At Benjamin and Leonardo Criminal Defence Lawyers we take pride in solving our client's criminal legal issues. With over 25 years of combined experience, Benjamin and Leonardo are dedicated to providing our clients with informed and effective legal advice.

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Traffic Offences
Losing your licence can ruin your life. Call us if you are facing the following matters Drink Driving, Dangerous Driving, Speeding or RTA Licence Appeals.

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Criminal Offences
Court can be a daunting experience, especially when your freedom is at stake. Contact us to discuss any criminal offence, we will provide you with honest and reliable legal advice.

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Court Appeals
If you think the penalty you have incurred was too harsh or that you should not have been found guilty, Benjamin & Leonardo can advise you on your appeal rights.

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Who We Are

Benjamin & Leonardo Criminal Defence Lawyers are a Sydney based law firm with an expansive area of practice that services Sydney, local and district courts throughout country New South Wales and Australia. With daily appearances in criminal courts, Benjamin & Leonardo will bring a wealth of experience to your legal matter.

Benjamin & Leonardo volunteer their time as lecturers at the Traffic Offenders Intervention Program, which is now organised by the Attorney General’s Department in conjunction with the various Police Community Youth Clubs in New South Wales. This is a testament to the superior knowledge both partners have in relation to drink driving and all other traffic offences.

The firm’s commitment to the community was recognised by the Law and Justice Foundation of New South Wales in 2009 where Benjamin & Leonardo were finalists in the 2009 Justice Awards.

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Set yourself up for success by scheduling a consultation with Benjamin & Leonardo

Regardless if you’re guilty or innocent, if you have already been charged with a criminal offence it is vital that you seek the appropriate representation as soon as possible. Facing these charges alone without the proper expertise can be a stressful time that can be easily avoided.

The team at Benjamin & Leonardo Criminal Defence Lawyers have over 25 years of combined experience to help you get the results that you need. Dealing with criminal law for such a long we have been able to formulate effective strategies to ensure that all of our clients remain as calm as possible and are kept in the loop during all stages of the case.

Our areas of expertise can cover;

  • DUI (Drink Driving)
  • Assault
  • Robbery
  • Sexual Assault
  • Drug related matters
  • Fraud
  • Murder
  • Bail applications
  • Appeals
  • And much more!

Do you need a criminal lawyer in Sydney?

The first step that you should be taking when looking for a criminal lawyer in Sydney is to determine whether you require their assistance. Lessor crimes such as traffic offences may seem insignificant and the extra cost of hiring a criminal lawyer in Sydney is just not worth it.

However, lessor crimes and small offences can still lead to significant fines and extreme measures such as a loss of license and a criminal record. A criminal lawyer in Sydney can save you a lot of money and time if they are able to get you a better sentencing compared to if you went to Court alone.

Benjamin & Leonardo volunteer their free time to lecture at the Traffic Offenders Intervention Program. As of now the program is now organised by the Attorney General’s Department that is in conjunction with various Police Community Youth Clubs in the New South Wales region. Their devotion to the cause is a true testament to the knowledge that both partners share in relation to traffic offences.

Additionally, if you are on trial or are faced with more serious charges such as murder, you want to be sure that you have a professional with years of experience in your corner to help fight for you.

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Have an Insight of What Criminal Defence Lawyers Do

It is legal for individuals in Australia to choose to be their own representation in court; however most people don’t have the skillset or knowledge to do it effectively and in turn end up hurting their case even more. Benjamin & Leonardo are criminal lawyers in Sydney that know the system and have been practicing these types of cases for many years.

When you’ve been to court many times you get an understanding of the atmosphere and how certain types of judges and court rooms act. Being aware of the correct procedures and the preferred actions can give your case a leading edge.

You want to be sure that you’re getting representation that is relevant to your case. Hiring a firm like Benjamin & Leonardo with over 25 years in the criminal law area is a lot more preferable than going for alternatives that specialise in other areas such as family law.