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Criminal and Traffic Law Representation

Your defence, our priority

Compassionate support at every step

Here at Morrisons, we understand that being accused of a criminal or traffic offence can be overwhelming. When this happens, you need the right lawyer in your corner who can guide you.

By choosing our expert team of accredited criminal lawyers, you can rest easy knowing you have lawyers who are experienced and dedicated specialists.

Our solicitors are not just knowledgeable in the law. They are expert advocates who are familiar with the intricacies of criminal and traffic law processes, practices and procedures. This expertise means we can effectively defend a wide range of cases that might otherwise require added expenses, such as engaging barristers. For more complex matters, we work together to ensure that the best interests of our clients are at the forefront of every decision.

As leaders in all types of criminal and traffic law, Morrisons can provide expert advice and representation for you. Whether you have been charged with a criminal or a traffic offence, we are here to ensure you receive a fair hearing and achieve the best possible outcome.

To make the process easier for you:

  • Your first initial 30-minute consultation is free of charge.

  • We are with you from start to finish – from the initial moment an incident occurs or police contact you, until it is all resolved.

  • Our advice and representation are tailored for you and your circumstances.

  • We offer a fixed flat fee for most cases, so you are fully aware of all costs from the start.

Criminal offences

Some criminal offences may carry serious long term consequences. Even the recording of a criminal conviction can affect future work prospects or travel. That’s why it is essential to have an experienced team of criminal law specialists by your side.

If you are facing a criminal offence, our criminal lawyers will sit with you and clearly explain your rights and obligations. We will properly prepare and present your case to assist you in getting the best possible outcome. Even if you have not yet been charged with a crime, we can provide legal advice to ensure your rights are protected and we deliver tailored advice for your situation.

We have expertise across a broad range of criminal charges, at both a state and federal level. We have represented clients for thousands of criminal law offences, including:

  • Murder and manslaughter
  • Assault and domestic violence
  • Sexual assault and other sexual offences
  • Drug and alcohol offences
  • Robbery, burglary and property offences
  • Fraud, larceny and forgery offences
  • Environmental, animal and health and safety offences
  • Coronial inquests and many more

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Traffic offences

Handling a traffic offence in NSW may seem straightforward, but it can be more complex than it appears. Charges like drink/drug driving, traffic violations and other offences can affect your ability to be able to drive for an extended period. Some more serious offences may even carry the prospect of jail time.

Morrisons understands the complexities of traffic law and the potential impact a traffic offence has on your life. Whether it’s a licence disqualification, a traffic offence or a negligent driving charge, our goal is to inform you of your options and present your case to position you for the best outcome.

Our experience in traffic offences includes:

  • Traffic infringements
  • Drink and drug driving offences
  • Driving causing death or grievous bodily harm
  • Licence appeals
  • Licence and registration offences
  • Reckless driving
  • Heavy vehicle offences and many more

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Commonwealth offences

We have served as criminal defence lawyers for clients accused in a number of Commonwealth criminal prosecutions. Drawing on decades of experience, our team of criminal specialists will guide you through the legal process and provide you with practical advice. Contact us for a free 30-minute consultation.

Morrisons also specialise in Commonwealth (Federal) offences. If you are facing a Federal charge in NSW, our expert team can provide advice and representation for the following offences:

  • Terrorism
  • Importation
  • Using a carriage service to menace/harass/offend
  • Using a carriage service to make a threat
  • Improper use of an emergency call service
  • Dishonestly obtaining property belonging to a Commonwealth entity
  • Making, providing or possessing a false travel or identity document
  • Obtaining a financial advantage from the Commonwealth by deception
  • Using a false or misleading statement in an application
  • Forgery
  • Trafficking controlled drugs

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The Morrisons difference

Being charged with any type of criminal or traffic offence is highly stressful. You need to know what steps to take to reduce the impact on your life, your livelihood and your family.

The first and most essential step is to get the right legal advice from a specialist criminal lawyer.

We have expertise across a broad range of criminal charges at both a state and federal level. We are committed to ensuring you receive fair and honest representation and will use our decades of knowledge and experience to provide the right advice for your situation.

“Every person deserves a voice in Court and it is a privilege to provide that to our clients.”

Call us at 02 4227 3505 (Wollongong) or 02 4868 2595 (Southern Highlands) to book your free 30 minute consultation with our expert legal team today, or fill out the form below.

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    Office/Mailing Address:
    Level 1, 83-85 Market Street,
    Wollongong NSW 2500

    Wollongong

    t. 02 4227 3505
    e. admin@morrisonslaw.com.au

    Southern Highlands

    t. 02 4868 2595
    e. admin@morrisonslaw.com.au

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    We are the only private law firm in the Illawarra, Southern Highlands and South Coast regions with two lawyers recognised as Accredited Specialists in Criminal Law by the NSW Law Society.