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Qualified and Experienced Assault Lawyers in Victoria

The complexity of assault cases demands a deep understanding of Victorian law, and our team at Nardi Lawyers is equipped for the challenge. We represent both victims of assault and those who have been accused, providing comprehensive legal services to address every facet of your case. Assault legislation is multifaceted, with various classifications and penalties depending on the nature and severity of the offence. Our team works tirelessly to build a robust case, ensuring your rights are protected and your voice is heard.

Our lawyers have significant experience in dealing with both summary and indictable offences. From unaggravated assault to more severe charges including grievous bodily harm and armed assault, we understand the intricacies of each case type. This allows us to provide targeted, dedicated legal service no matter the complexity of your unique circumstances.

  • Negotiation

    We are adept at negotiating on behalf of our clients for fair and favourable parenting agreements. Our primary goal is to resolve issues amiably without court intervention.

  • Court Representation

    If court intervention is unavoidable, you can trust our experienced lawyers to represent your interests robustly and efficiently in court.

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Our Legal Services

At Nardi Lawyers, we pride ourselves on providing tailored, client-focused solutions in all assault matters. Our services include:

  • Legal advice

    We offer detailed, concise advice on your rights, possible outcomes, and the most effective strategies for your defence.

  • Representation in court

    Our expert lawyers will stand by your side during court proceedings, ensuring your case receives the attention it deserves.

  • Negotiating with the prosecution

    Our team can handle settlement discussions, aiming for favourable terms and possibly reduced penalties where possible.

How to Act After Being Accused of an Assault

If you’ve been accused of assault, time is of the essence. Here’s a brief guide on what to do next:

  • Remain silent

    Anything you say to law enforcement may be used against you in court. It’s best to stay silent until you’ve spoken to a lawyer.

  • Contact Nardi Lawyers

    Get in touch with us as soon as you can. We’ll guide you through the process and start working on your defense immediately.

  • Gather evidence

    Start collecting any evidence that might help your case. This could include CCTV footage, witness statements, and medical reports.

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Why Choose Nardi Lawyers for Assault Charges

  • Extensive experience

    Our lawyers have successfully handled numerous assault cases over the years.

  • Personalised approach

    We tailor our services based on each client's unique circumstances.

  • Prompt response

    We pride ourselves on quick, efficient communication.

  • Flexible solutions

    We use technology to make our services as accessible as possible.

  • After-hours service

    For urgent matters, we're available outside regular working hours.

  • Comprehensive coverage

    We represent clients in the city, suburbs, and regionally.

Our Services
Experts in Criminal Law

At Nardi Lawyers, our committed team of criminal defence lawyers in Melbourne offers expert representation for various criminal law matters. Whether you're dealing with assault, family violence, drug offences, theft, sexual offences, or considering an appeal, we provide tailored legal support to meet your needs.

What is the process when hiring a Criminal lawyer?

When you hire a criminal lawyer at Nardi Lawyers, here's what happens, what you can expect, and the next steps.

  • Initial

    Start with a free 15-minute phone consultation to discuss your case and receive preliminary advice.

  • Detailed

    Upon formal engagement, we'll schedule a detailed consultation to analyse your situation and provide personalised legal guidance.

  • Correspondence
    with Authorities

    After reviewing your case, we'll communicate with relevant authorities or parties, initiating discussions or responding to legal actions.

  • We Walk
    Beside You

    Nardi Lawyers stand by your side, skillfully navigating legal complexities at every step to ensure the best possible outcomes.

Frequently Asked Questions about Assault Charges
What is the penalty for assault in Victoria?

The penalty for assault in Victoria varies depending on the seriousness of the offence. Penalties can range from fines to imprisonment. For detailed advice on potential penalties, consult your solicitor.

Can assault charges be dropped in Victoria?

In some instances, assault charges can be dismissed or withdrawn, but this depends on a variety of factors. Your lawyer can discuss the likelihood of this outcome with you.

Is there a statute of limitations on assault charges?

No, there’s no statute of limitations on assault charges in Victoria. However, the length of time since the offence occurred may influence the court’s decision on the case.

How can a lawyer help with my assault charges?

A lawyer can help you understand the charges against you, evaluate the evidence, advise on the best course of action, negotiate a plea, or represent you in court.

Can I face multiple assault charges for one event?

Yes, it’s possible to face multiple charges stemming from a single event. For instance, if you’re involved in an incident where more than one person is harmed, you could be charged with multiple counts of assault.

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    0491 626 283
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    0493 141 014
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    Nardi Lawyers Pty Ltd
    Suite 22 Level 1/797 Plenty Rd,
    South Morang VIC 3752, Australia

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    456 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000

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