Our criminal law team can provide you with the legal representation and guidance you need. Our criminal lawyers are experienced in police matters as well as regulatory crime and matters involving Commonwealth offences. We offer a complete criminal law solution which includes well-reasoned evaluations of your case, advocacy in court and advice throughout the process.
We know that you need lawyers who understand the factual and legal details of your case and can help to persuade a court of your version of events. You also need lawyers who understand the broader impact of criminal law proceedings on related matters, in other words, an all-round advocate. We can also assist in related proceedings, such as asset confiscation matters, Coroners Court and intervention order proceedings.
We represent people charged with all types of criminal offences, including traffic matters. A selection of the criminal matters in which we represent clients includes drink driving and drug driving, assault, assault occasioning bodily harm, domestic violence offences, break and enter, robbery, kidnapping, sexual assault, indecent assault, possess child pornography, firearms offences through to manslaughter and murder.
In addition to appearing in the Magistrates’ Court for summary offences, we also appear in the County Court, the Supreme Court and on occasion, the High Court of Australia.
While Parke Lawyers primarily acts for defendants to criminal charges, we are available to assist in and advise on, prosecutions and we also accept referrals and briefs from other law practices to appear. We can also advise and represent witnesses, victims and survivors of crime.