Dennis Miralis is a leading Australian defence lawyer with over 20 years of experience. Dennis is a Partner at Nyman Gibson Miralis and specialises in international criminal law.

hackers and bots

What are hackers and bots?

What are hackers and bots? Cybercriminality is on the rise and it is clear that the sophistication and impact of cybercrimes poses serious and constant threats to Australian businesses, individuals and government agencies. Considering the interconnectivity of the internet and that cybercriminals can access your confidential information at the click of a button, it is…



The darknet & cybercrime

    Insights from the Tobias Feakin paper : “Cryptomarkets – illicit goods in the darknet”. The “darknet” is a part of the ‘deep web’, where content isn’t accessible through traditional search engines and where access is anonymous and largely untraceable. The deep web refers to a collection of all the websites and databases that…


money laundering

How do MLA laws operate in Australian extradition cases?

What is mutual assistance? Mutual Assistance is an avenue used by countries to provide and obtain formal assistance in criminal investigations and prosecution. It allows Australian law enforcement authorities to cooperate with international enforcement agencies to investigate and prosecute offenders that are allegedly conducting illicit activities across borders. The Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act…