From criminal to corporate liability, we understand the stress of facing legal proceedings. We value empathy, courage and sincerity. Our legal services are delivered with care, simplicity and clarity during this difficult time for you and your loved ones.
Lauren Cassimatis, Principal Lawyer and Director of Gallant Law is known as one of Victoria’s leading criminal lawyers and a Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialist in Criminal Law. Lauren is known for her compassion, warmth and dedication to her clients through life’s toughest challenges, Lauren is also an Adjunct Lecturer at the College of Law and the Founder of Connecting Lawyer Mums. She is a certified Mental Health First Aid provider and an ambassador for LGBTQI+, Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and Pasifika communities, women in business and working parents. As a parent and carer of her beloved grandmother, Lauren understands how stressful it can be for you or your loved one when facing uncertainty or a crisis. Lauren therefore ensures her clients are supported and comforted by her team and network of experts with care and clarity as they navigate the investigative and court processes.
When preparing to defend yourself in any legal matter, you have various elements to consider. You want to make sure you find the best law firm to advise and represent you and achieve a successful outcome. You also worry about your reputation, relationships, career, and how your case could affect them. Then there is the emotional stress and anxiety that comes with not knowing what the outcome will be or how it will impact your life in the future. You worry about the fees adding up and the toll this takes on your family or business.
In times like these, you not only want a lawyer with a clear legal strategy, but someone who can also help you address all your concerns. A law firm with years of experience defending clients and helping them overcome the legal and emotional challenges before them. Lawyers who have a strong network of support services that ensure you and your loved ones are cared for outside of the courtroom.
Gallant Law was founded to be that reliable and empathetic firm you need. Our lawyers work together with expert witnesses and various support services to provide you with comprehensive care and support throughout your legal journey.
In our 20 years working as lawyers in Victoria and across Australia, we have worked on a wide range of cases, representing clients in all the major courts, tribunals, commissions, and inquests. We have defended charges ranging from minor traffic offences to serious indictable crimes such as murder, white collar, and sexual offences.
Our lawyers have worked with every aspect of the justice system. We have built solid relationships and well-respected reputations with the various authorities. Beyond our industry reputation, our team are hard-working, diligent, and thorough. We will work with you every step of the way to ensure our case strategies are not only based on years of experience but also take into consideration your circumstances and your unique long-term objectives. We believe that a strategic, well-analysed defence should not only help you in the courtroom but also put you in the best possible position beyond your legal matter so you can get back to living a peaceful and enjoyable life.
We have offices in Melbourne, Geelong, Warrnambool (Victoria), Launceston (Tasmania), Brisbane (Queensland) and Sydney (New South Wales). We service clients throughout Australia. Our team also have relationships with various partners across the country to aid us in your representation.
I cannot praise Lauren and her colleagues enough for the professional, supportive, compassionate and effective representation she provided to me. Every effort was made to reduce the burden upon myself and ensure I was freed from stress and suffering throughout a protracted period. At all times I was well informed, engaged directly and where queries arose these were addressed very quickly. In every respect Gallant law is a “5 star” legal team. Hector.
We offer knowledge and skills to put forward the best case on your behalf, with the same experience and qualifications of a big law firm. We are, however, a smaller, boutique firm, which brings with it many advantages. With us, you aren’t just another client. Our lawyers take a personal interest in you and your family and provide you with a personalised service. With a family-focus approach, we ensure that the defence we present is truly catering to your best interests.
Our lawyers and support services have experience working with all members of society, from professionals with privacy and reputation concerns to those struggling with financial and health issues looking for a law firm that will treat them with respect and understanding. We also specialise in working with clients who may be living with physical or mental impairments, which affect their day-to-day lives or may have been a contributing factor in their legal matter or need to be taken into account by the courts.
Our team guarantees you premium advice and representation no matter what your circumstances are. We will work with you every step of the way, and we value clear, consistent communication as a way of ensuring you are kept informed and feel comfortable with each step.
Our fees are fixed upfront, so you won’t have to worry about the bill coming at the end, and the lawyers dedicated to your case will be available for you through the entire process.
Reach out to us today to find out how our team can support you through whatever legal challenge you are currently facing. Our initial consultation is free of charge. Contact us today on: (03) 90709885 or firstname.lastname@example.org