Murder Defence Lawyers – Melbourne
Murder is the most serious offence in the Crimes Act 1958. The maximum penalty is life imprisonment. There are alternatives to Murder that hold lesser penalties and need to be explored depending on the merits of each case. These include defensive homicide and manslaughter. Murder trials will always proceed in the Supreme Court of Victoria. Therefore it is important that you have the best murder trial defence lawyer in Melbourne available to you. We also have offices located in five convenient locations in Ringwood, Moorabbin, Dandenong, Frankston and the Melbourne CBD.
Barristers are always very interested in running murder trials. We have extensive relationships with senior barristers with years of experience in murder trial defence. This is important because the Crown is always well prepared with regard to any murder trial, so their preparedness must be counterbalanced by a competent and hardworking criminal law firm committed to achieving the best outcome for you. We have extensive relationships with barristers, both Queen’s and Senior Counsel that regularly appear in the Supreme Court. Given the serious nature and the serious repercussions of a finding of guilty with regard to a murder prosecution, these matters are handled directly by one of the managing partners.
If you have been charged with Murder it is imperative you engage a legal representative urgently. If you are yet to be interviewed it is crucial you seek advice from an experienced murder trial defence lawyer before undertaking a record of interview. If you or a loved one has been charged with Murder, call our office today to speak to one of the partners for professional diligent and compassionate service.