Armed Robbery Defence

Armed robbery is an escalated form of theft involving the use of an offensive or dangerous weapon and is a very serious criminal offence. Armed robbery using an offensive weapon is when a person robs someone whilst using a weapon such as a knife or bat. Armed robbery using a dangerous weapon involves a person robbing someone whilst using a firearm, spear gun or other prohibited weapon. If you have been charged with armed robbery, you must immediately seek legal counsel from an armed robbery lawyer

Australian Lawyers and Advocates have a highly experienced team of armed robbery lawyers in Sydney who will work with you to achieve the best possible outcome. We’ll take the time to help you understand the charges against you and clearly explain your options. 

Australian Lawyers and Advocates are a results-driven firm with an exceptional reputation. We don’t claim to be the best in the business. Instead, we let the results speak for themselves. 

If you require legal assistance and would like to set up a consultation with one of our armed robbery lawyers, please contact us today. 



What type of offence is armed robbery? open accordron item

Armed robbery is considered a very serious criminal offence in New South Wales. It is contained under section 97 of the Crimes Act 1900 (NSW).

What court deals with armed robbery in Australia? open accordron item

This will depend on the severity of your case. Armed robbery charges are usually finalised in the District Court but they can, depending on the circumstances, be dealt with in the Supreme Court. 

How many years do you typically get for armed robbery in Australia? open accordron item

Armed robbery is considered a very serious criminal offence in Australia and carries a maximum sentence of 20 years for an Armed Robbery with an offensive weapon or instrument (or 25 years imprisonment if the offence is committed in company with another person, or if the armed robbery results in the victim being wounded or seriously injured). The maximum sentence for an Armed Robbery with a dangerous weapon is 25 years imprisonment. If you have been charged with armed robbery in NSW, it’s crucial you seek the counsel of an experienced armed robbery lawyer in Sydney, like Australian Lawyers and Advocates. We will assess your case and recommend the best course of action for your circumstances.

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