Wagga Defence Lawyer

Providing advice and representation in all Criminal Law matters in Wagga and the Riverina area of NSW.

Providing advice and representation in all Criminal Law matters in the Riverina area of NSW.

John Weir - Wagga Criminal Lawyer

Whether you have been arrested or charged with a criminal offence, it is essential that you receive counsel from an experienced criminal lawyer as the legal system can be daunting and complicated.

The type of criminal work that I do on a daily basis includes bail applications, guilty pleas and trials, as well as court appeals and applications such as judicial review or challenging applications by the Director of Public Prosecutions for the confiscation of profits.

Our firm has extensive experience in defence work for all offences including, but not limited to, drug trafficking, violence, theft, fraud, sexual matters, murders, and driving offences including death by dangerous driving.

As well as criminal and traffic law, the firm accepts instructions in the areas of crimes confiscation and criminal injuries compensation.

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John Weir is an Accredited Criminal Law Specialist, available to assist with all your Criminal and Traffic Law queries.

Specialist accreditation is a structured peer to peer assessment process enabling legal practitioners to be recognised for their expertise. To be accredited, specialists must pass a series of meticulous assessments on both legal knowledge and its application in practice. To retain their accreditation specialists must undertake significant additional professional development in their area of expertise each year.

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I have a drink driving charge. What shoud I do?

If you have been charged with a drink driving offence, you should have legal representation to achieve the best results.

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I'm going to court. What should I do?

There are many things that occur before going to court. Find out what to do if you have received a Court Attendance Notice for a criminal offence.

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I have received an AVO. What should I do?

An AVO can have a dramatic effect on your liberties and has many consequences. You need to get quality advice immediately.


  • Advice in relation to police arrest
  • Advice in relation to traffic infringements
  • Advice in relation to search warrants
  • Advice in relation to police interviews
  • Bail applications in all courts
  • Local Court matters
  • Children's Court matters
  • Licence appeals
  • Committal hearings
  • Liquor Licensing
  • District and Supreme Court trials
  • District Court appeals
  • Forensic procedure applications by police
  • Supreme Court appeals
  • Sentencing
  • Mental Health Act applications
  • Coroners inquests
  • Corruption and Crime Commission hearings
  • Proceeds of crime and forfeiture
  • Criminal defence investigations
  • Legal Aid and Aboriginal Legal Service
  • Firearms and weapon offences.

Criminal Law

I specialise in providing advice and representation in all Criminal Law matters and I am conveniently located within the Riverina area of NSW.

I can assist you with all aspects of criminal law.

DUI & Traffic

If you have you been charged with PCA, DUI, speeding, driving whilst disqualified or any other driving or traffic matter then you should contact me immediately as there can be defences to these charges.

Defendants need the best possible legal advice to achieve the best outcome.

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Representation for :

  • Interim/Final hearings
  • AVO applications.
  • Defending AVO's
  • Applications to vary and/or revoke an AVO.

I can provide advice on all AVO issues.

  • 48 Fitzmaurice St, Wagga Wagga 2650, NSW

  • Mon - Sat 8.00 - 18.00 Sunday CLOSED

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