Charges: attempt to pervert the course of justice.
“Hello Max, I want to thank you very much for what you have done to help.  I believe God sent you to help us. Today we are so happy, that this is over… it has been a hard 13 months and I don’t know what the outcome would have been if we had stayed.  We are very grateful to you.  God bless you and your family.”

Charges: Workplace alleged assault occasioning bodily harm, indecent assault.
“Thank you so much for your support and guidance, it means a lot to me and you are the life saver for me. I will never ever forget your help and support sir.”

Charges: Spent conviction application for historical sex offences – District Court.
“Hi Margot, Thank you once again for representing me. I’m thrilled with the outcome and now have a peace of mind that the offence will not be a burden that I have to carry for the rest of my life.”

Charges: Alleged harassment by calling and messaging continuously.
“Carole, this is an excellent outcome. Thanks so much for all your work it is very much appreciated.”

Charges: Indecent dealing with a child under 13.
“Carole, I just wanted to say thank you so much for all the time and effort you put into … case, I… we appreciate it so much. Thank you again.”

Charges: Stealing and trespass (previous criminal history).
“I had some criminal matters in the Magistrates Court of which I thought I was going to receive a term of imprisonment. Carole was my lawyer, and she was positive and told me I would receive a fine of which I did. Carole is very positive lawyer who speaks clearly in court. I have had many lawyers over the years, and I can honestly say Carole is up there with the best lawyers I had had.”

Charges: Workplace alleged assault – assault occasioning bodily harm & indecent assault.
“Carole, we really appreciate your help to sort this out, Thank you very much. Wish you luck in everything you do.”

Charges: Reckless Driving – successful defence of extraordinary emergency.
“Thankyou Margot and Max for allowing me to present my case and for all your hard work.”

“Dear Margot
Thankyou so much for all of your tireless work on my matter. I cannot begin to put into words how thankful I am to have found you to represent me.
Thankyou for the incredible work you do by bravely shining a very bright light on important stories that need to be told.”

Charges: Reckless Driving – we negotiated return of confiscated car.
“Carole thank you for all your efforts with the case. I am forever grateful for all done and the outcome you achieved.”

Charges: Cultivation of cannabis with intent to sell or supply. This was a District Court matter. The matter was discontinued by the DPP.
“Hi Max, I just wanted to thank you and your team for the amazing work you do and have done for me over the years. You make it look so easy. Thanks.”

Charges: AOBH and 3 counts of common assault and criminal damage.
“I am so overwhelmed with the outcome we got today. My family and I can now move on with our lives and future. Thanks to your efforts today in the court room and ability to work the room.
I would like to sincerely thank you so much you have helped bring the weight of my shoulders and my wife’s shoulders. During this stressful time.”

Charges: Reckless Driving. We recently acted for a client in a country town in relation to reckless driving and it was important that the client not have a conviction and we were successful in getting a spent conviction.
“Max, I wanted to let you know that know that no matter the outcome today that I have been treated professionally and competently by your team. It’s been a very interesting process and you are providing a valuable service to the community. Well done.”

Charges: FVRO by wife against our client. It was successfully dismissed and client’s comment to us:
“Thank you for your work on this matter. I cannot fully express how appreciative I am of you and your team, other than the ensure that to recommend you to others.”

Charges: We had a client charged with possession of a controlled weapon, being capsicum spray (commonly known as pepper spray). We provided submissions to the prosecution in relation to us having a defence to possessing the capsicum spray. The prosecution discontinued the charge.
“Thank you Margot. Very happy with the outcome.”

Charges: assault. We acted for a young man who is mentally unwell and charged with assault.  Negotiations led to the charge being dropped. His family are understandably very happy indeed.
“Ashlee Taylor has been excellent in assisting my son and I in this matter”

Charges: reckless driving to evade police. Matter negotiated down from reckless driving to escape pursuit to dangerous driving to escape pursuit which meant there was no mandatory imprisonment. Put together with the other matters led to the matter being a suspended sentence. The client was overjoyed. His comment reflects that.
“Thank you so much for the help you and your team have provide me and my family, Max. I really appreciate it. Thanks again.”

