Sydney Criminal Defence Lawyers

Truck driver facing loss of licence

Truck driver facing loss of licence sought SCDL’s advice. We advised him that the max penalty was a fine and therefore the best way to proceed was self-represented. We instructed him on how to do so and he received the minimum penalty.

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Client faces 50 charges

Client faced years in custody for 50 charges including fraud and breached bonds. SCDL recognised drug addiction as the reason for offending and persuaded the Court as such, resulting in a rehabilitation order instead of jail time.

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Repeat drink driving offender

Repeat drink driving offender charged with low range PCA. SCDL persuaded the court not to convict the client, which would result in a licence disqualification. Instead, the court granted a section 10 dismissal with no disqualification.

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Defrauding Commonwealth

Client charged with defrauding the commonwealth. SCDL negotiated extensively with DPP to lessen charge and ammend the facts if our client pleaded guilty. Result: good behaviour bond.

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Client escapes 14 year imprisonment

Repeat offender with a long criminal history charged in the District Court with break and enter and stealing. We instigated a psychological assessment and a treatment plan. Result: good behaviour bond including drug and alcohol counselling.

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Parole hearing for serious offence

Parole hearing for inmate serving time for serious offence. Parole refused on previous occassion. Client subsequently engaged SCDL who organised necessary treatment for ongoing rehabilitation. Parole granted.

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