For over thirty five years, Slades & Parsons Lawyers have been providing high quality and specialist legal advice and representation in Criminal Law.  We can provide you with the legal support and advice you need to ensure you can: make informed decisions about your own case, understand the strength of the evidence against you, and which defences are available to the charges.

We are able to provide you expertise in the following:

  • Road Traffic and Licence Offences
  • Injury, Assault and Violent Offences
  • Theft and Deception Offences
  • Sexual Offences
  • Drug Offences
  • Bail Applications
  • Manslaughter and Murder Offences
  • Commonwealth Offences
  • Appeals Against Convictions and Sentences

Offering a free initial consultation, Slades & Parsons offer after hours services for urgent matters and we can provide you with specialist advice before you are interviewed by police or other agencies.

Please contact a lawyer if you have been charged with any criminal offence as soon as possible, preferably before you attend for a police record of interview.

Legal Aid

Slades & Parsons are represented on both the Summary Crime Panel and the Indictable Crime Panel of Victoria Legal Aid. We are authorised by Victoria Legal Aid to assess the suitability of clients for a grant of legal assistance in the funding of their case. The grant of assistance is dependent on a means test (income) and a merits test (the seriousness of the matter) in determining suitability of a grant of Legal Aid.

We are happy to discuss an application and advise as to your ability to access such funding. To find out more on legal aid call our hotline on 03 9602 3000.