Charges: threat to kill, assault occasioning bodily harm (AOBH) and damage to property. Negotiations with police, charges dropped, client acquitted. Client’s comment to us afterwards in an email:
“Thank you Max love your work”

“Thanks Kate, excellent result. Most impressed with your representation.
Thank again to you and your team. Thoroughly recommend your firm.”
(Extraordinary Drivers Licence Application)

“Hi Max, Kate and Shirley and your team
Thank you from me and my kids for the outcome of my matter, I couldn’t stop crying on my way home, your handling of the proceeding was outstanding and I’ll refer anyone to your practice, you were listening to me, your advice and input made me feel that there is someone that wants to hear my side without judgement, I wish you all the best, thank you, and God bless you in helping people that’s in need of help.”

(Serious Assault Charge)

“A massive thank you from myself to yourself and the team in representing me today.
Once again thank you for all the hard work that has gone into this for the Judge to lift the lifetime disqualification of my licence.”
(Removal of Lifetime Licence Disqualification)

“Shirley, Thank you for not giving up on me, I will keep it up and work hard. Thanks again.”
(Downgrade of Indictable Charges – client received a fine and a Spent Conviction)

“Margot thanks so much for yesterday. It is a load off our minds and we all feel relieved it is finally over.
You did a great job on picking up the file and sorting it out and taking it to a conclusion.
No offence but I hope I don’t need your services again ? but if I do you will be who I call. I think Max is lucky to have you on board.”
(Children’s Court matter)

“Max, many thanks for your support with this matter. Also to Kate and Mel for their work input as well. You are all a wonderful team.” (Criminal Injuries Compensation matter)

“Thank you Shirley for your help and support. You have made this stressful time of my life a lot easier than it would have been without you. You are a very special lady and I wish all the very best for you in the future. You are one hell of a lawyer and if you don’t mind, I will recommend you to my close friends and family in the future if they ever need a good lawyer. Hopefully they won’t though lol.” (Multiple charges of drug possession)

“I am extremely grateful and appreciative of everything you did to help me yesterday. Thank you so very much. I’m still trying to register it all and how lucky the outcome of my hearing was. I wasn’t expecting that at all. Thank you and if I ever need help again (hopefully not for anything against me), I will definitely let you know” (Immediate Spent Conviction on four charges including possession of Cannabis (plant and drug), Methylamphetamine and drug paraphernalia)

Cameron: “Thanks for everything over the past 18 months, I was super impressed with Shirley” (Sexual Penetration without Consent)

Scott: “Max I just like to say thank you so much for everything you and your team have done once again. Thanks you for putting up with me and not giving up on me, it helped a lot knowing I had you in my corner, Also thank you for the email it actually brought a tear to my eye, I’ll stay in touch.” (Possession with intent to sell or supply meth amphetamine dealer, this is a Court matter, avoided imprisonment)

Thomas: “Thank you so much for helping me in the stressful journey in my life. I don’t know how to thank you Catherine and whoever helped me from your office. There are no words to express how helpful and grateful I am. I will recommend your office to anyone who needs a lawyer or might need one, one day.” (Charged With Stealing)

“Hi Mel, I would like to thank you once again for your great work in my case. You have done an amazing job and I’m very pleased with the outcome. Could you also please thank Max for all of his help also.” (Unlawful Access Of A Computer)

Tom: “I would like to thank you and your team (Catherine) for everything you have done, it did take 3 attempts but we finally got my EDL so I’m able to get to work. Thank you for your free advice from the start and I do very much appreciate the discount you gave me.” (Extraordinary Driver’s Licence Application)

Bryce: “Thanks again Max, Can’t thank you enough!” (Grievous Bodily Harm Jury Trial – Found Not Guilty)

Cynthia: “Hi Mel, once again thankyou for your professional help and guidance through this matter, I am sincerely grateful and understand this was the best possible outcome. I can now move forward and acknowledge that I have twelve months of good behaviour to follow. Once again thank you and the Max Crispe firm.” (Centrelink/Social Security Fraud)

