Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Australia Law Questions
My son has been charged with driving under the influence of
Hi my son has been charged with driving under the influence of marijuana (in Tas) also failed to appear at first summons, would you say he needs to hire a lawyer and if so can you recommend anyone in … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
4,070 satisfied customers
I'm in Australia & I'm looking for advice in regards to
I'm in Australia & I'm looking for advice in regards ***** ***** who I've been battling with for over 12 months. I've been to the TIO but it's such a mess & my child & I are both disabled, have no fri… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
4,070 satisfied customers
Morning, i was recently in Bali and a nsw schoolie who had
Morning, i was recently in Bali and a nsw schoolie who had never riden a motorbike and no licence smashed into a bike then me on footpath then pushed me partbunder parked van and he damaged van. I had… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
How can a person with dual citizenship be ineligible for
How can a person with dual citizenship be ineligible for election to parliament when members of parliament are required to swear allegiance to the ruler of a foreign power? OathI, A.B., do swear that … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
4,070 satisfied customers
I had a friend stayin with me,he was abusive and never
i had a friend stayin with me,he was abusive and never contributed.i asked him to leave,im scared of him,in case he tries to lie to get my property.what is the law about this … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
4,070 satisfied customers
Needing to know a few things, my husband of 14years has been
Hi, Needing to know a few things, my husband of 14years has been in Australia since 1974 came out from England with his parents. He has never had a passport and isn't nationalized. But has always work… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
My daughter lives in India and got married and I would want
Hi I am Australian Citizen and my daughter lives in India and got married and I would want to invite her and my son in law here as a visitor to visit me … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
I (Male) am in a separated under one roof arrangement and
I (Male) am in a separated under one roof arrangement and have been since 2010 (6 years). We have our 16 half year old daughter who lives at home as well. My partner (Female) is chronically ill with p… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
5,988 satisfied customers
I am an ex soldier got convicted 3 mths ago range pci i got
I am an ex soldier got convicted 3 mths ago for high range pci i got busted 2 wks ago for driving while disqualified and unregisterd i am a full time single dad to 2 top of their year students I suffe… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
I am a fifty-three year old male and live in Perth, Western
I am a fifty-three year old male and live in Perth, Western Australia. When I was twelve I was diagnosed with a form of Meningitis that nearly claimed my life. I was hospitalised of course and my pare… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
Good evening. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I have been questioned
Good evening. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I have been questioned regarding a Failure to stop at an accident. This matter is involving myself and a pedestrian. At the time of driving I was under immense dur… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
28,101 satisfied customers
The Harry Potter story is a stolen story from an Australian
The Harry Potter story is a stolen story from an Australian author. That is a fact. Now that the stories have been produced it is my intention to have the matter dealt with in a court on grounds of co… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
My daughter has had her children, boy,4 and 10,girl, removed
My daughter has had her children, boy,4 and 10,girl, removed from her custody by the magistrate, but from what my daughter says the magistrate on first hearing, had not evev read the affidavits. Yet t… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hi, My services were terminated last Thursday 26/5/2011
Hi, My services were terminated last Thursday 26/5/2011 by my employer. I had shown erratic behavior due to depression/anxiety, would fly off sometimes and argue loudly and obnoxiously and the final s… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
My son is suffering PTSD he is currently serving a sentence
My son is suffering PTSD he is currently serving a sentence with a High court appeal pending. He is experiencing anixety/panic attacks and is currently being treated with a drug that he can feel is no… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I was born into the religious group The Children of God, in
I was born into the religious group The Children of God, in 1991 or 1992 Melbourne Australia our home was raided at 5 am, based on false allegations of child abuse. The adult men beaten and the kids m… read more
Peter G.
Peter G.
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
767 satisfied customers
I had a contract for some building work which was not finished
I had a contract for some building work which was not finished to my satisfaction, inclduing not turning up when committments were made. I made a payment for 5/8 of the work. After 3 years they came b… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I am involved with a insurance claims dispute. I have had mental
I am involved with a insurance claims dispute. I have had mental illness for 5 years and have been being paid by my insurance company. My diagnosis by 6 different psyschoschiast is that I have bipolar… read more
Alex Nelson
Alex Nelson
Principal Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
62 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.

James G.

James G.

Lawyer

17 satisfied customers

Australian Legal Practitioner

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

28,101 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

5,988 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

4,070 satisfied customers

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

< 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