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Sexual Assault

Are you facing sexual assault charges or want to proceed with a sexual assault case?

Sexual Assault Lawyers Parramatta

At Barwick Boitano Lawyers, we understand the gravity and sensitivity of sexual assault charges. Our experienced criminal law team is dedicated to providing compassionate and robust legal representation to those facing these serious allegations.
We recognize that sexual assault cases are complex and emotionally charged, and our approach is tailored to your specific circumstances. Our lawyers will work closely with you to understand the details of your case, provide unwavering support, and protect your rights throughout the legal process.
Our comprehensive sexual assault defence services include:
  • Thorough investigation and analysis of the evidence
  • Exploring potential legal defences, such as mistaken belief in consent, mental impairment, or self-defence
  • Navigating the court system with expertise and sensitivity
  • Advocating for your interests and seeking the best possible outcome

We understand the severe consequences that can result from a sexual assault conviction, including imprisonment and registration as a sex offender. Our team will leave no stone unturned in building a strong defence strategy and challenging the prosecution’s case.
At Barwick Boitano Lawyers, we handle sexual assault cases with the utmost discretion and professionalism. Our goal is to provide you with the legal representation and support you need during this challenging time, while treating you with respect and compassion.
Don’t face sexual assault charges alone. Contact Barwick Boitano Lawyers today to schedule a confidential consultation and take the first step towards a robust defence.

Sexual Assault in New South Wales (NSW)

In NSW, sexual assault offences are governed by the Crimes Act 1900 and are considered serious criminal offences. The key aspects of sexual assault in NSW include:

  1. Definition: Sexual assault encompasses a range of non-consensual sexual acts, including rape, indecent assault, and acts of indecency.
  2. Consent: Consent is a crucial element in determining whether a sexual assault has occurred. Consent must be freely and voluntarily given, and can be withdrawn at any time.
  3. Aggravating factors: Certain circumstances can aggravate the seriousness of a sexual assault offence, such as the use of violence, the involvement of multiple offenders, or the vulnerability of the victim (e.g., age, disability).
  4. Penalties: Sexual assault offences carry severe penalties, ranging from imprisonment to registration as a sex offender, depending on the specific offence and circumstances.
  5. Legal defences: Potential legal defences in sexual assault cases may include mistaken belief in consent, mental illness or impairment, and self-defence.
  6. Court proceedings: Sexual assault cases are heard in the District or Supreme Court, depending on the severity of the offence. The court process can be complex and emotionally challenging for all parties involved.

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