Disharge without Conviction
June 19, 2019
Dr Roderick Mulgan
A criminal conviction is a mill stone for life. Once the black mark is entered against your name in the Justice Department’s computer, it is there for...
July 19, 2015
The criminal charge of careless driving causing injury or death is one of my favourite charges to defend. I can assure you, this isn’t because I enjoy...
You may or may not have recently seen me on Paul Henry’s show talking about new rules regarding drones, along with the privacy concerns they bring.
October 4, 2014
A sad phenomena we have seen since the Global Financial Crisis of 2007-2008 has been the common theme of small business owners getting in trouble with...
September 19, 2014
Trial by jury is an ancient mechanism of justice. Its origins are traced back to Athens, where citizens would be compensated a day’s wage for their du...
September 16, 2014
We deal with people who have been caught up with drugs on a very regular basis. Whether the involvement arose because of drug use, possession, supply...
August 30, 2014
There are two instruments the Courts use with a view to protecting people from physical and psychological abuse. In the Family and Criminal Courts, Pr...
August 29, 2014
Unless you never watch or read news, you will have heard of this concept. A discharge without conviction is available where someone has pleaded or bee...
August 27, 2014
When business is running smoothly, the relationships with those you interact with are easily cultivated and maintained. A bit like a new relationship,...
August 26, 2014
Whether you’re looking at losing your licence due to demerit points, or as a result of the Court imposing a sentence, there are a number of things you...
Defamation is a subject that almost everyone can appreciate. We all have reputations; some guarded more closely than others. Most of us have had thing...