201 Elizabeth Street
Sydney NSW 2000
575 Bourke Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
231 North Quay
Brisbane QLD 4000
1 Farrell Place
Canberra ACT 2601
111 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000
Contact Armstrong Legal:
Sydney: (02) 9261 4555
Armstrong Legal has more Accredited Specialists in Criminal Law than any private law firm in NSW – in fact, we have twice as many as any other firm.
Specialist Accreditation is a structured peer to peer assessment process enabling legal practitioners to be recognised for their expertise. To be Accredited Specialists, solicitors must pass a series of meticulous assessments on both legal knowledge and its application in practice. To retain their accreditation specialists must undertake, as a minimum, twice as much professional education in their area of expertise each year.
Of the 32,000 registered solicitors in NSW, only about 170 are Accredited Criminal Law Specialists.
Formal Specialist Accreditation is conducted by the Law Society of NSW and is a reliable bench mark for the members of the public to use in assessing the quality of the legal representation they will receive.
John is the head of the Criminal Law division at Armstrong Legal. He was admitted into practice in 1999 and before that, worked in the police force and then as a prosecutor conducting prosecutions of corrupt police officers. John has appeared in the every strata of the courts of NSW and commissions at State and Commonwealth levels, he is regularly called upon by the press to provide legal commentary. John’s extensive experience in criminal law and a mix of defence and prosecution skills, together with his team at Armstrong Legal, means you can be certain of accurate, dependable and practical advice on how your matter can be dealt with.
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Andrew is a Partner in the Criminal Law team at Armstrong Legal, and has been part of Armstrong Legal for over a decade. Over the years he has developed an excellent rapport with magistrates and judges alike and has an outstanding reputation. He has appeared in both television and print media and is relied upon as a source of information and guidance, and writes frequently for peer journals.
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Craig has been a Criminal Lawyer for over 25 years and is a confident court advocate. Craig regularly appears in Local Court hearings, sentence matters, and District Court appeals. Craig has a practical and sensitive approach to matters that are emotional or embarrassing for those involved and conducts his matters with great discretion.
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Angela has extensive experience appearing in District Court Trials, Local Court Hearings and sentence matters. Angela is passionate about providing clients with high quality and easy to understand legal advice and her experience allows her to guide clients through their difficult times with ease and confidence. Angela is able to advise clients on all types of criminal and traffic matters. Read More >
If you suspect that you may be under investigation, or if you have been charged with an offence, it is vital to get competent legal advice as early as possible. Our lawyers are highly specialised in criminal law and will be able to guide you through the process while dealing with the various authorities related to your matter.