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If you are looking for a criminal or traffic lawyer to represent you in Newcastle Local Court or Newcastle District Court, contact us anytime on (02) 9261 8881 to arrange a free consultation with an experienced defence lawyer with a proven track record of consistently producing exceptional outcomes in cases heard in the courthouse.

We have offices on Level 1 of Suite 107, 17 Bolton Street, Newcastle, where conferences can be arranged by appointment.

Need a lawyer in Newcastle?

Our Newcastle lawyers have extensive experience representing clients for criminal and traffic offences.

Criminal Lawyers in Newcastle

If you need to attend a local court in Newcastle or the surrounding areas, our expert local lawyers can assist you with a range of criminal law offences. These include, but are not limited to, offensive language or conduct, drug possession, intentional or reckless damage or destruction of property, common assault, sexual assault and touching, fraud, robbery, and many other offences.

For more information about criminal cases in Newcastle, click here.

Traffic Lawyers in Newcastle

If you have been accused of a traffic offence and need to find a traffic offence lawyer to represent you in and around Newcastle, it’s important to seek a lawyer with expert local knowledge and a proven track record. Sydney Criminal Lawyers in Newcastle can assist you with a range of traffic offences, including drink driving, drug driving, negligent driving, speeding offences, red light camera offences, and many more.

For more information about traffic offence lawyers in Newcastle, click here.

Location of our Newcastle Office

(02) 9261 8881

(02) 9264 0880


Level 1, Suite 107
17 Bolton Street
Newcastle NSW 2300
By Appointment Only

Find a lawyer in Newcastle

Our specialist lawyers regularly represent clients for a wide range of criminal law and driving offences that come before Newcastle Local or District Court, including less serious cases, such as:

Through to more serious cases, such as:

Newcastle Local and District Court

Both Newcastle Local Court and Newcastle District Court are located at 343 Hunter Street, Newcastle, which is about 1.5 kilometres from Newcastle Railway station, and just a few minutes’ walk from Hunter Street Mall as well as our Newcastle offices.

Newcastle is the second most populated city in New South Wales (after Sydney, of course) and the courthouse contains several courtrooms, servicing both Newcastle and the surrounding regions.

Location of Newcastle Courthouse

1300 679 272

(02) 4921 2222


343 Hunter Street

PO BOX 388

More information on Newcastle

If you are located near Newcastle or need a professional lawyer to represent you at a Newcastle Court, find more information on the local area below or call us 24/7 on (02) 9261 8881.


Where is Newcastle Court?

Newcastle courthouse is located at 343 Hunter Street, Newcastle NSW 2300, about 1.5 kilometres from Newcastle railway station and a few minutes’ walk from Hunter Street Mall.

How can I find a lawyer in Newcastle?

To find a lawyer who services Newcastle Local and District Court, you can undertake a find a lawyer search on our website, undertake a search of the Law Society of NSW’s online register of solicitors or contact the Law Society on 9926 0333.

What should I do if I’m charged with a criminal or traffic offence in Newcastle?

If you are going to court for a criminal or traffic offence in Newcastle courthouse, it is important to speak with a specialist defence lawyer as soon as possible, so you can obtain accurate advice about the laws that apply – including whether the allegations are deficient in any legal respect and whether any legal defences may be available – your options including in relation to how you should plead, the process and the best way forward to ensure you achieve the optimal outcome in the circumstances.

It is a good idea to look for a firm that specialises in criminal and traffic cases, rather than a general legal practice that spreads itself over many areas of law, and one that has offices in the area.

It is also a good idea to seek a firm that is not strictly fees- oriented – such as one that offers a free first appointment as well as the transparency and certainty of a fixed fee structure.

Who are the best lawyers in Newcastle?

Finding the best lawyer and law firm for your particular situation can involve finding out whether they specialise in the area of law that covers your legal issue, whether they regularly attend the courthouse in which your case is being heard – which can often be ascertained by determining whether they have offices in the area – their level of experience, whether they have a long and proven track record of achieving positive outcomes, carefully considering their reviews from previous clients.

Transparency in costs and affordability are also important, so it’s a good idea to look for a law firm that offers fixed fees, as well as a free first appointment to assess whether they’re the right lawyers for you.

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