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Criminal Defence Lawyers

Expert Criminal Defence Lawyers in Caloundra

Dealing with criminal charges can be an overwhelming and stressful experience, not only for you but also for your loved ones. If you find yourself in such a situation, our team of criminal defence lawyers is here to help you through every step of the process.

We understand the challenges and uncertainty that come with criminal law. Our dedicated team is committed to providing you with compassionate support and expert legal advice. We will work closely with you to develop a strong defence strategy that protects your rights and aims for the best possible outcome.

You can trust us to stand by your side and fight for your future during this critical time.

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Our criminal defence lawyers in Caloundra are dedicated to supporting individuals during challenging legal battles. We understand that facing criminal charges can be a stressful time, and our aim is to guide you through the complexities of the criminal justice system.

We recognise the pressures involved and want you to know that our primary focus is ensuring you fully understand your legal rights and the processes involved, feeling confident in the decisions we make together.

Our goal is to support your best interests and ensure your concerns are addressed clearly and effectively throughout your case.

Benefits of Having a Criminal Defence Lawyer

If you are facing criminal charges and require legal assistance, a criminal defence lawyer can be extremely helpful. They will ensure that your rights are protected and that your case is dealt with fairly.

A criminal defence lawyer can help you with complicated legal procedures, represent you in court, and provide support while you make critical decisions.

A knowledgeable criminal defence lawyer can also educate you about your rights and help you confidently navigate the legal system.

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Why do you need a Lawyer for Criminal Defence?

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Legal Expertise

Criminal cases can be complex, but we manage all the legal details for you, from initial advice to court representation.

Reduced Stress

By handling the legal arguments and courtroom procedures, we help minimise the stress and uncertainty that often accompanies criminal charges.

Guidance Through the Process

Our criminal defence lawyers simplify the process of navigating the criminal justice system, ensuring you understand and are comfortable with every step.


We aim to provide representation that reflects your rights and options, prioritising your best interests in all legal strategies.

Our Process

Schedule a Free Consultation

Start with a free consultation where we listen to your story, understand your situation and provide an outline of our assistance. This initial step ensures that you feel heard, supported, and empowered.

Plan Your Path Forward

Together, we’ll create a clear, personalised plan for your needs. This step removes the guesswork and gives you a roadmap, showing exactly how we’ll handle your situation.

Let Us Handle the Legal Work

With the plan in place, you can rest easy knowing that we will handle all the legal details for you. From filing paperwork to negotiating on your behalf, we work tirelessly to secure the best outcome, allowing you to focus on moving forward with your life.

Why Choose Ferrall and Co. Lawyers?

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Expertise Across Various Domains

Whether it’s family law, criminal defence, or personal injury, our lawyers have the knowledge and skills to handle a wide range of legal matters.

Local Presence

As a prominent lawyers in Caloundra, we understand the local nuances and legal landscape, ensuring our clients receive tailored advice and representation.

Client-Centric Approach

At Ferrall and Co. Lawyers, clients are our top priority. We offer free quotes, transparent fees and ensure every client is treated respectfully and professionally.

A Team You Can Trust

Our lawyers are experts in their respective fields and individuals who genuinely care. We understand the emotional and financial toll legal issues can take, and we’re here to provide peace of mind and cost effective expert advice.

Our Partnerships

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Meet Rowena Ferrall

After completing a Bachelor of Laws at James Cook University in Townsville in 2002, Rowena completed her initial legal training at the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Legal Service (ATSILS) in Townsville. She then finalised her Post Graduate Diploma through the Australian National University in Canberra in 2004, the same year she qualified to practice as a solicitor.

Rowena is admitted to practice in Queensland and in the High Court of Australia, allowing her to appear in all Courts in Queensland as well as Federally based Courts across the country.

Rowena has worked in Townsville, the Sunshine Coast and Brisbane in general litigation since her admission in 2004. After working as a generalist for several years, Rowena decided that she could best serve her community by opening her own boutique legal practice with a relaxed approach to client consultations, a manageable fee structure, as well as incorporating two furry friends who provide additional support for clients when in need.

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How Can We Help?

There are multiple stages that a criminal defendant may ultimately go through. With Ferrall and Co., you can be confident knowing we will be there every step of the way. Our experienced criminal lawyers will guide you through the complexities of the legal system.

If you are charged and are required to appear in Court, we can act for you and go through the process with you. We work with you to make sure the best possible outcome is obtained, whether that means progressing your matter through a trial or entering a plea of guilty to the charges.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Finding the right criminal defence lawyer in Caloundra, it’s important to look for someone with experience in handling cases similar to yours and a strong track record of successful outcomes. It’s also crucial to choose a lawyer who communicates well and makes you feel confident about your defence.

At Ferrall & Co Lawyers, we have expertise in various aspects of criminal law and are committed to providing robust legal representation. We encourage you to get in touch with us to discuss your case and see how we can assist you.

You are not legally required to give the police a statement at any time. It is your right to silence. This is very important to your defence. Before speaking to police or investigators, Ferrall and Co. recommends you contact our office where we can provide you with prompt, confidential and impartial legal advice.  It is important for you to be aware of your position and are able to make informed decisions on how to proceed.

There are many different criminal charges, and these may include but are not limited to assaults, sexual offences, drug offences (including drug driving), domestic violence breaches, and fraud.

While we are based on the Sunshine Coast, we also service all Courts in South-East Queensland. This means we are able to appear in any Court at any location in SEQ.

Certainly. A criminal defence lawyer has a vital role in defending individuals who are accused of crimes, regardless of their guilt or innocence. They advocate for the protection of your rights, gather evidence in your favour, and argue for a fair trial.

If you have been falsely accused, the assistance of a lawyer like those at Ferrall & Co. Lawyers can be essential in proving your innocence and obtaining a just outcome.

For your first meeting, it’s beneficial to bring any documents related to your case, including any correspondence from the police or court, and a list of questions you have. Be prepared to discuss the details of your case openly and honestly.

At Ferrall & Co Lawyers, we ensure a confidential and supportive environment where you can feel safe to share your concerns and receive expert legal advice.

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