Sutherland Traffic Lawyers | Expert Traffic Lawyers

Our Traffic Lawyers in Sutherland have serviced the local community with comprehensive Legal Representation and expert advice for years.

 

If you have been arrested and charged by the Sutherland Police Area Command (PAC) or wish to elect to take a Driving Matter to Court and are required to attend Sutherland Local Court, contact our office for a no-obligation, confidential conference today with our Sutherland Traffic Lawyers.

 

Alternatively, if your matter is at a different Court, you can still speak to our Traffic Lawyers that service the Sutherland area. 

Traffic offences may arise from a Driver Licence Suspension, Random Breath Test (RBT), Accumulation of Demerit Points or Police Infringements.

 

As one of the Sydney’s premier Law Firms, we strive to service all areas of Sydney and to provide quality legal services to all our clients regardless of their location.

 

The Sutherland Local Court generally deals with matters from the Sutherland Police Area Command (PAC) and St George Police Area Command (PAC) which includes:

 

1. Sutherland Police Station;

2. Cronulla Police Station;

3. Engadine Police Station;

4. Miranda Police Station

5. St George Police Station

6. Hurstville Police Station;

7. Riverwood Police Station.

Some of the suburbs which are captured in this region include:

  • Alfords Point 2234

  • Bangor 2234

  • Barden Ridge 2234

  • Bonnet Bay 2226

  • Bundeena 2230

  • Burraneer 2230

  • Caringbah 2229

  • Caringbah South 2229

  • Como 2226

  • Cronulla 2230

  • Engadine 2233

  • Grays Point 2232

  • Gymea 2227

  • Gymea Bay 2227

  • Heathcote 2233

  • Holsworthy 2173

  • Illawong 2234

  • Jannali 2226

  • Kangaroo Point 2224

  • Kareela 2232

  • Kirrawee 2232

  • Kurnell 2231

  • Loftus 2232

  • Lucas Heights 2234

  • Maianbar 2230

  • Menai 2234

  • Miranda 2228

  • Oyster Bay 2225

  • Royal National Park 0

  • Sandy Point 2172

  • Sutherland 2232

  • Sylvania 2224

  • Waterfall 2233

  • Woolooware 2230

  • Woronora 2232

  • Woronora Dam 2508

  • Woronora Heights 2233

  • Yarrawarrah 2233

  • Yowie Bay 2228

  • Allawah 2218

  • Arncliffe 2205

  • Banksia 2216

  • Bardwell Park 2207

  • Bardwell Valley 2207

  • Beverley Park 2217

  • Beverly Hills 2209

  • Bexley 2207

  • Bexley North 2207

  • Blakehurst 2221

  • Brighton-Le-Sands 2216

  • Carlton 2218

  • Carss Park 2221

  • Connells Point 2221

  • Dolls Point 2219

  • Hurstville 2220

  • Hurstville Grove 2220

  • Kingsgrove 2208

  • Kogarah 2217

  • Kogarah Bay 2217

  • Kyeemagh 2216

  • Kyle Bay 2221

  • Lugarno 2210

  • Mortdale 2223

  • Narwee 2209

  • Monterey 2217

  • Oatley 2223

  • Peakhurst 2210

  • Peakhurst Heights 2210

  • Penshurst 2222

  • Riverwood 2210

  • Ramsgate 2217

  • Ramsgate Beach 2217

  • Rockdale 2216

  • Sandringham 2219

  • Sans Souci 2219

  • South Hurstville 2221

  • Turrella 2205

  • Wolli Creek 2205

AREAS of PRACTICE

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TRAFFIC

OFFENCES

A Driver Licence in Sydney can be extremely valuable and the risk of losing your licence can be very stressful as it may also lead to a loss of employment, access to medical attention, access to family and many other luxuries.

 

Some Traffic Offences will not only lead to a loss of licence but potentially a criminal conviction or even prison time if the traffic offence is serious. Our Criminal Lawyers in Sydney Service provide the top Sydney Traffic Lawyers with years of experience and demonstrated success.

 

Some of the outcomes our Sydney Traffic Lawyers have achieved include avoiding driver disqualification, automatic licence suspensions or a criminal record by being granted a 'section 10' or Conditional Release Order without Conviction.

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DRINK 

DRIVING 

Our recognised Traffic Lawyers appear daily for various all driving offences and achieve the best possible outcome for our clients often with fixed fees and a free consultation.

 

If you are going to court for Drink Driving, Drug Driving, appealing an RMS Licence Suspension, Negligent Driving, Reckless Driving, Dangerous Driving or any Speeding or Traffic Infringement our lawyers are here to help.

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DRUG

DRIVING

Drug driving can include a variety of offences, but the most common is generally an illicit drug or substance found in your system. This is generally a result of a RDT Random Drug Test which can locate a number of drugs including THC (which is the primary ingredient in marijuana/cannabis), MDMA (contained in party drugs such as ecstacy tablets), whilst other drugs such as heroin, amphetamines and cocaine can also be detected.

 

Drug in System is a different offence to Driving Under the Influence (DUI) which requires the prosecution to establish that you were influenced/affected by the drug at the time of your arrest or when brought to police attention.

 

It is important to prepare your case properly and speak to the top Sydney Drug Driving Lawyers so proper advice can be given on the best way to run your matter and what will be required to prepare and secure the best possible result.

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NOT GUILTY

PLEAS

The onus in proving any criminal offence always remains with the prosecution. The NSW Police or other Prosecuting authority must prove each element beyond reasonable doubt.

 

However, even in cases where an offence can be proven beyond reasonable doubt, an accused has the right to raise a legal defence to the charge. Such Legal Defence include self-defence, honest and reasonable mistake of fact, claim of right, duress, etc.

 

If you are going to Court and want to engage a specialist Court Trial or Court Defence Lawyer, contact us as soon as possible to discuss your case and the best way to prepare for a plea of not guilty and defence of the allegation.

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NON-CONVICTION

Just because you are found guilty of an offence, it does not automatically mean you will be convicted. A conviction can cause significant difficulties for you in the future and can have ramifications on your employment, travel, custody of children and other areas of life.

 

There are three ways that a person who is found guilty of a NSW State offence, can avoid a conviction.

 

All these orders are made under the Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Act 1999 an include:

 

  1. Section 10 (1) (a) - complete dismissal of the charge;

  2. Section 10 (1) (c) - good behaviour bond for up to two years with an 'intervention plan' and

  3. Section 9 (1) (b) which is a 'conditional release order' as a good behaviour bond for up to two years.

 

If you want to avoid a criminal conviction for any criminal or traffic offence, call your Criminal Lawyer in Sydney as soon as possible to arrange a free first consultation.

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RMS DRIVER LICENCE APPEALS

If you wish to appeal a decision made by the RMS or the NSW Police to suspend your licence, you make a decision to elect to take the matter to court to try and get your licence back or have your suspension period reduced.

 

This process is called a Driver Licence Appeal.

 

To ensure you give yourself the best chance of a positive result, you should be represented by experienced, competent and highly regarded traffic lawyers with a history of successful results.

 

Our Criminal Lawyers in Sydney, have the top Sydney Traffic Lawyers to give you complete representation in successfully appealing your RMS Driver Licence Appeal.

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APPEALS

APPLICATIONS

If you are found guilty by the Court, your punishment/penalty was too severe, you wish to challenge a traffic offence or an AVO Order you may wish to file an Appeal.

 

You do have a limited amount of time to file an Appeal so you should contact our Sydney Appeal Lawyers as soon as possible to ensure the correct paperwork is lodged and you are not prevented from having your appeal heard because of an administrative issue.