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Criminal Defence Lawyers


Criminal Defence Lawyers in Sydney & Parramatta

Nyman Gibson Miralis (NGM) is a premier criminal defence law firm based in Sydney that specialises exclusively in criminal law. Our Sydney criminal lawyers defend clients on a range of legal matters from traffic and drug related offences to the most serious of criminal charges and crime commission matters.


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Criminal Law Experts in General and Complex Crime

Led by Mr Phillip Gibson and Mr Dennis Miralis, NGM has conducted some of the largest and most complex criminal defence cases in Australia and has expertise in the following areas of general and complex Australian criminal law:

NGM lawyers have an exceptional track record of appearing in leading defence cases at the cutting edge of criminal law and are recognised as outstanding criminal defence lawyers - they will carefully review the strengths and weaknesses of your case and provide an expert assessment of the risks and benefits involved in taking your case to trial.

Our criminal lawyers in Sydney and Parramatta are committed to providing you with the highest level of service, and will conduct your case with the objective of giving you every chance of achieving the best outcome.

We have available solicitors who are fluent in Arabic, Greek and Italian. We can make Legal Aid applications and can make home / prison visits.

See our Defence Lawyer Awards.

Experts in Crime Commissions and other coercive Tribunals

The NGM crime commission lawyers have appeared in the leading Australian cases examining the powers of Crime Commissions relating to proceeds of crime and applications for the forfeiture of assets. They are regularly involved in litigation in the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeal and the High Court of Australia, where they robustly advance their clients’ rights to ensure that the powers of the Crime Commissions are exercised fairly.

Our crime commission lawyers have expertise in:

All NGM crime commission defence lawyers appear for people who have been summoned to Crime Commissions anywhere in Australia.

Experts in in International / transnational criminal law

Complementing the above, NGM is the only Australian criminal defence law firm with a specialist focus on global transnational criminal law including:

Defence solicitors on the NGM team have developed expertise in assisting individuals who are being investigated by multiple agencies in multiple jurisdictions, including but not limited to China, Singapore, South Korea and the United Kingdom.

Our Sydney criminal defence lawyers frequently travel to consult with other law firms outside of Australia to ensure that such cases are managed successfully in both jurisdictions.

Defence Expert Solicitors in Drink Driving and Traffic Law

NGM was responsible for the first legal challenges to the accuracy and reliability of speed cameras in NSW. Our criminal lawyers successfully advocated for a review of the number and location of speed cameras in NSW as well as changes to the demerit point system for NSW drivers, leading to a much fairer system.

The success of our criminal lawyers in Parramatta and Sydney in defending traffic matters has attracted international publicity - we have successfully overturned more penalty notices for speeding offences than other criminal law firm in Australia!

NGM defence lawyers have unique expertise in all traffic matters including challenging police radar and Lidar readings due to failures to operate the devices properly or technical defects with the devices.

NGM's criminal lawyers in Sydney are equally recognised as the drink driving law specialists and teach at the Traffic Offender Programs (TOP) throughout NSW.

Our defence solicitors regularly appear in court for the following traffic matters:

  • Drink driving pleas of guilty
  • License appeals for demerit point suspensions for p1 and p2 license holders
  • License appeals for immediate police suspensions of license
  • Applications to quash Habitual Traffic Offender Declarations (HODs)
  • Exceed speed suspension appeals.

A criminal charge or even loss of licence can have consequences in all areas of your life. It’s important to aim for the best possible outcome and seek quality legal advice at the earliest opportunity.

Do you need one of the best criminal lawyers in Sydney on your side? Call today to arrange a consultation with one of our experienced defence solicitors.

Have you been busted for drug possession? Get a lawyer.

At Nyman Gibson Miralis we have decades of experience in all areas of criminal defence law including drug offences. Drugs may seem fun at the time, but we know that when you are in trouble with the law there is no fun about the prospect of a criminal conviction, or worse still, going to prison. That's why our solicitors are dedicated to getting you the best result for your case. Don't trust your future with a non criminal defence lawyer who doesnt know what they're doing. Contact Nyman Gibson Miralis now and speak to one of our solicitors.

Suing the Police

Nyman Gibson Miralis is focused on achieving justice from the beginning to the end. For one of Sydney’s largest criminal defence law firms, the justice does not end at ‘not guilty’. Our premiere criminal defence firm lawyers have the experience and knowledge to manage complex or minor criminal matters from the date of arrest or charge, through to advising if your civil rights have been violated and if so, suing the Police for compensation.

Have you been the subject of:

If so, you may have a claim for compensation. Our lawyers are experienced in claims against the Police (otherwise known as suing the police) and can see that your rights are protected and that you are compensated financially for any breach of your civil rights and liberties by the Police.