Criminal Law

You need the best possible legal advice if you are going through the criminal justice system. A criminal lawyer will consider all the circumstances of your case and help you understand your options and determine how you should plead and what can be done to reach the best outcome for you.

If you have been charged with a criminal offence it is important that you seek the right advice to understand your legal rights immediately.

Our team has experience in criminal matters including drink driving, drug offences, traffic offences, assaults, theft, apprehended violence orders (AVO), fraud and more. Being charged with a criminal offence can have far reaching consequences. Your first call is crucial and our team can assist you in ensuring that you are properly prepared to deal with any criminal law matter.

We practice all kinds of criminal law including

  • Drink driving (DUI)
  • Drug offences
  • Traffic offences
  • Assaults
  • Theft
  • Apprehended violence orders (AVO)
  • Fraud
  • Wrongful arrest / false prosecution

Contact us on 4228 0911 to find out how we can help you.


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