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Criminal Lawyers – Adelaide

Criminal Defence Lawyers Adelaide

An Adelaide Criminal Law Firm You Can Rely On

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At Williams Legal we understand that being charged with a criminal offence can have significant life changing consequences. We know how important it is to have an experienced and trusted criminal lawyer who understands how to navigate through the legal processes with you. Our criminal defence lawyers and solicitors listen and give advice when it matters most and will take on your case with a personal commitment to you.

With Williams Barristers and Solicitors you will not face the investigation and court process alone. Our criminal defence and appeal lawyers ensure you have the best possible outcome by:

  • Making sure you understand your rights
  • Explaining the process so you understand and can be ready at all times
  • Providing clear, measured and forthright advice
  • Defending you strongly in court

WE UNDERSTAND THAT GOOD PEOPLE MAKE MISTAKES AND REGARDLESS OF THAT THEY DESERVE TO RETAIN PERSONAL DIGNITY AND KEEP THEIR LIVES INTACT.

OUR LEADING EDGE

The Williams firm has the advantage of leadership and access to the knowledge and experience of our Principal  Andrew Williams .  Andrew’s credentials as a criminal lawyer are unique in that he has extensive experience in prosecution and legal processes gained from:

  • over 20 years in the SA Police Force as investigator and trainer
  • prosecutor with the Office of the Director of Public Prosecution in Adelaide
  • prosecutor and trainer with the Solomon Islands police prosecutors
  • previous barrister and solicitor with a high profile criminal firm in Adelaide
  • establishment of Williams Legal and building to the high profile firm it is today

As a collaborative firm our team and our clients all benefit from this unique perspective on the legal processes.  All barristers and solicitors at Williams Legal bring their own set of unique experiences and skills from previous firms and the many clients they have represented.  Get to know them here.

The benefit for our clients is an accurate pathway to the best results, clear advice and cost effectiveness because we know what we are doing.  We make difficult times a whole lot easier
Our Adelaide criminal barristers will treat you with consideration and respect whilst using their collective experience and expertise to tailor the best defence for you.  We stand with you and our wealth of knowledge and experience is yours.

Criminal Defence and Appeal Representation

Our lawyers have extensive criminal law experience in representing clients with major indictable offences before all courts and tribunals in Adelaide and country South Australia.  We provide expert counsel for the following criminal law matters.

DRUG OFFENCES

  • Simple Cannabis Offences
  • Cannabis personal use and supply
  • Cultivation of cannabis for sale
  • Sale of cannabis
  • Cultivation of cannabis
  • Drugs of dependence manufacture, sale and supply
  • Production, promotion and sale of controlled drugs
  • Trafficking controlled drugs
  • Possession of controlled drugs

SEXUAL OFFENCES

  • Rape
  • Possessing child pornography
  • Unlawful sexual intercourse
  • Indecent assault
  • Compelled sexual manipulation
  • Child sexual assault
  • Sexual offences where the victim has a cognitive impairment
  • Procuring child to commit indecent act
  • Incest
  • Bigamy

OFFENCES AGAINST A PERSON

  • Assault and causing harm
  • Murder
  • Manslaughter
  • Breaching Intervention Order
  • Death or harm by dangerous driving
  • Unlawful threats
  • Humiliating or degrading filming
  • Elder abuse
  • Criminal Neglect

OFFENCES AGAINST PROPERTY

  • Theft
  • Robbery
  • Deception and Fraud
  • Serious criminal trespass
  • Arson
  • Property Damage
  • Using a motor vehicle without consent

OFFENCES AGAINST POLICE

  • Assaulting a police officer
  • Dangerous driving to escape police pursuit
  • False reports and bribing

OFFENCES AGAINST PUBLIC ORDER

  • Riot, Affray and Violent disorder
  • Loitering
  • Disorderly Behaviour and similar offences
  • Unlawfully on premises
  • Offences in Major Emergencies, Major Incidents

WEAPONS OFFENCES

SERIOUS AND ORGANISED CRIME

  • Participation in criminal organisation
  • Criminal organisations in public places, prescribed places and prescribed events

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, INTERVENTION ORDERS AND BREACHES

BAIL APPLICATION

CRIMINAL APPEALS

BREACH BOND

YOUTH COURT MATTERS

OUR ADELAIDE OFFICE

Our Adelaide office is conveniently located just outside the Adelaide CBD with easy parking which removes the Adelaide CBD parking hassles.

The criminal lawyers in our Adelaide office are not only skilled criminal lawyers, but they are lawyers who can:

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Further Information

Murder and Manslaughter

Are you charged with a Major Indictable Offence?

Which Police Questions do I Have to Answer

Spent Convictions

Legal Language – What Are They Saying

Expertise at Williams Barristers and Solicitors

 

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