Areas of Service

Criminal Law

At Schembri & Co Lawyers our team has extensive experience in criminal law matters. Headed up by the principle Stephen Schembri, we cover all legal matters ranging from intervention orders, traffic related offences through to serious offences heard in the Superior Courts. Regular appearances in the full range of courts and tribunals our knowledgeable solicitors are regularly engaged to assist in the most difficult of circumstances. Our experience includes matters relating to: Sexual offences Assaults/ violence offenses, Drug related offenses, Trials, Various Applications including bail applications and all other criminal matters. For further information contact our team for assistance or place an online enquiry.

 

Family Law

Our team at Schembri & Co Lawyers we provide high quality legal adice and support in all areas of marriage and relationship breakdowns. We pride ourselves on our seamless service, that takes into account your particular needs and objectives. Our priority is to resolve dispute without resorting to litigation. We settle the majority of our cases through mediation and negotiating. We have a network of professionals that can assist in this difficult process which include Psychologists, Accountants and Financial Planners, all designed to assist our clients with the best possible advice and assistance. For further information contact our team or place an online enquiry.

 

Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution

At Schembri & Co Lawyers we are committed to delivering broad and experienced advice in the area of litigation and dispute resolution. To discuss the merits of your dispute we encourage you to contact our team for further information. For further information contact our team for assistance or place an online enquiry.

 

Victims of Crime

If you have been a victim of a violent crime, lost a loved one to a violent crime, witnessed or assisted the victim of a violent crime or you are a parent or a guardian of a child that has been a victim of a violent crime, you may be entitled to apply for assistance to the Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal. Making a successful application to the Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal can often be difficult and complicated. Our dedicated team at Schembri & Co Lawyers can assist you by making the application on your behalf, at no cost to you. We aim to achieve the best possible result for our clients and are committed to achieving awards for even the toughest of claims. We pride ourselves on our impressive successes. We are a leader in this area of service and are one of only a few law firms in Victoria assisting victims of crime to achieve the assistance they deserve. For further information contact our team for assistance or place an online enquiry.

 

Personal Injury Claim (incl TAC & Workcover & Sentencing Act Applications)

Our team at Schembri & Co Lawyers can advise you on the merits of your personal injury claim. Our priority is always to resolve a dispute without resorting to litigation. This focus reduces your costs and seeks to reduce the emotional burden for our clients. Where a matter cannot be resolved by mediation we undertake litigation to ensure your best interests are addressed and have a reputation for achieving excellent results.

 

Conveyancing – Sale and Purchase

The Conveyancing team at Schembri & Co Lawyers are committed to providing our clients with guality and practical advice on all matters relating to the sale and/or purchase of commercial or residential real estate. Our team also has experience in dealing with matters relating to retail enancy, finance transactions, subdivisions and planning and can provide a complete service in the following areas: Residential Conveyancing Commercial Conveyancing Review of contracts prior to purchase Leasing Subdivision and new developments Removal or creation of caveats and covenants. For further information contact our team for assistance or place an online enquiry.

 

Commercial Law

At Schembri & Co Lawyers we act and advise of legal issues relating to a wide range of dealings including contact, mergers and acquisitions, sale and purchases of business, Trade Practises and Corporations Act requirements, shareholder partnership and trust deeds. Within this guideline we provide these key areas of expertise:For further information contact our team for assistance or place an online enquiry.

Wills, Power of Attorney & Probate

Schembri & Co Lawyers provide personalised, cost effective and confidential advice to clients regarding Wills, Enduring Powers of Attorney and Probate. When a family loses a loved one, it is a very upsetting and difficult time. If the estate is well organised at least the burden is not added to. Our firm can also provide advice in relation to Deceased Estates including advice to nominated executors (where there is a will) and administrators (where there is no will), advice in relation to the validity of wills, “informal wills” and potential claims for provision under the Family Provision Act 1972.