Recently the principal of Dewar Legal, Thomas Dewar, successfully appeared as counsel for the respondent in an appeal heard by the Supreme Court of South Australia – the matter of T, R v L, KC  SASC 51 (the names of the parties have been anonymised by order of the Court).
The matter involved the interaction between intervention orders (sometimes known as restraining orders) made by the Magistrates Court of South Australia under the Intervention Orders (Prevention of Abuse) Act 2009 (SA) and orders made by the family law courts of Australia.
The Supreme Court’s decision can be accessed by clicking here.
Dewar Legal can advise you with respect to all intervention order and family law matters. Please call (08) 8311 3964 to make an appointment for a free, no-obligation first interview.