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Sutherland Criminal Lawyers | Expert Criminal Lawyers

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


If you have been charged by the Sutherland Police Station and are required to attend Sutherland Local Court, contact our office for a no-obligation, confidential conference today with our Sutherland Criminal Lawyers.


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


As one of the Sutherland’s premier Law Firms, we strive to service all areas of Sutherland 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


1. St George Police Station

2. Hurstville Police Station;

3. Riverwood Police Station.

Sutherland Criminal Lawyers provide legal services between these areas:

  • 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

Criminal Lawyers Sutherland Areas of Practice

Criminal Offences



If you have been charged by the NSW Police, you will receive a Court Attendance Notice and be required to attend your Local Court for a variety of offences including drug possession, breach Apprehended Violence Order (AVO), Common Assault, drink driving or for more complex and serious offences such as Murder, Manslaughter, Wounding causing Grievous Bodily Harm, sexual intercourse without consent, sexual assault, supplying prohibited drug, or importing commercial quantity of prohibited drug.


Our Criminal Lawyers in Sutherland, which include specialist criminal defence lawyers will provide the best legal representation to have your charges dropped, downgraded or dismissed in Court.

Prescription Drugs




Our experienced Sutherland Drug Lawyers have achieved numerous brilliant results in various Drug Cases around Sutherland and are widely considered to be the top Sutherland Criminal Lawyers when dealing with drug offences.


Our Criminal Law specialists have achieved various Conditional Release Orders with Non-Convictions, also known as Section 10 dismissals, various acquittals and findings of Not Guilty for clients charged with Large Importation of Drugs, Supply of Prohibited Drugs and Possession of Prohibited Drug Offences.


Our top Drug Defence Lawyers have dealt with numerous clients charged with drug-related matters including a Possess Prohibited Drug Offence from a festival or dance party, to Large Commercial Drug Supply and even large Drug Importation cases.  


(Apprehended Violence Order)

Our AVO Lawyers servicing Sutherland appear in all AVO matters in New South Wales and offer both a FREE Consultation and FIXED FEES for any client who has an AVO proceeding before the Court.


Achieving outstanding results in all Local Courts in AVO matters with years of experience.


Are you going to court for an AVO ? We can represent you, explain the entire AVO Court Process and fight for you in your matter.


Our Sutherland AVO lawyers have been had success in:

Having AVOs dismissed;

Defending AVOs in court by thorough and comprehensive cross-examination of the opponents and their witnesses;

Having AVOs withdrawn prior to the Court Date;

Pillars of Justice



Assault charges are very common in Sutherland and can often occur in a Domestic Violence context or can arise between two strangers.


They are treated very seriously and you will need to engage a Specialist Sutherland Assault Lawyers when dealing with these matters.


There are various types of assaults that include common assault, assault occasioning actual bodily harm, wounding causing Grievous Bodily Harm and legal defences to assault which are available to you, will depend on the unique circumstances for your case.


Contact the top Criminal Lawyers in Sutherland to discuss your matter with a first free consultation.


Judge's Table


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.



Bail has many different forms and can include Police Bail (bail granted by the police) or Court Bail (Bail granted by the Court). Applying for bail is an extremely important assignment as there is often a significant delay in the finalisation of Criminal Proceedings.


It is vital that you engage the best Bail Lawyers for your matter, especially for Show Cause bail applications which provides an additional hurdle to overcome in any bail application. If you are refused bail in the Local Court, an application can be made to the Supreme Court without having to establish a 'change of circumstances'


Our lawyers appear in Bail Applications all over the state ranging from the Local Court, Parramatta Bails Courts, Children's Court, Supreme Court and the NSW Court of Criminal Appeal. Contact us as soon as possible to assist with any bail application or variation for you or someone you care about.

Sutherland Local Court | Sutherland District Court 

Sutherland Court Contact details

Sutherland Court address

Cnr Flora & Belmont Street, Sutherland NSW 2232

Sutherland Court postal address

PO Box 37, Sutherland NSW 2232

Sutherland Court operating hours

Monday to Friday from 9am to 4:30pm

Sutherland Court telephone number

T: 1300 679 272 | fax: (02) 9542 0244

Sutherland Court email

Sutherland court website

Sutherland Local Court 

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

  1. St George Police Station

  2. Hurstville Police Station;

  3. Riverwood Police Station.


Sutherland Court is in walking distance from Sutherland Train Station and there is sufficient parking near the Court if you arrive by car. 


There are also a number of buses that available in the local area and are accessible close to the Court.  

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