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Legal Representation in Port Kembla

If you live in Port Kembla, Morrisons is your local private law firm – just a 15-minute drive away in our Wollongong office. We take immense pride in our long-standing commitment to the Port Kembla community, providing expert legal guidance and steadfast support for numerous criminal and traffic law cases over the years.

Our dedication to serving Port Kembla runs deep and we are wholeheartedly committed to ensuring that you receive top-tier legal representation for your criminal or traffic law case.

What sets us apart is our unique distinction as the sole private law firm in the Port Kembla and broader Illawarra region, with not one but two of our lawyers recognised as Accredited Specialists in Criminal Law by the NSW Law Society.

This accolade showcases our unwavering dedication to maintaining the highest standards of legal expertise and competence, and solidifies our reputation as the go-to choice for exceptional legal services in the region.

Our legal services

Morrisons is your trusted legal firm in Port Kembla for guidance in criminal and traffic law matters. Our team, known for their expertise in these areas, has over 60 years of experience. We offer dedicated advice and court representation for a variety of charges, from minor driving offences to complex criminal charges.

Whether it’s a traffic violation or a serious criminal allegation, choosing Morrisons means securing top legal expertise for your case.

Criminal Defence Lawyers

At Morrisons, our experience covers numerous criminal charges at both state and federal levels. Our team is committed to delivering transparent and ethical representation, ensuring you receive the best advice from the start to the end of the legal process.

Handling a diverse range of criminal offences, our team is experienced in dealing with cases including assault, drug-related offences, domestic violence, theft, driving violations and many more. Our dedication to your case begins from the moment of the incident, or police involvement, and continues until a resolution is reached.

Morrisons stands out for its accessible, client-oriented legal services. Your first 30-minute session with us is free, where we offer clear advice on your situation. We’re transparent about our fees, providing a fixed flat rate for many cases to avoid any surprises.

Facing criminal charges can be daunting and our team at Morrisons in Port Kembla is not only equipped with legal proficiency but also offers compassionate support throughout this challenging period.

Traffic Defence Lawyers

Our traffic lawyers have an extensive experience in dealing with a wide range of traffic charges. We are committed to offering comprehensive advice and representation for all types of traffic offences.

From speeding to more serious traffic-related cases, we’ve got you covered. We guide you through each step, ensuring you understand your rights and the best course of action.

We know the importance of maintaining your driving privileges and will work diligently to defend them. For expert traffic law advice in Port Kembla, schedule a free 30-minute consultation with Morrisons.

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Our Commitment To You

We are committed to ensuring you receive fair and honest representation and will use our knowledge and experience to deliver the right advice for your situation.

We provide a free 30-minute initial consultation, ensuring accessibility to legal advice. We not only believe, but take pride in, adopting a transparent approach for all clients. By providing a fixed flat fee for many cases, we ensure that you are fully informed about all costs right from the outset.

Free initial consultation

Comprehensive support from start to finish

Tailored advice and representation

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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.

Port Kembla Local Court

Port Kembla Local Court is located at Darcy Road, Port Kembla – around the corner from the police station. There is street parking near the court and it is a 6 minute walk from the train station. Port Kembla Local Court does not sit every day, but the Registry is open Monday to Friday between 9.00am and 4.30pm. The phone number is 1300 679 272.

Port Kembla Local Court hears criminal and traffic cases such as:

  • Drink driving and traffic offences
  • Domestic violence and AVO cases
  • Assaults
  • Assault and resist police
  • Minor drug related charges
  • Firearms offences
  • Fraud, larceny, and property offences
  • Bail applications, sentencing hearings, section 14 applications and defended hearings

Audio Visual Link (AVL) facilities are available at this location in courtrooms 1 and 2.

Port Kembla Children’s Court

The Port Kembla Children’s Court handles cases involving children and young people under the age of 18. These cases include matters related to the care and protection of individuals in this age group, as well as criminal proceedings involving defendants who were under 18 years old at the time of the alleged offence (except for traffic offences).

You can find the court on Darcy Road in Port Kembla at the same location as the Local Court. The Children’s Court normally sits at Port Kembla on Tuesdays and select other days of the week.

Here are some transport options:

  • Trains: The courthouse is conveniently located just a 5-minute walk (approximately 300 metres) from the Port Kembla train station.
  • Bus services: A bus service is available from both the Port Kembla train station and Five Islands Road.
  • Parking: Street and metered parking facilities are available within walking distance.

The Port Kembla Children’s Court also offers the Boost Program, which involves mentoring young people subjected to an Apprehended Violence Order (AVO). This program provides young people with 15 hours of mentoring each week and was developed through collaboration between ACSO, Youth Justice NSW and the University of Wollongong. Funding for the program was made possible by a grant from the former federal government’s Safer Communities Fund.

Our team at Morrisons is readily available to handle cases at Port Kembla Local Court, operating from our Wollongong office.

If you need a skilled criminal or traffic lawyer to represent you at Port Kembla Local Court, please get in touch with us today.

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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.