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Legal Jargon - what does it all mean?

We think that when you sit down to talk with your lawyer, it’s really important that your lawyer breaks things down and uses every day language. Hopefully that means that you feel comfortable, and most importantly, that you understand what is going on. Read on to find a list of words and phrases that you might encounter if you are being investigated by police or charged with an offence.

Our fixed fee approach to drink driving, drug possession and other local court matters

Being charged with a criminal offence can be a very stressful time. For many people, there is also the financial worry about how much it will cost to have a highly experienced and reliable criminal lawyer represent you. That’s where Kingston Fox Lawyers comes in.  We believe that offering our clients a fixed fee eliminates some of that undue stress. Why? Because gives you more certainty, at the beginning of your matter, about how much it will cost you to hire an experienced and reliable criminal defence lawyer.

You've been charged with domestic violence related offences? What now?

Have you been charged with an offence relating to domestic violence? If so, before you make a decision about what plea you will enter, you need to make sure you understand the nature of the charges against you and what options are available to you. Be aware there can be unexpected consequences that come along with a criminal conviction. It is important to get legal advice early, so that you can make an informed decision.