Criminal Law Experts in General and Complex Crime

We have conducted some of the largest and most complex criminal defence cases in Australia and have expertise in the following areas of general and complex Australian criminal law:

  • Murder
  • Drug importation
  • Drug supply
  • Money laundering
  • Corporate Crime
  • Fraud
  • Sexual assaults
  • Assaults

We have an exceptional track record of appearing in leading defence cases at the cutting edge of criminal law and are recognised as outstanding criminal defence lawyers.

Our lawyers will carefully review the strengths and weaknesses of your case and provide you with a strategic expert assessment of the risks and benefits involved in taking your case to trial.

Experts in in International / transnational criminal law

We are the leading Australian criminal law firm with a specialist focus on global transnational criminal law including:

  • Anti-money laundering law
  • Extradition Law
  • Mutual Assistance Law
  • International forfeiture and proceeds of crime law
  • Anti-terrorism law
  • Cyber-crime and e-crime law

Our solicitors have expertise in assisting individuals who are being investigated by multiple agencies in multiple jurisdictions, including but not limited to the USA, the E.U,  China, Singapore, South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau, Cyprus, Russia, Mexico, Sweden, South Africa, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

We frequently travel to consult with other law firms outside of Australia to ensure that such cases are managed strategically in both jurisdictions.

Defence Expert Solicitors in Drink Driving and Traffic Law

We were the first law firm to successfully challenge the accuracy and reliability of speed cameras in NSW. Our criminal lawyers successfully advocated for a review of the number and location of speed cameras in NSW as well as changes to the demerit point system for NSW drivers, leading to a much fairer system.

Our lawyers  have unique expertise in all traffic matters including challenging police radar and Lidar readings due to failures to operate the devices properly or technical defects with the devices and are recognised as drink driving law specialists with a long history of teaching  at the Traffic Offender Programs (TOP) throughout NSW.

Our defence solicitors regularly appear in court for the following traffic matters:

  • Drink driving pleas of guilty
  • License appeals for demerit point suspensions for p1 and p2 license holders
  • License appeals for immediate police suspensions of license
  • Applications to quash Habitual Traffic Offender Declarations (HODs)
  • Exceed speed suspension appeals.

Experts in Crime Commissions and other coercive Tribunals

We have appeared in the leading Australian cases examining the powers of Crime Commissions relating to proceeds of crime and applications for the forfeiture of assets. We are regularly involved in litigation in the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeal and the High Court of Australia, where we are recognized for  bringing cases of public importance which examine how the Crime Commission’s powers can impact on fundamental principles of criminal law, such as the right to a fair trial and the right against self incrimination.

We have expertise in:

  • Australian Crime Commission law
  • State (NSW) Crime Commission law
  • ASIC investigations and prosecutions
  • ICAC hearings

All of our lawyers appear for people who have been summoned to Crime Commissions anywhere in Australia.

Actions against the Police

We have a successful and effective niche practice in bringing actions against Police forces for malicious prosecution, false imprisonment and unlawful arrest.

Our criminal lawyers based in our Sydney and Parramatta offices are committed to providing you with the highest level of service, and will conduct your case with the objective of giving you every chance of achieving the best outcome.

Awards

For a more comprehensive list of our awards please visit this page.