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 need to contact the banking ombudsman in WA if there is
Hi, I need to contact the banking ombudsman in WA if there is one or will the normal ombudsman contact details be sufficient? Hope you can help … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,461 satisfied customers
About 4 months ago nab bank morwell froze my account wanting
Hi about 4 months ago nab bank morwell froze my account wanting to know if the funds that had been payed in there had come from the ato which it had .now that it has been sorted out and finalized with… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,461 satisfied customers
I had an account with HSBC in N Y ,which was transferred to
I had an account with HSBC in N Y ,which was transferred to Citizens . I do not now have a credit card , they have my funds , but I can't access them . There is no way of contacting this institution ,… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,461 satisfied customers
My husband and I believed that we had made a payment
My husband and I believed that we had made a payment correctly, having been provided with banking details which we checked as the movement of funds was made. Unfortunately that payment was stated as having never been received. We checked with our bank and discovered that the funds had not been sent to the 'correct account', and the recipient claims non receipt of the payment. The bank which received the payment is the Suncorp Bank. They refuse to assist us and state that their client does not have to repay the amount of $1690. it is our loss. … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,461 satisfied customers
I am having a problem in getting money back that was scamed
hi i am having a problem in getting money back that was scamed from our S uncorp Bank Account .December 2017 we were advised by Suncorp Fraud that a large sum of money was with drawn and asked if it w… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
34,461 satisfied customers
Nee to ascertain if I have a case with a super fund direct
nee to ascertain if I have a case with a super fund direct debiting my bank account without my approval. … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,663 satisfied customers
I am writing to inquire about the steps I can take to recover
I am writing to inquire about the steps I can take to recover monies taken from my personal account time and time again by Origins Energy without my permission to do so. I have never given them permis… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
Re: Investment account. I am POA for my 82 year old mother
Re: Investment account. I am POA for my 82 year old mother who has been in a nursing home for 3 and 1/2 years. She has an investment portfolio with ANZ (ING) and since beginning 2011 they stopped peop… read more
Sean
Sean
Experienced lawyer
Bachelor of Law with First Class Honours
855 satisfied customers
a direct debit has been taken from my bank account, not approved
a direct debit has been taken from my bank account, not approved by me by an unknown person, the bank has refunded the money, but says anyone can access my account if they put the right number of my a… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
i have 3 accounts with the same bank,being savings,credit card,personal
i have 3 accounts with the same bank,being savings,credit card,personal loan, and another that my director must of instructed to bank for where the business money goes into weekly,when i approached th… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I have bank accounts with the national bank. I have recently
I have bank accounts with the national bank. I have recently separated from my husband. He has been admitted to the Gellong phyciatric hospital with depression 3 times since easter and tried to take h… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Our lawyer has been trying for 6 weeks to contact Westpac
Our lawyer has been trying for 6 weeks to contact Westpac Banking Corporation in regards XXXXX XXXXX foreclosure . He has send emails, express post letters by no response what can we do for the banks … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
We had a house fire Sept 2009, it took 16 months for our Insurance
We had a house fire Sept 2009, it took 16 months for our Insurance Company to pay out our claim as they wanted to paint and seal everything in. Once they agreed to the final payout the cheque had to b… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
hi, I wrote a cheq out last year but cancelled it within hours
hi, I wrote a cheq out last year but cancelled it within hours of putting it into a companies account. the bank made a mistake and cashed the cheq. the company went bust and the money was never recove… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
what actually happens with probate Do bank accounts get frozen
what actually happens with probate? Do bank accounts get frozen? My husband and I had a joint line of credit, will this be frozen also?… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
Hi, I recieved a bank check for 28000 for my car. 3 days after
Hi, I recieved a bank check for 28000 for my car. 3 days after I deposited it the bank cleared it and all the funds were in my Anz account. So I handed over my car and I used around two thousand of th… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
i got a visa debit card and signed a contract with them saying
i got a visa debit card and signed a contract with them saying i dont want credit hense the visa debit - it has an over drawer fee of only 100 dollars which is why i got it as it linked to your seving… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
I have a bank account for my son(opened in Tasmania when he
I have a bank account for my son(opened in Tasmania when he was in kindergarten) as me as the sole signatury. I went in and changed my address to my Victorian address 5 yrs ago. Last Monday I went int… 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

34,461 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