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
Can a ex defacto take my investment property that I had
Can a ex defacto take my investment property that I had before the relationship and he had nothing to do with … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
35,160 satisfied customers
A few months ago at a job I worked out, one boss spoke to me
A few months ago at a job I worked out, one boss spoke to me about my weekend activities meaning drugs saying that some workers have said I do drugs, this boss was giving me a heads up and she said th… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
35,160 satisfied customers
I got into an altercation/physical fight with another girl
I got into an altercation/physical fight with another girl at work she approached me but I may have pushed her before she push me I fell over hurt my back there's three other witnesses I was being hel… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
35,160 satisfied customers
I've been falsely accused of an incident against a child and
I've been falsely accused of an incident against a child and I don't know what to do … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
35,160 satisfied customers
Does my apartment agent have the right to show up to my
Does my apartment agent have the right to show up to my apartment and film her self knocking on the door to cause a reaction for my dog and then send the video to me saying it needs to be sorted ? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
35,160 satisfied customers
A girl touched my daughter on the vagina 3 times at my
A girl touched my daughter on the vagina 3 times at my daughters birthday party. She also touched another girl in the same way. … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
35,160 satisfied customers
I was drunk and threatened suicide to my partner by phone. I
I was drunk and threatened suicide to my partner by phone. I have a long history of mental illness and alcohol abuse . I have stopped drinking over 12 months ago but had a relapse for a couple of week… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
35,160 satisfied customers
I was assaulted, but didn't go down to police station that
I was assaulted, but didn't go down to police station that night but called them and they didn't give me a case no. But wen o see them after drs appointment the next day. In the interim that person that assaulted me went to police station and lied that I assaulted her and said I was aggressive and intoxicated which was the complete opposite because I only arrived at the property at 7pm and heard they were drinking all day so she was drunk. Now she put a report and got case number ***** is not pressing charges. My question is I did go to police station and they told me that even if they write up a police charge it's not going to go anywhere (they seen my bruises and swells on face) So he said I should leave it coz she's not pressing charges but that's not the point, I'm a quiet person. Who does volunteering for Foster caring for DCP, even though she's not pressing charges, is this going to be a mark on my name for police clearance and because these also false … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
35,160 satisfied customers
I made a statement or a bullet point point kind of statement
I made a statement or a bullet point point kind of statement against my partner about him assaulting me. I know wish to withdraw or retract that statement. I don't wish to tell police I lied but I am … read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,954 satisfied customers
I made a statement or a bullet point point kind of statement
I made a statement or a bullet point point kind of statement against my partner about him assaulting me. I know wish to withdraw or retract that statement. I don't wish to tell police I lied but I am … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
I'm just wondering where I stand Myself and my partner are
Hello, I'm just wondering where I stand Myself and my partner are building in Western Australia with a building company. My partner is on our Bridging Visa as she is from Venezuela. They originally to… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
At Xmas my partner at the time and I had a massive fight,
At Xmas my partner at the time and I had a massive fight, police were called and an avo was placed on her, I went to court and told the police officer that I had been my fault. Which it was, we were b… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
About 4 years ago, leading up to the first time that my wife
About 4 years ago, my wife left me for the 1st time. Prior to that for about 1 year, I turned to liquor to blanket out the conflict with her and was bordering on alcoholism. We went through counseling… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,663 satisfied customers
My daughter mentioned to the school chaplain/councilor that
My daughter mentioned to the school chaplain/councilor that she had been touched by my ex husband, they slept in the same bed one evening (watching DVD). He awoke sweating & beside her, she felt his e… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
Hi I am currently on an 820 defacto visa and wish to go for
Hi I am currently on an 820 defacto visa and wish to go for my permanant residency for australia in the next few months but I recieved two good behaviour bonds for the same incident last year. Both ex… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
i was involved in an incident on Christmas Island where the
i was involved in an incident on Christmas Island where the guy I was sexually involved with, came to my room at the resort where all the employees stayed. But as he drank alcohol he became insulting … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Dear Sir/Madam I reside in Australia and currently have
Dear Sir/Madam I reside in Australia and currently have no criminal record. And until last Thursday have never been in trouble with the law. Unfortunately in my stupidity I drove while under the influ… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
i had sex with a drunk girl who said yes and was a willing
i had sex with a drunk girl who said yes and was a willing partner. tthen next day she said i raped her. will i be charged ?… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 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:

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

33,424 satisfied customers

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

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

35,160 satisfied customers

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

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,663 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

James D. Ford

James D. Ford

Solicitor

1,600 satisfied customers

Lawyer | Founder & CEO at Blue Ocean Law Group

< 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