expert Royal Commission Lawyers

Doogue + George have extensive experience appearing before a Royal Commission. As Royal Commission lawyers, our firm has acted for over 50 witnesses at the most recent Royal Commissions, having received referrals from the legal services representing witnesses as well as from from other lawyers:

  • The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse
  • The Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance and Corruption
  • The Royal Commission into the Child Protection and Youth Detention Systems of the Government of the Northern Territory
  • Royal Commission into the Management of Police Informants
  • Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability

Our role is to advise individuals who are potentially liable to adverse findings.

If you receive a summons to appear before a Royal Commission, call Doogue + George for a free initial consultation.

Doogue + George lawyers have appeared as counsel and instructing solicitors, representing politicians, senior religious figures, business owners and public servants. Every case is distinct to the individual’s particular circumstances. What is common is that it’s a stressful time for everyone involved.

Appearing before a Royal Commission is a specific and complex area of law that requires thorough preparation and understanding of the how the law applies to a situation. It is imperative to seek advice from legal professionals who understand the law in this context.

Andrew George Royal Commission Lawyers

Andrew George at the Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance and Corruption (2014-2015)