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Pasquale Centraco


Pasquale Centraco began his career in mid to top tier national law firms and has been in the industry since the age of 17. Starting his legal career as a law clerk, then paralegal and progressing to being admitted as a solicitor. Pasquale has represented clients from all over Australia in all levels of jurisdiction such as the Local Court, District Court, Family Court, Federal Court and Supreme Court. He has provided advice to international corporations and succeeded in the areas of commercial litigation and complex insolvency disputes.

After working 9 years in the civil/corporate industry, Pasquale realised that his true passion was criminal defence law. Since joining Benjamin Leonardo, Pasquale is quickly developing a reputation as a fierce criminal defence lawyer with a keen eye for detail.

Pasquale has also developed a practice in intentional torts, where he utilizes his civil law background in suing the Police in negligence and trespass claims.

Pasquale will not stop preparing your case until he is satisfied every single issue has been canvassed and researched.


  • Criminal Law Rising Star NSW 2020