Sentence or Conviction Appeals

Introduction to Criminal Appeals

Welcome to Timpano Legal, your trusted provider of expert legal assistance for criminal appeals in Perth & Western Australia (WA). If you find yourself facing an unfavourable verdict, remember that the journey doesn’t necessarily end there. Our experienced criminal appeals lawyers are here to guide you through the complex process of seeking justice through the appeals system.

The Criminal Appeal Process

The criminal appeal process can be intricate and overwhelming, requiring an in-depth understanding of the legal nuances involved. When you appeal against a conviction, you’re essentially asking a higher Court to review the decision made in the trial Court. This process involves a thorough examination of the trial record, legal arguments, and evidence presented. A successful appeal can result in a conviction being overturned, a new trial being ordered, or other favourable outcomes.

Why You Need a Criminal Appeals Lawyer

Seeking a successful outcome in a criminal appeal requires more than just a basic understanding of the legal system. It demands the expertise of a seasoned criminal appeals lawyer who can navigate the complexities, build persuasive arguments, and present your case compellingly. Our criminal appeals lawyers in Perth possess the knowledge and experience to identify legal errors, challenge improper procedures, and craft strong appeals that give you the best chance at a positive outcome.

How Timpano Can Help

At Timpano Legal, we are dedicated to providing you with the highest level of support and guidance throughout the criminal appeal process. Our team of skilled criminal appeals lawyers in Perth & Western Australia (WA) are committed to thoroughly reviewing your case, identifying potential grounds for appeal against conviction, and formulating a strategic plan tailored to your specific circumstances. We leverage our expertise to present a compelling argument on your behalf and diligently advocate for your rights.

Frequently Asked Questions about Criminal Appeals

  1. What are the grounds for a criminal appeal? Grounds for appeal can vary, but they often include errors in law, improper admission or exclusion of evidence, misconduct by the prosecution, and technicalities related to the judge’s instructions to the jury.
  2. Can I appeal against a conviction even if I pleaded guilty? Yes, even if you pleaded guilty, there may still be valid grounds for appeal. Consulting with an experienced criminal appeals lawyer At Timpano Legal can help determine whether your case merits an appeal.
  3. How long do I have to file an appeal against conviction? The timeline for filing an appeal can be limited, so it’s crucial to act promptly. Our criminal appeals lawyers in Perth can help you understand and meet the necessary deadlines.
  4. What role does new evidence play in a criminal appeal? New evidence that was not presented during the original trial could potentially strengthen your appeal. Our legal team can evaluate the significance of new evidence for your case.

Contact Us for Expert Criminal Appeals Representation

If you’re considering appealing against a conviction, our skilled criminal appeals lawyers in Perth & Western Australia (WA) are here to guide you through the process. Your pursuit of justice is our priority, and we are dedicated to helping you achieve the best possible outcome.

Contact us today to schedule a consultation and take the first step towards securing a brighter future through the criminal appeal process..

Our Team

Laura Willox

Senior Criminal Lawyer & Practice Director

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Eloise Barker

Principal Lawyer

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Sitara Grey

Criminal Lawyer

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Johanna More

Criminal Lawyer

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Jessikah Niesten

Junior Solicitor

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Alana Boylson


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Corrinna Rice

Finance Manager

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Shaye Franz

Administration Assistant

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Lucy Tyler

Executive Assistant

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