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Criminal Law

Potts Lawyers > Criminal Law

Any involvement with the police is stressful for those affected and their families. It is not to be taken lightly and your choice of lawyer is critical.

Criminal Lawyers | Gold Coast & Brisbane

Your best protection in a criminal law matter is a team of expert criminal lawyers you can trust to act in your best interests. You need a law firm who knows the court system and can advise, negotiate and advocate for you. We can’t stress enough the difference that early strategic advice can make to the ultimate outcome of your police matter.

Potts Lawyers is Queensland’s largest private criminal law firm and our lawyers have a combined experience of more than 100 years. Our team of dedicated criminal law advocates have experience in all areas of criminal law, whether it is a minor matter or the most serious of crimes.

Facing criminal charges can seem to be one of the most stressful times of your life. With our criminal law experts in your corner, we will not only alleviate that stress but help you achieve exceptional results.  Contact us today!

How we help our clients

We will take the time to properly explain the court process and answer all your questions. We can deal with the police and the courts on your behalf so that your rights are protected and your stress is minimised.

We have a hard won reputation gained over many years for providing ethical and effective representation. We will thoroughly prepare your case and leave no stone unturned, to ensure your best chance of an acquittal. If a plea of guilty is appropriate then we will make sure that all relevant information is placed before the court. Our lawyers are experienced advocates with strong negotiation skills.

On this page you will find useful information and case studies on many criminal offences, to help you understand how the courts deal with them.

No matter what is alleged against, we can help! To arrange an appointment, simply complete the online enquiry or call us. Your confidentiality is assured.

Do you need legal help? Contact us now.

Criminal Law – Criminal Offences We Defend Everyday!

Select from one of the offences below to find out more information including penalties and your rights.

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Sex Offences

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Domestic Violence

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Violence Offences (Assaults)

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Drug Offences

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Weapons Offences

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Fraud, Dishonesty & Theft Offences

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Traffic Offences

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Bail Applications

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