Criminal charges can have serious consequences on all aspects of your life. Most people who seek our advice are charged with offences that could result in severe penalties including a custodial sentence. In these circumstances, you need a firm that practices exclusively in criminal law to ensure that you receive the best outcome possible.
Our team of criminal lawyers handle a wide range of criminal cases, including assaults, sexual and indecent assaults, drug matters, thefts and frauds. With a former Victorian prosecutor and a former Legal Aid solicitor among our team we can view your matter from every perspective.
The firm has conducted numerous cases in the following areas:
John is a Managing Partner of Armstrong Legal and head of the Criminal Law Division. He was admitted to practice law in NSW in 1999 and prior to that had five years advocacy experience in the Local Court of NSW as a prosecutor. John is admitted to practice in the Supreme Courts of NSW and Victoria and the High Court of Australia, though he can appear in any jurisdiction as required.
Matthew is a persuasive advocate with a high level of insight and legal analysis that enables him to provide tactful, considered and tailored legal advice. He appears regularly on behalf of clients charged with traffic, summary and serious indictable offences. This breadth of experience has equipped Matthew with the legal acumen and poise to provide you the best possible outcome.