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Criminal Lawyers Penrith
Going to Court? CDLA are award winning criminal lawyers in Penrith providing high quality representation, 98% success at affordable fixed fees, with over 40-years combined experience.
CRIMINAL LAWYERS PENRITH OFFICE | FIXED FEES | 98% SUCCESS
Criminal Defence Lawyers Australia® are amongst the nation’s most respected and successful criminal lawyers in Penrith, specialising in legal representation in criminal & traffic law cases across all NSW courts.
Our Penrith criminal lawyers & instructed barristers regularly appear at the Penrith Local and District Courts, and are familiar with the Judges and Magistrates who preside there.
We have achieved success across all types of criminal & traffic matters.
Some of our achievements include:
Over 150 genuine 5-star online reviews by real clients
Awarded ‘Three Best Rated Criminal Lawyers’ in 2020 (by Three Best Rated)
Awarded ‘Best Criminal Lawyers’ in 2020 (by Best in Au)
Awarded ‘Leading Specialist in Criminal Defence Law 2020- Australia’ (By APAC Legal Awards)
Ahmad from CDLA got me a non conviction for 2 charges of common assaultAhmad from CDLA got me a non conviction for 2 charges of common assault. Professional and honest throughout the entire process, highly recommended. By on 20/04/2021
I am very thankful to the CDLA team for their immense hard work for my matter and achieving the best resultI am very thankful to the CDLA team for their immense hard work for my matter and achieving the best result. Highly professional and their expertise go beyond boundary lines… By on 25/02/2021
I couldn't thank you guys enough to pay my gratitude for the enormous amount of effort you guys have put in as a team to resolve my caseI couldn't thank you guys enough to pay my gratitude for the enormous amount of effort you guys have put in as a team to resolve my case. I had… By on 26/02/2021
PENRITH CRIMINAL LAWYERS | PERSONALISED SERVICE | HIGH SUCCESS
Our Penrith criminal lawyers are a highly talented results-driven team. We provide a custom tailored approach to each case, with a personalised service of the highest quality representation at an affordable fixed fee.
We are nationally recognised as leading criminal lawyers, which is reflected in our awards, reviews & appearances on tv, talk-back radio, and leading newspapers for our expert legal insight.
Our proven track record of success include:
Non-conviction sentence outcomes under section section 10
Countless ‘Not Guilty’ verdicts for jury trials and hearings
Getting serious charges dropped early through ongoing negotiations
Avoiding sentences of full-time imprisonment for serious offences
- Over 40 Yearsof Experience
- Proven SuccessAustralia-Wide
- Experienced DefenceLawyer Gaurantee
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How to get to our criminal lawyers in Penrith?
Our criminal lawyers in Penrith are located at 95B Station St, Penrith NSW 2750. We are about 10-minutes-walk from the Penrith court house, and a short walk from the Penrith train station.
There is ample parking available in the area, including plenty of road side parking.
Do we offer affordable Fixed Fees?
Fixed fees for criminal and traffic cases provides transparency, reducing the stresses of court proceedings. We provide fixed fees for criminal and traffic cases, including bail applications, domestic violence assaults, AVOs, fraud, drugs, sexual assaults, appeals and traffic charges such as negligent driving and drink driving charges.
We will provide you with an affordable fixed fee quote during our free first consultation. We also have a list of our fixed fees for criminal and traffic cases here.
What happens after I’m charged by police?
A charge occurs when you’re served with a ‘Court Attendance Notice’ (‘CAN’) by police. The CAN will outline when and where you must next appear in court to face the allegation(s). It will also outline the specific section of the legislation and brief outline of the allegations.
After receiving the CAN document, we’ll ask you to provide us this so that we can further advice and guide you in preparation of your next court date.
After being charged, you may be granted or refused bail. Our lawyers are available to appear in court to make urgent bail applications.
What do I wear/not wear in court?
|What to Avoid Wearing||What you May Wear|
|Sunglasses unless prescription||Suit with or without tie (not mandatory)|
|Hat||Smart casual clothing is suitable|
|Ripped clothing or revealing clothes||Clothing with non-offensive graphics and/or wording on it|
|Thongs and singlet|
Will I go to jail?
A court is not allowed to sentence you to full-time jail UNLESS it’s first satisfied that after considering all alternative options to jail, that no penalty other than jail is appropriate.
The law requires a Judge or Magistrate to only use imprisonment as a sentence of last resort.
There are options other than a jail sentence that a court can impose. We can talk to you about how to maximise your chances at avoiding jail.
Do I have to write a good character and apology letter for court?
Preparing your court sentence with a strong good character letter and apology letter can significantly improve your chances of convincing the Judge or Magistrate to impose a lenient sentence.
As a result of using well written letter that address the important legal points can significantly increase your chances of avoiding a criminal record, and in more serious cases, avoid full-time imprisonment for serious offences.
Our lawyers can discuss this with you, as well as guide you through it.
Click here for a step-by-step guide on good character letters.
Click here for a step-by-step guide on apology letters.
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