Fixed Fees & First Consultation Free

If your matter is not listed below, please contact us for a confidential discussion and we will provide you with a cost estimate. All prices on this page are exclusive of GST.

Traffic Offences

Ask us if you qualify for our ‘No Licence No Fee’ guarantee

Our legal services for traffic offences includes the first appearance in court and all preparation and one full day when the case is heard in court.

Whilst the majority of cases are dealt with on the first court date, it may not always be possible in which case there is a further charge of $750 for all preparation including the next court date.

Contact us to find out if you qualify for our ‘No Licence No Fee’ guarantee.

Careless Driving

Where no one is hurt:
$1,200

Where someone is injured:
$1,500

Dangerous Driving

Where no one is hurt:
$1,500

Disqualified Driving

No previous charges:
$1,300

Previous charges:
$1,700

Drink Driving

Low range:
$1,200

Mid range:
$1,200

High range:
$1,300

Drug Driving

Low range:
$1,200

UIL (0.15% or over):
$1,300

Drivers Licence Appeals

Appeal against Infringements or Suspension Notices:
$1,500

Licence reinstatement application:
$1,650

Special hardship order:
$1,650

Work licence (includes guilty plea):
$1,650

Unlicensed Driving

$1,200

Minor Criminal Cases

E.g.: assault, stealing, drug offences, etc.

Our legal services for minor criminal offences includes the first appearance in court and all preparation and one full day when the case is heard in court.

Guilty Plea in the Magistrates Court

$1,500

Not Guilty Defended in the Magistrates Court

$3,000

Major Criminal Cases

E.g.: murder, rape, drug trafficking, etc.

 

Where appropriate, our fees for major criminal cases include all preparation and work including a full day hearing of the appeal in court.

Not Guilty Defended in the Magistrates Court

Once we hear your story during your first free consultation, we will be able to let you know if we can offer fixed fees and if so, what the cost will be.

Attending Police Station in the event of your arrest and being charged

$600

Includes the interview process. Travel expenses may be additional.

Applications to dismiss declarations of being a Habitual Offender

$1,500

Application Filing Fees may be additional charge.

Prison Conferences

$600

Travel expenses may be additional.

Appeals against penalties imposed by the Magistrates Court

Non-custodial penalties (i.e. non-jail penalties):
$1,500

Custodial penalties (i.e. jail time):
$2,500

Bail Application

In the Magistrates or District Court:
$1,500

In the Supreme Court:
$3,000

Applications to dismiss your case on grounds of mental health

$2,500

A psychiatrist or psychologist report may be additional cost. Some applications may also involve sentencing proceedings in which case, we will be able to advise you of the cost once you you’re your free first initial consultation.

Cases involving Dangerous Dogs

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Initial Advice

Initial Conference with you:
$200

Advice to Council

Preparing Letter of Introduction to Council and following them up:
$200

Preparing and forwarding a Written Letter of Objection to Council in response to a Proposed Dangerous Dog Declaration:
$500

Appeal against
Dangerous Dog Declaration

$2,000

Includes all preparation, negotiations with Council and a Full Day in Court. Magistrates Court Filing Fee is additional.

‘Guilty Plea’ for
Dog Attack Prosecution

$1,500

Includes all preparation and one day in Court.