Steve is a specialist criminal defence lawyer experienced in all levels of the NSW court system, as well as in several administrative and related tribunals.

He has appeared independently in all types of criminal cases, from drug possession and drink driving to complex and serious criminal trials.

He is an astute defence lawyer with an eye for detail, and has an exceptional knowledge of criminal law, the rules of evidence and procedural considerations.

Steve has an exceptional record of achieving outstanding outcomes for his clients, both inside the courtroom and through negotiating the withdrawal or reduction of charges.

He is a formidable courtroom advocate, respected by peers and the judiciary alike.

Steve is admitted to the degrees of Juris Doctor and the Graduate Certificate of Professional Legal Practice. He also has a Masters degrees in International Relations and International Law.

Steven's Testimonials
"Very grateful for their support"

Many thanks to Sydney Criminal Lawyers and in particular, Steve Patrick, for their recent legal advice. Having never needed specific legal advice in the past, it was such a relief to have found them. We had an appointment arranged for us within 24 hours of our enquiry. Very grateful for their support.

Victoria (Published by client on Google)

"They obtained the best possible outcome"

The team at Sydney Criminal Lawyers were very professional and diligent. Ugur Nedim organised quick representation, even though he was on holidays. Steven Patrick was very approachable and provided exceptional assistance with his wealth of knowledge. I would highly recommend this team, as they obtained the best possible outcome. Very happy. Thank you again!

Praneet P. (Published by client on Google)

"Section 10"

I would highly recommend Sydney Criminal Lawyer especially Steven Patrick!

I was driving while my license suspended, and Steven has got a me a section 10 on this which I had never expected! He helped me professionally and patiently through my case, gives me confidence and he has really backed me up.

Anyway, I would express my great thankfulness to Sydney criminal lawyers and Steven Patrick. Good job!

Qi C. (Published by client on Google)

"Incredibely helpful, caring and professional from my first call"

A big thank you to Steven Patrick and the team at Sydney Criminal Lawyers for their entire efforts in dealing with my matter.

The administrative staff were incredibely helpful, caring and professional from my first call.

Mr Steven Patrick took on my matter and showed great understanding and experience. He provided insightful legal advice pertinent to my situation. I found him reassuring, compassionate and willing to take the time to really listen.

With Mr Steven Patrick and Sydney Criminal Lawyers I was able to achieve the desired outcome of a situation that no one ever thinks they will end up in! (Especially over the Christmas and Holiday season)

I found them on Google – so if you are Googling because you’ve ended up in a situation you never thought you’d be in – call Sydney Criminal Lawyers.

Ps. Their legal services are very reasonabley priced!

Lisa K. (Published by client on Google)

"I highly recommend SCL"

I highly recommend SCL, especially Steven Patrick. He was very professional, and always kept me well informed throughout the entire process. His representation in court lead to an outcome that I was really happy with.

I know who to call if I ever need a lawyer, although I hope I’ll never see him again!

Ww D. (Published by client on Google)