If you’ve been charged with reckless driving, speeding, or drink/drug driving offences, you might be tempted to downplay the severity. However, a traffic offence conviction can lead to grave consequences, including hefty fines, loss of licence, and even imprisonment.
That’s why it’s crucial to engage the most skilled and experienced traffic lawyers in Sunshine. Nardi Lawyers boasts hundreds of contented clients and is dedicated to assisting everyday Melburnians with their traffic violations.
At Nardi Lawyers, we’re committed to securing the best possible outcomes for our clients. Our goals include:
We attain these results by rigorously examining evidence and surrounding circumstances for errors. In numerous cases where inaccuracies occurred during evidence collection, we’ve successfully had the charges dismissed. When that’s not possible, our use of character references, driving records, and reasons for reducing the charge have led to decreased penalties in most instances.
Drink driving carries not only minimum mandatory loss of licence (can be extended at discretion of the Magistrate), but also strict conditions on relicencing, such as completing a drink driving course, applying to VicRoads for relicencing and installing an alcohol interlocker device. See our table below for minimum licence cancellation period.
Not unlike drink driving, this charge carries mandatory loss of licence, the length of which will depend on your history and whether or not alcohol was also found in your system. You will also need to apply to the court for relicencing.
This charge does not carry a mandatory loss of licence provision, however, the Magistrate has discretion to suspend your licence. This charge is often relevant where an accident has occurred and it may be laid with other charges. Diversion may be an option with this charge.
This charge also carries mandatory loss of licence provisions, depending on your speed limit.
See our table below for minimum periods of licence loss.
This charge applies to situations where you are driving when your licence has been suspended by either the court, police, VicRoads or the sheriff.
This charge relates to driving where you do not have a licence or permit. It may also apply where you have moved to Victoria from interstate, but have failed to obtain a Victorian licence within 3 months.
Dealing with being charged with drink or drug driving offences is stressful enough without the added burden of unclear or dishonest lawyers. At Nardi Lawyers, we’re dedicated to providing straightforward and honest advice, and we’re always upfront about our fees, empowering you to make informed decisions.
Our law firm concentrates on a select few areas of law to gain a deeper understanding of their complexities. With traffic law as one of these focal points, you can trust you’re receiving top-tier advice and representation.
With hundreds of 5-star reviews across various platforms, our clients can attest to our commitment to achieving the best possible results for everyone. As specialised drink driving defence lawyers, Sunshine residents benefit from our years of refined expertise in traffic law specifics.
Nardi Lawyers respond to all inquiries within 24 hours and offer no-obligation consultations to help you determine if we’re the right law firm for you. To learn more about our services or schedule a consultation, get in touch with us today.