Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
I have a vehicle that is damaged due to the hail storm in
I have a vehicle that is damaged due to the hail storm in Canberra in 19/1/2020. My insurance company is NRMA. Today I attended an assessment to determine whether the vehicle is a write off or repaira… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
Looking for contractual lawyers. In Western Australia -
In Western Australia - regarding a hire car damaged in hail storm in Queensland … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,501 satisfied customers
I have insurance on my vehicle and about 3 months ago
I have insurance on my vehicle and about 3 months ago reported to insurer that I had hail damage from a storm. At that stage I did not want it repaired as I did not have the funds to pay the excess. … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
18,693 satisfied customers
I have lodged a claim with my insurance co.APIA, because a
I have lodged a claim with my insurance co.APIA, because a neighbours drains (3) have been discharing onto my property and has started to cause damage to my house, which is how I found out about the d… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
I was in a hail storm in March 17, Reported to Woolworths
I was in a hail storm in March 17, Reported to Woolworths insurance. I had 3 quotes. one for $6800, the other two approx $10,000. Woolworths insisted I use the cheapest quote, but since the car is exp… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Afternoon, I have had water damage to retaining walls and
afternoon, I have had water damage to retaining walls and garden beds that have been completely wiped out and caused significant damage to our property along with undermining the batter we had to prot… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
My son and I rented a car from Avis car rentals on our trip
My son and I rented a car from Avis car rentals on our trip to Brisbane we were driving on a Brisbane street when we were caught in the cyclone that surprised everybody including the weather bureau on… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hi Leon.I'm wondering what are the next best steps for us to
Hi Leon.I'm wondering what are the next best steps for us to take in regards ***** ***** 'legacy' Insurance claim. We were told the wrong information by our Insurance Companies assessor - an employee … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hi there, Im hoping you can assist with a tree problem. One
Hi there, I'm hoping you can assist with a tree problem. One of our large trees broke a fairly big limb into our neighbours garden. It damaged their car their plants and pots and broke their garden ta… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
14,361 satisfied customers
I am being sued over a car accident in which I rear ended someone.
I am being sued over a car accident in which I rear ended someone. I was most definitely at fault but it was a very minor accident. I told them I was happy to pay for the damages but would prefer to n… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
Hello, I recently had an accident whereby a car did an unexpected
Hello, I recently had an accident whereby a car did an unexpected U turn in front of me. The other party lied an said that I was overtaking him whilst he was preparing to turn right into a street, how… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
hello my name is Neil, Firstly a little backdround i own a
hello my name is Neil, Firstly a little backdround i own a house in Kalgoorlie i used to live in but is now a investment property as i moved back to perth, and about 4 months ago rented the house out … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Solicitor - Admitted 2005
14,361 satisfied customers
Im having troubles with my insurance company I had a disagreement
I'm having troubles with my insurance company I had a disagreement with one of the ere employees and they were canceling my insurance on me but I spoke to the ombudsman about that last week and got ba… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
32,717 satisfied customers
My daughter had taken out insurance with buzz insurance on
My daughter had taken out insurance with buzz insurance on her car five days after she had taken out insurance she had an accident. Previously she had insurance with a different insurer and she had a … read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
hi there we have put in a claim to have our car repaired from
hi there we have put in a claim to have our car repaired from the storms they had assessed the car and told us that all but three of the dents could be fixed so they referred us on to a place called d… read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
Hi have had my car damaged in the hail storm in Perth on Monday.
Hi have had my car damaged in the hail storm in Perth on Monday. I rang my insurance broker yesterday to touch base about what happened to my vehiceal. They have placed a claim in for me today Which i… read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
At the end of 2008, we suffered minor storm damage to our house
At the end of 2008, we suffered minor storm damage to our house roof. The Insurance company decided not to send an assessor but told us to go ahead with quotes to get it fixed. The roof was fixed by a… read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
My neighbour has built a very expensive fence between our properties
My neighbour has built a very expensive fence between our properties after storms badly damaged the original super six fence.I obtained quotes to replace the original fence and my insurance company pa… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Deborah Awyzio

Deborah Awyzio

Solicitor

863 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

32,717 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

18,693 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,501 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x