Have you been charged? Facing criminal charges? Need a strong defence? Before you say anything speak to our expert criminal lawyers first. We understand the law and how the system works.
Receiving a criminal conviction can threaten your:
- ability to travel, and ,
- prospects of employment.
Quinn & Scattini’s experienced criminal lawyers prepare the best legal defence to get you results.
For over 40 years, Quinn & Scattini have dealt with a wide range of criminal law matters.
We have assisted 100’s of individuals across various charges.
Up-to-date with the constant changes to legislation, our expert team understands the nature of criminal law. This ensures you get the best defence possible.
We assist with:
- bail applications,
- drug-related offences,
- internet offences,
- sexual offences,
- theft, fraud and robbery, and
- violent offences,
Our criminal lawyers know how the system works first-hand.
$99 consultations available.
Traffic law offence? Visit our dedicated traffic law webpage.
Criminal Law Team
We cover all criminal charges and have represented countless clients facing criminal charges. Our experience ranges from minor offences to serious offences and for first-time offenders and repeat offenders.
Engage our lawyers for quality legal representation in the Magistrates Court, District Court and Supreme Court.
Examples of matters we have successfully handled include:
- Successfully negotiated a number of serious charges of murder. All charges were reduced to a lesser charge of manslaughter.
- Obtained bail for clients charged with rape, grievous bodily harm, drug trafficking and robbery.
- Secured a good behaviour bond and no conviction recorded for using a carriage service to menace, harass and cause offence.
- Achieved no conviction or punishment. Our client was facing charges of supplying dangerous drugs and had pleaded guilty.
- Defended a client charged with serious sexual assault charges. Our client was found not guilty on all charges.
- Secured a wholly-suspended sentence. Our client was charged with a number of sensitive and serious fraud-related matters.
We are preferred suppliers of Legal Aid for:
- criminal law,
- traffic law, and
- youth justice matters
What To Do If You Have Been Charged?
You need to engage our expert lawyers.
Don’t risk it by representing yourself in court.
Defend your criminal charge/s with our experienced criminal lawyers at your side. It can mean the difference between securing the best or average outcome.
Do I Need To Bring Anything With Me To Meet With A Lawyer?
Please bring the following with you:
- a copy of the Police QP9 Report,
- a copy of your traffic history, which will be included with your QP9 report or you can obtain this from the Department of Transport and Main Roads, and
- your current criminal record, from the police station.
If you do not have the above, we can assist you to obtain.
How We Can Help
Firstly, our criminal lawyers expertly navigate laws and advise you on potential penalties.
Secondly, our criminal lawyers identify any factors that will assist your defence to get you the best possible result and prepare all documentation in a timely manner.
Thirdly, our criminal lawyers provide support in the lead up to court and respond to your questions in a timely manner.
Most importantly, our criminal lawyers advise you of the prospects of success and provide professional representation in court.
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Our offices are conveniently located nearby the courts which allow us to accept instructions to act and appear in court, or to file urgent documents at short notice (Brisbane, Gold Coast, Beenleigh, Cleveland and Jimboomba).
Our expert lawyers are available at any of our offices. Cannot make it to one of our offices? Speak to our lawyers by telephone or video-conference.