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Criminal and Traffic Lawyers for Bankstown Local Court

PHONE: 1300 679 272

FAX: 9722 6060

EMAIL: local-court-bankstown@justice.nsw.gov.au

ADDRESS:
Cnr Chapel Road and The Mall
BANKSTOWN NSW 2200

POSTAL ADDRESS:
PO BOX 71
BANKSTOWN NSW 2200

COURT HOUSE

Sydney Criminal Lawyers® is a multi-award winning Specialist Criminal Defence Firm with offices in Bankstown located at L2, 47 Richard Road, Bankstown.

Bankstown is 20 kms from Sydney’s CBD and is a major hub for aviation and engineering.

Bankstown Local Court is a busy courthouse servicing Sydney’s West. It is a 3 minute walk form the train station and is located within the Central Business District on the corner of Chapel Road and The Mall.

Our principal Mr Ugur Nedim is particularly experienced in Bankstown Local Court because his first job as a criminal lawyer was just around the corner from the ‘old Bankstown Court’ (which was demolished a few years ago to make way for the new larger Courthouse).

The types of criminal cases heard in Bankstown Local Court include:

  • Drink driving, driving whilst suspended or disqualified, and other traffic cases
  • Drug possession and small drug supply cases
  • Common assault and assault occasioning actual bodily harm cases
  • Apprehended violence orders (AVOs)
  • Fraud, larceny and property offences
  • Indecent assault and child abuse material cases
  • Firearms offences
  • Bail applications, sentencing hearings, section 32 applications, committal hearings, and defended hearings

The Lawyers at Sydney Criminal Lawyers® have decades of combined experience in Bankstown Local Court.

We offer an Accredited Criminal Law Specialist Guarantee and ‘Fixed Fees’, so you can rest assured of getting outstanding representation for a reasonable price whatever your Criminal or Traffic case in Bankstown Local Court.

Contact Sydney Criminal Lawyers® today!

Recent Cases at Bankstown Local Court

Negligent Driving Appeal Upheld

Our client is a 51 year old owner of a security company who lives in South-West Sydney. He was turning right at an intersection when his car collided with an oncoming car driven by a 20-year old P-plater. Police attended the scene, determined that our client was at-fault and later issued him with a future court attendance notice for negligent driving not occasioning death or grievous bodily harm. He self-represented him Bankstown Local Court, where he was found guilty on the basis that he failed to keep a proper lookout for the oncoming vehicle, fined $1,500 and disqualified from driving for 12 months. He then saw us for advice and, after taking detailed instructions, it became evident there was a reasonable possibility the magistrate had made an error by finding him guilty. We then filed an ‘all grounds appeal’ and obtained the transcript of evidence, which supported a reasonable inference that the oncoming vehicle was speeding and that our client was indeed keeping a lookout but could not have avoided the collision. The appeal ultimately came before Parramatta District Court where we tendered detailed written submissions outlining the law and the fact that the evidence did not support a finding of guilt, especially given the absence of a prosecution expert and the conflicting evidence. After making additional submissions, His Honour agreed that the prosecution did not prove its case to the required standard. He therefore upheld the appeal and quashed the conviction, fine and disqualification.

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