If faced with criminal charges, we have experienced and highly successful criminal lawyers at Saunders & Co to help you navigate or defend the charges.

Our criminal lawyers deal with all stages of the criminal process including entering pleas, conducting trials, and sentencing matters. We also regularly make related applications including limited licenses (work licence), applications for discharge without conviction, applications for name suppression, and applications for bail.


Please note that we are not a registered legal aid provider.


External links to further information

New Zealand Law Society publications:


Our criminal lawyers regularly advise on criminal charges relating to:


  • Traffic and driving offences
  • Drug offences
  • Assaults
  • Theft and fraud
  • Sexual offences


  • Obtaining a discharge without conviction for a client charged with driving with excess breath alcohol.
  • Entering pleas in mitigation on sentencing for various criminal charges.

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