Sometimes when you have been convicted for a criminal offence, there comes a time when appealing your conviction or sentence might be needed. This might be possible if you feel a court decision is unfair, or that the law governing the case was ruled in the wrong way. it is important to engage experienced appeal lawyers to assess your case and advise on the best approach. We have years of appellate-specific experience to manage your case through the full appeal process. We consider all possible grounds for appeal and provide honest and realistic advice on getting the best outcome.
APPEALING YOUR CONVICTION OR SENTENCE
If there are grounds to appeal your conviction or sentence, we can prepare the appeal for you in conjunction with a barrister. It is important to know that strict time frames apply to criminal appeals, so getting in touch with us as soon as possible to assess and prepare your appeal will give you the best chance of a positive outcome. Our criminal defence lawyers are able to handle all types of appeals at all levels of the criminal justice system, including from the Magistrates and Supreme Courts and to the High Court of Australia.
Lionheart Lawyers have the essential knowledge and experience in advising, preparing and arguing criminal appeals. We understand the technical and complex nature of appealing to a higher court and give you the best advice regarding your prospects of appeal success.
Your prospects of overturning a conviction or reducing a sentence are wholly increased with the right legal team behind you. If you wish to file an appeal or seek advice in relation to one, we can fully advise and represent you in all matters.