MEDIA EXPOSURE

CRIMINAL DAMAGE – JOONDALUP POLICE STATION

Richard Lawson (experienced Criminal Lawyer Perth) represented a man who caused $1.5 million in damage to the Joondalup Police Station.  The man crashed a stolen vehicle, with 200 litres of fuel on board, into the police station before setting the car alight.

FRAUD AND STEALING – LAND INVESTMENT SCHEME

Richard Lawson represented a client charged with fraud resulting from deceptive representations she made to 24 people regarding an imaginary land investment scheme.  The client was alleged to have stolen in excess of $4.2 million.

ASSAULT – CHILD SLAP

Richard Lawson was the lawyer for a 62-year-old man charged with common assault after he slapped an eight-year-old boy for repeatedly ringing his doorbell as a prank.  The client was fined $1000.

ASSAULT – TODDLER’S DEATH

Richard Lawson, an experienced assault lawyer, represented a man on assault charges causing death of his two year old nephew.  The man shook his nephew before placing his hand over the child’s mouth in an attempt to stop him from crying. He was sentenced to three years’ imprisonment.

MANSLAUGHTER – PERTH DOCTOR

Perth-based criminal lawyer Richard Lawson represented a Perth doctor who was involved in the prescribing of Dr Hellfried Sartori’s (aka Dr Death) radical alternative cancer treatment. The therapy resulted in the death of five patients. The client’s house was being used as a treatment facility where unregistered nurses would administer Dr Sartori’s lethal chemicals.

SEXUAL ASSAULTS – WEST PERTH RAPIST JAILED

Richard Lawson was the Perth criminal lawyer for a man charged with several serious offences including aggravated sexual penetration without consent (rape) deprivation of liberty, armed robbery, and fraud. The case received significant media attention as the man was an ex-federal police officer and former Australian Customs Officer.

DRUG OFFENCE – FORMER REBELS BIKIE

Richard Lawson, an experienced drug offence lawyer in Perth, represented a former high-ranking bikie charged with serious drug offences. The client was charged with drug possession of an illegal drug (namely methamphetamine), with intent to sell or supply, after a female companion of his was apprehended with 217g of the drug.

CORONIAL INQUEST INTO SUSPICIOUS CANCER DEATHS

Perth-based criminal lawyer Richard Lawson represented a Perth doctor who was involved in the prescribing of Dr Hellfried Sartori’s (aka Dr Death) radical alternative cancer treatment.  The therapy resulted in the death of five patients.  The client’s house was being used as a treatment facility where unregistered nurses would administer Dr Sartori’s lethal chemicals.