duty lawyer

The duty lawyer helps with legal advice and representation when you first go to court for criminal charges. The duty lawyer is at the Darwin Local Court and the Alice Springs Local Court every day. Duty lawyers also go to the Local Court in Katherine and Tennant...

I am going to court. What do I do?

Talk to a lawyer about what will happen in court. If you do not go to court the police might arrest you. If you can’t get to court on the right date, talk to a lawyer or go to the court on an earlier date.

Going to Court

Booklet explaining what you should do to prepare for court and what will happen at court.

This website gives general legal information. It is not legal advice. If you need advice for your problem, please talk to a lawyer.

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This website is a project of the NT Community Legal Education Network.
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