What the actual F&#%: Offensive Language

What the actual F&#%: Offensive Language

Rude or Prude? Whatever your views on swearing, the law still considers that swearing in certain circumstances is a criminal offence. What is the Offence? Offensive language is prohibited in or near a public place or school under Section 4A of the Summary Offences Act...
Helping kids understand consent

Helping kids understand consent

We saw this fantastic image on Facebook and we just love it! As a former prosecutor and police officer now with 3 little ones, body safety is HUGE on our house. We have regularly discussed whether it is the vicarious trauma from cases which we have been involved with...
Strategic Imbalance

Strategic Imbalance

Strategic Imbalance ✌️ ☮️ I was listening to a podcast last night about ‘strategic imbalance’ and let me tell you. I am all about it! There is so much focus in our modern world (particularly on mums) to have “balance”. I mean of course we have to balance work, home,...
Friendly and Caring?

Friendly and Caring?

“Friendly” and “Caring”. Two traits I pride myself on as a human being and as a lawyer. When you come to see a lawyer, whether it is for a criminal law or a family law matter, you have to discuss really personal things. I get to know my clients life story,...