Appeals

An appeal is a review of your case. There are three main types of appeals you should be aware of:

At Hutchinson Legal, our lawyers can provide you with advice as to the likely outcome of the Appeals and can appear on your behalf.

Appeals from the Magistrates’ Court

On a question of law, appeals from the Magistrates’ Court are heard and determined by the trial division of the Supreme Court.

On a question of conviction, sentence or both, appeals are heard and determined by a County Court Judge.

 Appeals from the County Court and Supreme Court

All appeals from the County Court are heard and determined by the Court of Appeal.

Appeals from the trial division of the Supreme Court are reviewed and determined by the Court of Appeal.

 

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