Criminal Lawyers Wollongong

Have you found yourself entangled in a criminal matter? Melinda Griffiths Lawyers are here to be your dedicated advocates, specialising in providing expert guidance and support to navigate criminal offences.

At Melinda Griffiths Lawyers, we are deeply committed to serving the Wollongong community, offering expert legal advice to our clients facing criminal charges. We understand that dealing with criminal allegations can be distressing, and our team is here to guide you through each step of the legal process.

Have You Been Charged With A Criminal Offence?

If you have been charged with a criminal or traffic offence here, seeking legal advice as soon as possible is vital to ensure you understand your options and potential consequences. Our highly experienced team of criminal and traffic lawyers have extensive experience in criminal defence law and will work with you to achieve the best outcome possible for your matter.

A criminal conviction, especially for serious matters, can alter the course of your life. From bail applications to Supreme Court appeals the team at Melinda Griffiths Lawyers are here to ensure you have exceptional legal advice and supportive representation for your criminal matter. To make a time to discuss a criminal or traffic matter with one of our lawyers over the phone or in person at our Wollongong office, please get in touch today.

Our Criminal Law Services

Criminal Defense

Our highly experienced criminal defence lawyers are ready to assist you if you face criminal charges. We navigate the nuances of criminal law matters, ensuring you receive the best possible defence for your legal issue. Whether negotiating plea bargains, challenging evidence, or representing clients at trial, we are dedicated to achieving the best possible result.

Legal Representation

Our team provides comprehensive legal representation for various criminal matters, ensuring your rights are protected and your case is presented effectively. Whether you need a criminal defence lawyer for an upcoming matter at the Wollongong District Court or the Supreme Court, you can count on the extensive expertise of our law firm to guide you through to a resolution.

Detailed Advice For Criminal Matters

The legal landscape can be complex, especially in criminal cases. It’s important to be fully informed of your options and potential consequences before proceeding with a course of action. Our team has extensive knowledge of criminal law and will provide clear advice to help you make informed decisions about your case.

Appeals and Post-Conviction Matters

If you’ve received an unfavourable verdict or feel your case has not been handled correctly, our team can assist with appeals and post-conviction matters. We will work diligently to seek a more favourable and fair, outcome for your case.

Evidence Collection and Analysis

Building a solid defence often hinges on meticulous evidence collection and analysis in criminal cases. Our adept team of criminal lawyers collaborates with clients to gather and scrutinise evidence, including witness statements, forensic findings, and expert opinions, ensuring a comprehensive and effective defence.

Negotiation & Mediation

In criminal law cases, skilful negotiation is essential, and some matters can be resolved via mediation, avoiding the court process altogether. Melinda Griffiths Lawyers have a wealth of experience negotiating with prosecutors and other stakeholders in criminal matters to achieve favourable outcomes. Our lawyers leverage their expertise to secure the best possible outcome for our clients through strategic negotiation and exceptional counsel.

Section 10 Applications

Seeking a Section 10 ‘no conviction’ outcome? Our legal team are experienced in making applications of this type for suitable matters, which can result in no criminal record for our clients. Melinda Griffiths Lawyers advocates for the best interests of our clients, striving for favourable resolutions.

Drug Offences

Our expertise extends to drug offences, covering possession, supply, and importation of prohibited substances. Melinda Griffiths Lawyers will ensure you clearly understand your options for drug-related charges, offering adept legal advice and robust defence strategies.

Traffic Offences

Navigating traffic offences demands skilled legal guidance, and Melinda Griffiths Lawyers is your trusted ally. From minor traffic law infractions like speeding tickets through to more serious charges, our team provides unwavering support. We advocate for your rights and fair outcomes for red light camera offences, speeding charges, and other traffic violations. Melinda Griffiths Lawyers are committed to securing the best possible outcome for our clients, ensuring they receive expert representation and support in all traffic-related matters.

Drink Driving & Drug Driving

Melinda Griffiths Lawyers understands the gravity of drunk and drug driving charges. Our criminal law team offer expert legal advice and defence, with an awareness of repercussions that can come from losing your licence, such as a loss of employment. Whether facing the consequences of high blood alcohol content violations or drug-related driving offences, our experienced team provides strategic counsel for criminal and traffic law violations, aiming for the best possible outcome for our clients.

Assault Offences

Navigating assault charges demands skilled representation. At Melinda Griffiths Lawyers, we handle a range of assault cases, including police assaults, resisting police, domestic violence offences, AVOs, and severe violence offences such as grievous bodily harm. Our experienced team is committed to working with you to achieve the best possible outcome for your criminal matter.

Using Carriage Service Offences

Charges related to using carriage services demand meticulous attention. If you have been charged with using a phone, email or social media platform to harass or threaten another, it’s imperative to get the right advice. Our legal team is equipped to handle cases involving communication offences, ensuring a thorough defence to protect your rights.

Fraud Offences

Addressing fraud allegations requires legal finesse. Melinda Griffiths Lawyers specialises in fraud offences, providing strategic representation to challenge allegations and secure the best possible outcome for our clients.

Licence Appeals (NSW Roads & Maritime Services)

Facing licence appeals against the Roads and Maritime Services requires specialised expertise. Melinda Griffiths Lawyers assists clients in challenging licence-related decisions, providing skilled representation to present a compelling case and pursue a favourable resolution.

Wollongong Criminal Lawyers With a Proven Track Record

We understand the challenges of facing criminal charges and will prioritise your well-being and achieving a fair outcome for your matter. Our team will act as a trusted partner for your matter and ensure you have the advice and representation needed to manage your case successfully.

We know that every case is unique and that your case deserves dedicated attention. If you are currently facing a criminal or traffic matter and wish to seek legal advice from our Wollongong lawyers, please book a consultation with us to discuss your options.


How Melinda Griffiths Lawyers Can Help

Confronting a criminal charge or claim can be a daunting experience, but you don’t need to do it alone. Rely on Melinda Griffith’s team of highly experienced Wollongong criminal lawyers to guide you through the complexities of the legal system, working together to secure the best possible outcome for your case.

Book a Consultation

To book a consultation with one of our team members, simply use the form below, call (02) 4226 2640 or visit our Wollongong Office at Level 1/1 Young Steet, Wollongong, NSW.


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