NSW Courts & Tribunals: A 5 Minute Guide

There are a number of courts and tribunals in New South Wales, and it’s not always easy to know which court your matter will be heard in. The good news is that Douglass & Ford can represent you before any court in NSW regarding any criminal law related issue. Here’s...

Legal Aid NSW: What You Need To Know

Legal Aid can be a confusing and complicated matter. It is not always clear who is eligible for assistance, what types of legal problems are covered, or what the application process is. In this blog post, we will attempt to answer the most common questions people ask...

What Is An Apprehended Violence Order (AVO)?

An Apprehended Violence Order is an order made by a court against a person that makes you fear for your own safety. This order will be able to protect you from further violence, intimidation or harassment from the person you fear. There are two types of apprehended...

Driver License Disqualification Reforms

The new driver disqualification laws were prompted by research that shows “Lengthy disqualification periods, which can sometimes last for more than ten years, do not deter unauthorised driving and have a disproportionate impact on disadvantaged people, including...