WHAT OUR LAWYERS DO
Criminal Defence, Civil Litigation for Police Misconduct and Defamation
O’Brien Solicitors and COVID-19
Discover how we are handling business during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) crisis. We will be here for you but may deliver our services differently.
Peter O’Brien wins Ben Batterham case
Peter O’Brien represented Ben Batterham who was charged with the murder of an intruder into his home. As seen on Channel 9’s 60 Minutes.
Accredited Specialists in Criminal Law
We have Accredited Specialists in Criminal Law. Specialist Accreditation is held by less than 6% of lawyers in NSW, demonstrating our firm’s commitment to criminal law.
Civil Claims against police & other authorities
We can help you sue the police for financial compensation if you have been unlawfully arrested, assaulted by police, or treated unfairly in other ways in a prosecution.
Free Initial Consultation
The first meeting is free and with no obligation. You can see first hand whether we are the right lawyers for you, with a stress-free conversation.
Peter O’Brien comments on Bill Spedding.
Peter O’Brien is representing Bill Spedding after police misbehaviour in the William Tyrrell disappearance case. As seen on ABC TV’s 4 Corners.
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About O'Brien Criminal and Civil Solicitors
PETER O'BRIEN - PRINCIPAL SOLICITOR:
I have been passionately defending people for twenty years. Everyone is entitled to a strong and respectful defence against criminal charges, which is why we have adopted a personalised approach that separates us from larger criminal law firms.
O’Brien Criminal and Civil Solicitors is a full-service criminal defence law firm which can defend you from criminal prosecution. In addition, we can assist you by fighting for financial compensation if you have been unlawfully arrested, assaulted by police, defamed or treated unfairly in other ways. We are also able to assist you in preparation for or in attending at Royal Commissions, at ICAC and other commissions of inquiry.
We are located in the heart of Sydney’s legal precinct, opposite the Downing Centre Courts and close to the Central Local Court.
Call us and come in for a free, no-obligation appointment to decide if we’re right for you. We look forward to working with you and fighting for your interests.