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High Court: Lyons v Queensland [2016] HCA 38

The Issue   A profoundly deaf woman, Ms Lyons, was excluded from serving on a jury panel on the basis of her… Read more »

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Specialist Family Lawyers in Townsville

Specialist Family Lawyers in Townsville Anita Chand is one of only two specialist family lawyers in Townsville. As an Accredited Specialist in Family… Read more »

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Leading Criminal Lawyers – Queensland

Leading Criminal Law Firms Anderson Fredericks Turner has been named by an independent review as one of the leading criminal law firms… Read more »

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Employment Law

Our expertise in employment is demonstrated by the results we achieve for our clients, through negotiated settlements and in the courtroom. We offer responsive, considered and effective advice and representation for all aspects of employment law.

  • "I would have full confidence recommending Kerri to anyone with the knowledge that she would give her utmost in her dealings and representation of them… No stone was left unturned."

    Client of Kerri Fredericks, 2016

    Issue: Fair Work Commission
  • "Benedict was first of all very of more than just the facts of the matter. He understood the emotions involved and was a great support when things got distressing during proceedings. His approach was practical and considered the human element."

    Client of Benedict Coyne, 2015-2016

    Issue: Unfair Dismissal

Criminal Law

We have one of the largest private criminal law divisions of any law firm in Queensland. Our depth of skill and expertise in all areas of the criminal law sets us apart from other criminal law firms.

  • "My lawyer stuck with me from start to finish and was a helping hand all the way through."

    Client of Andrew Anderson, 2014-2015

    Charge: Dangerous Operation of a Vehicle
  • "I highly recommend Nathan Turner on a professional and personal level."

    Client of Nathan Turner, 2016

    Charge: Breach of Domestic Violence Order

Family Law

Anita Chand, who is an Accredited Specialist Family Lawyer, leads our family law division within Anderson Fredericks Turner. Anderson Fredericks Turner offers authoritative, supportive and tailored representation for all family law clients.

  • "Expect a positive outcome with this firm. Correct representation is needed in this world where we tend to acquire and hold onto things."

    Client of Grace Johnston, 2016

    Family Law: Property Settlement
  • "We were recommended to Andrew by a friend who is a lawyer in another city, for a family (criminal) matter requiring sensitivity and understanding... At every point he considered the most effective approach and advised only the necessary steps to take that would benefit his client most and would also be the most cost effective. The outcome validated his considerable understanding of legal processes."

    Family Member of Client, Brisbane 2016

    Issue: Domestic Violence Protection Order

Regulatory Compliance

We assist businesses to understand and meet their regulatory obligations. Our service adapts to meet the needs of businesses – from the start-up phase to situations where regulatory challenges arise for established businesses.

  • "I selected this firm having previously worked with Andrew and his outstanding reputation with the court, prosecutions and the Queensland legal fraternity... He conducted the trial and worked tirelessly to get the correct, just outcome."

    Client of Andrew Anderson, 2015

    Issue: Liquor Act Permit Contravention Trial
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