“Thanks again for your help, you really are amazing with your work and I can see why you are highly regarded amongst your colleagues.” (Family Violence Restraining Order (FVRO))

“I cannot thank you enough for the effort you put into keeping … from a custodial sentence. It was a privilege to meet you and I know you will continue working for your clients with the warmth and compassion you extended to … and to us. Thank you again Mel.” (client accused of possession of child exploitation material)

“Hi Mel, Thankyou so much for all your efforts, and commitment. You have been fantastic and an absolute life saver for … and our family.” (client acquitted of child sex offence charges)

Emily: “Thank you, the professionalism and swiftness are as always excellent and greatly appreciated.” (positive negotiation regarding a Traffic Matter)

Chloe: “Thank you very much for all your hard work and assistance Catherine, I appreciate everything you’ve done for me and I’m extremely happy with the outcome!” (Successful Spent Conviction Application)

Kelly: “Thank you for your services and support in successfully obtaining my extraordinary licence. I appreciate your assistance very much.” (Successful Extraordinary Driving Licence Application)

Declan: “Hi Max, I would just like to take a moment to thank you for you help with the matter. Your professionalism was outstanding and I was very grateful to receive the Spent Conviction as was the initial hope. Thank you once again, I will be in touch if I do ever require legal services.” (Successful Spent Conviction Application)

Kerry: “Dear Mel, On behalf of … I would like to thank you again for all your professional help, kindness and understanding through this matter.” (Successful Spent Conviction Application)

Leigh: ” I just want to thank you for your fantastic work representing me, you did amazing job!” (DUI – Driving Under The Influence Charge)

Vera: “Thank you so much for the great work that you have done. I was beside myself but I am very grateful for the amazing work that you did. Thanks again.” (Driving Without a Current Valid Motor Driver’s Licence)

“I would like to thank you and your team in assisting me in this matter. I am happy with the outcome and your help is much appreciated.” (Spent Conviction Application for Assault Occasioning Bodily Harm)

Jason: “Thankyou Mel for your very professional representation of … today. I was truly impressed.” (Aggravated Common Assault Charge)

“Thank you (Catherine) for your speedy work and professional services of your firm and would highly recommend you.” (traffic offence – fought and won DUI licence suspension)

“Thank you very much for your assistance Max, very good outcome – better than I had hoped for.” (Driving permit 4am – 11pm 7 days a week -successful application)

Aaron: “I thought I’d let you know that I appreciate all your help. I’ll definitely recommend you to my mates.” (Extraordinary Driver’s Licence)

“Hi Max – thanks so much for contacting me and helping me along the way. I was very lucky to have you represent me.” (attempt to pervert the course of justice)

“Max – I’d personally like to thank you for your professional advice and legal assistance throughout the legal proceedings of my matter. Now I can put it behind me and continue with my career and family life.” (assault case)

Dinesh: “Dear Catherine, I really appreciate your detailed explanation on the situation. I have emailed dozens of law firms based in Perth and you’re the only one that took the time to explain every aspect. That demonstrates amazing character and says a lot about the law firm you work for. I will definitely recommend you and your law firm if the situation were to arise.” (spent conviction application)

BT: “We are very grateful for your professional service in assisting us the best possible outcome considering the circumstances… If it wasn’t for your knowledge and guidance I would dare say I wouldn’t be at home with my family today… Once again Max I can’t thank you enough for your professionalism.”

Clint: “We would like to thank you for all the work yourself and Kate put into keeping our family together. Thank you both.”

“On behalf of our family we would sincerely like to thank you for your services over the last couple of years. We would highly recommend you to anyone, as you have exceptional professional skills and manner which was second to none. We also found you to be very compassionate in the matters that we were dealing with.”

Mary: “I would also like to take this opportunity to thank you most sincerely for all the support and assistance you have given … in achieving this wonderful outcome.”

Evelyn: “I would sincerely like to thank you for your professional skills, time and energy that you displayed to us during our time in your services. Should we ever require legal services again, we will be calling on you. We are very satisfied customers.”