Joe developed a true passion and commitment for Criminal Law & Traffic Law whilst still undertaking his law degree. Upon his completion of a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of International Business (International Relations) at Griffith University he chose to practice exclusively in these areas. Since that time, he has been heavily immersed in the practice of Criminal Law since he began his legal career and is well aware of the issues and complexities that affect the people of Queensland.
Joe is a dedicated and proficient advocate in all aspects of Criminal Law & Traffic Law. He has a breadth of experience in these areas and has conducted matters in a broad array of jurisdictions including the Magistrates Court, District Court and Supreme Court. Joe is also an Accredited Specialist in Criminal Law, whilst some may claim to be ‘specialists’, Joe has undertaken specific studies to obtain this accreditation and as such is recognised as specialist by the Queensland Law Society.
Joe appears on matters Australia wide however appears regularly throughout South East Queensland. Appearing in Courts from Brisbane to Byron Bay, Coolangatta to Charleville and Cairns and Southport to Sandgate, Joe has experience in regional and rural courts as well as in the city.
Joe brings a straightforward and strategic approach to each and every matter. Joe understands that appearing before the Court can be a daunting and often life changing experience and will not leave outcomes to chance. Joe realises that every matter is different and seeks to ensure that his clients are aware of the options and potential outcomes of their matters.
“As a Criminal Lawyer I see it as my duty to ensure that my clients understand what is happening and what may happen. I always ensure that my clients know what their options are. My aim is to achieve the best possible outcome in what at times can be quite difficult circumstances.”
Joe has extensive experience in a wide spectrum of criminal law matters, including murders, cattle stealing, drug trafficking, corruption, fraud and driving offences.
Joe is a regular presenter at the Queensland Traffic Offenders Program (QTOP) and has also presented for a number of other local organisations and schools.
He is a passionate and dedicated advocate who strives for nothing but the best outcome for his clients. Those charged with criminal and traffic offences can rest assured that Joe’s experience, knowledge and prudent advice will ensure the best possible outcome.