Criminal Defence Lawyers Sydney & Parramatta
Nyman Gibson Miralis (NGM) is a premier Australian law firm based in Sydney and Hong Kong that specialises exclusively in criminal law. Our Sydney criminal lawyers represent clients on a range of legal matters from traffic and drug related offences to the most serious of criminal charges and crime commission matters.
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:
- Drug importation
- Drug supply
- Money laundering
- Corporate Crime
- Sexual assaults
NGM lawyers have an exceptional track record of appearing in leading 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, Parramatta and Hong Kong 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.
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:
- Australian Crime Commission law
- State Crime Commission law
- ASIC investigations and prosecutions
- ICAC hearings
All NGM crime commission lawyers appear for people who have been summoned to Crime Commissions anywhere in Australia.
Experts in niche markets of criminal law
Complementing the above, NGM is the only Australian criminal defence law firm with a specialist focus on global transnational criminal law including:
- Anti-money laundering law
- Extradition Law
- Mutual Assistance Law
- International forfeiture and proceeds of crime law
- Anti -terrorism law
- Cyber-crime and e-crime law
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 Hong Kong, 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 Experts 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.
NGMs criminal lawyers in Sydney are equally recognised as the drink driving law specialists and teach at the Traffic Offender Programs (TOP) throughout NSW.
Our lawyers 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 Defender Declarations
- 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 lawyers.