Head Office : Level 11, 456 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000

Geelong Office : 38 Myers St, Geelong, Victoria 3220

Phone : (03) 9070 9885

Phone(03) 9070 9885

After Hours/Urgent Enquiries0412 513 915

Domestic and Family Violence | Personal Safety Matters

Proudly serving Melbourne, Geelong and regional Victoria

Emotional abuse, financial abuse, physical or sexual abuse and coercive and controlling behaviour are all aspects of family violence. If you feel frightened or are concerned about your own or someone’s safety and wellbeing contact Safe Steps at 1800 015 188 24/7 for advice, help and support or read.

Our Gallant Law team understand the stress of legal proceedings, we aim to provide simplicity, strength, and clarity during this difficult time for you and your family. Read more about obtaining legal help for family violence or contact our offices in Geelong or Melbourne for more information.

Let Gallant Law provide clarity and compassion during this difficult time for you and your family. Contact our compassionate lawyers in Melbourne or Geelong for your free initial phone consultation to learn how we support clients across Australia.

Read more about obtaining legal help for family violence on our blog.

With any offence, whether it be minor or severe, legal representation is essential. If you are facing a disciplinary matter the team at Gallant Law can help you understand your legal rights and represent you throughout the proceedings.

Gallant Law represents:

checkmark  Clients who are victims of family violence 

checkmark Persons in need of intervention orders to protect them from physical or mental harm

checkmark Clients applying for family violence intervention orders (FVIO) or personal safety intervention orders (PSIO)

checkmark Respondents seeking to defend an intervention order application made against them

checkmark Persons charged with an alleged breach of an intervention order

How We Work

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We know that the last thing you want to worry about is you or your loved one’s case, that’s why we make every step as simple and affordable as possible, including helping you recoup any legal fees that are covered by Victoria Legal Aid.
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Getting started is easy, simply book a free in-person, online chat or video conferencing consultation with one of our legal representatives.

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At Gallant Law, we offer fixed solicitor fees to put your anticipated legal concerns at ease. We also help you recoup any possible expenses through Victoria Legal Aid.

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Once underway, we look after everything, working with Victoria’s most esteemed legal representatives so you have the right team on your side.

Testimonials

What Our Clients are Saying

"Lauren gave me strength when I needed it the most. I never felt judged. I felt understood when I hated myself. I thought I was going to jail but Lauren worked hard and kept me out"

Kat A

"We finally feel we are in safe hands. Thank you for taking care of our dad"

Antonia S

"Lauren has been representing my son for many years. Due to his mental health issues he often comes before the courts. Lauren has always shown him true compassion and patience no matter what"

Maddy D

"Lauren is a very knowledgeable and determined lawyer. She has fantastic people skills and is so understanding. She also has a great sense of humour which helps during these hard times"

Mervin B

"My mum went through five other lawyers until we found Lauren. Lauren gives you a realistic appreciation of your case. She is sincere. She never gave up on mum. She achieved results beyond our expectations"

Ian M

Lauren Cassimatis
Our Blog

Latest News

At Gallant Law, we always try to remove the complexity of the legal system for clients. Please feel free to read some articles on the legal areas we specialise in and our Director, Lauren Cassimatis’s, experiences sitting on the Victoria Legal Aid Summary and Indictable Crime panels.

Victorian Property Searches And Your Legal Rights

What are your legal rights when the police arrive unannounced at your home and want to search it?  Victorian Police’s right to search you or your property According to Victoria’s laws, Melbourne or...

Appeals – What Are They And How Do They Work?

When you watch television shows you sometimes see a person appealing a decision made by a court. While it looks easy on TV, in real life, an appeal is a bit more of a process. What is an appeal? An...

Victorian Property Searches And Your Legal Rights

Victorian Property Searches And Your Legal Rights

What are your legal rights when the police arrive unannounced at your home and want to search it?  Victorian Police’s right to search you or your property According to Victoria’s laws, Melbourne or...

Appeals – What Are They And How Do They Work?

Appeals – What Are They And How Do They Work?

When you watch television shows you sometimes see a person appealing a decision made by a court. While it looks easy on TV, in real life, an appeal is a bit more of a process. What is an appeal? An...

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