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About Us

Sydney Criminal Defence & Traffic Lawyers is a law firm that specialises in Criminal and Traffic Law. Our passionate and dedicated team of expert lawyers represent clients daily in the Local, District, and Supreme Courts of NSW.

How We Can Assist

The criminal justice system can be very confusing and daunting for those who have little or no experience with it. The consequences of a Court’s decision can mean the difference between freedom and prison; a conviction or a clean record; a driver’s licence or months of public transport. Therefore, it is crucial to hire a criminal or traffic lawyer and have the best legal representation when your matter goes to court.

We carefully review your case
We advise you on all your legal options
We recommend the best way forward

Because we specialise in the specific areas of criminal and traffic law, we provide you with an expert service that begins at first contact with the police right through to the finalisation of your matter.

The initial consultation is free.

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About Us

Robert Daoud
Principal Lawyer

Robert Daoud’s maiden voyage into law was instructing counsel for the family in the Brimble Coronial Inquest. Since then, he owned and operated Sydney’s premier mentions practice, appearing in thousands of matters in every jurisdiction.

Robert went on to specialise in Criminal Law and Traffic Law, and is a fierce advocate for his clients, obtaining the best possible outcomes in their cases including countless section 10s on guilty pleas; a suspended sentence for a $1 million fraud; and most recently, a not guilty verdict in the Queensland bikie ‘super trial’. Robert has also appeared on television, radio and print media with reference to his matters or on request of his legal opinion.

If it’s uncompromising legal representation you need, look no further…

Samuel Hutchinson

Sam is a criminal law solicitor with an extensive corporate background. He has appeared in the Local, District and Supreme Courts dealing in a variety of matters, and has briefed numerous barristers, including Senior Counsel for Trials and Appeals.

Sam appears in matters relating to traffic offences, domestic offences, drug offences and assaults. He has been successful at Sentence and Hearings relating to traffic offences and personal violence offences and has achieved excellent outcomes for his clients.

He has also made numerous successful applications to the Attorney-General’s Department for the remission of driver license disqualification and annulment of convictions.

Ben Edye

Ben’s first contract in criminal law practice was with a small criminal law firm in Burwood. The matters in which he was involved varied from small scale possession of prohibited drugs, and mid-range PCA, to aggravated break and enter, and serious child sexual assault, the latter of which resulted in the withdrawal of charges in their entirety. Previously, Ben worked with the pro bono legal sector as a solicitor with the Humanitarian team at Salvos Legal where he managed multiple and voluminous matters across a broad spectrum of legal matters

Priscilla Calabria

Priscilla Calabria is a criminal law solicitor at Sydney Criminal Defence Lawyers.

She has appeared in the Local, District and Supreme Courts dealing in a variety of matters, and has briefed numerous barristers in District Court matters.

Feel free to contact her for any questions, bookings or concerns.

“Successful Submission”

Thank you so much for Mr Hutchinson’s successful submission, I got the much needed second chance to keep my job, career and mostly important to keep my family together. I would strongly recommended Mr Hutchinson to family and friends if they need a lawyer.

“Confident and clear”

Do yourself a favor and hire these guys, I had a low range DUI and Robert got me a section 10 with no criminal conviction. He was confident and clear though the whole process and so was his legal secretary Priscilla. I could not meet with them before the court date...