Serious Criminal Offences

If you, or someone you know, is charged with a criminal offence, you need a lawyer on your side who can provide the best possible advice and look after your best interests. At CDQ, we believe that everyone is entitled to high quality legal representation and we will work hard on your behalf - regardless of the charges you are facing.

Our Criminal and Traffic law solicitors are experienced in all jurisdictions and have represented clients from the St George & Sutherland and south Sydney regions since our firm was established in 1938.

What to expect from CDQ

The first thing to do if you have been arrested, or think you will be arrested, is to try and contact a solicitor.  At CDQ, we understand the seriousness of being charged and can guide you through what is a difficult and stressful experience.  Over the years we have gained significant experience in defending clients in a wide range of areas, including those who have been charged with:

  • Murder
  • Manslaughter
  • Fraud
  • Serious Assault
  • Malicious Damage
  • Drug Charges

Our lawyers have developed a comprehensive knowledge of the Court system and how best to represent you in your case. In addition to providing general advice in your case, they can:

  • Attend the police station with you (if they think it is in your best interests)
  • Advise you on your rights including what you should, and should not, do or say while in custody
  • Apply for bail on your behalf
  • Represent you in Court
  • Liaise with barristers as required


To speak with one of our experienced lawyers contact CDQ today on 02 8566 2400.