There are a reange of different types of criminal law cases which lawyers provide services for. Some of the most common criminal law cases include assault, traffic offences, theft and burglary and other minor types of cases which are important but not as serious as murder. There are a number of different firms who specialise in different types of criminal law in Australia and in Sydney. Many of these firms in Sydney also offer jail visits to Sydney prisons such as long bay, silverwater and the other NSW correctional facilities in the Sydney CBD area. Many of the firms also offer court appearance services in the Downing Centre, the Parramatta Court Complex and the series of local courts which are dotted around Sydney and have criminal law jurisdiction.
If you have a criminal law matter, it can one of the largest impediments to your life imaginable. Having a criminal record could mean that you will be unable to find a job, get a driver’s licence, in some cases even get a house because of the way that a criminal record follows you through the records that are kept of you as a person. It can also cost you an enormous ammount in fines, in legal fees and other expenses related to the litigation of a large scale matter. However, having good legal advice can mean that you never have to face all of this and that you will have a significant advantage in navigating the system with your criminal law matter. The system can be very confusing and if you have someone with you, like a lawyer, who is trained and experienced and understands the matter then it can an enormous assistance and result in you being treated fairly where you might otherwise have your rights to liberty removed because of inadequately legal representation. For this reason, we always recommend that you seek legal advice in relation to a criminal law matter and legal representation if necessary and we encourage you to contact us using any of the contact methods available on this site about your criminal law matter.