Charged with a Criminal or Traffic offence?
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Get Over 19 Years Of Experience Working For You!

Making A Difference in People's Lives

The firm’s founder is an ex-police prosecutor with a wealth of knowledge and over 19 years experience

We understand each case is different so we use a tailored approach to ensure the best possible result, each and every time. Our extensive courtroom experience and knowledge of the law place Nightingale Johnston Lawyers, and you, at a significant advantage.

Speak to one of our criminal, domestic violence, traffic and family law experts about your case now.


Areas Of Law

Nightingale Johnston Lawyers are dedicated to criminal, traffic, domestic violence and family law. Having worked both ‘sides of the fence’ as police prosecutors and as defence lawyers, we’re uniquely positioned to apply our extensive knowledge of the system, along with years of practical experience, to gain the best outcome for you. For peace of mind, we offer fixed fees on most matters.

What Our Clients Say About Us

“Dear Laura, Thank you for believing in my son and getting him the best result possible.”
David
Laura, Thank You so much for everything you have done for me with my legal matter. You are so talented professional understanding & amazing. I don't know where I'd be without you. I would highly recommend you. Thank you
Natalie
“Laura’s compassionate approach was very reassuring in a difficult time”
Angela

Legal Costs

The costs associated with protecting or pursuing your legal rights are often a cause of concern for clients.

We at Nightingale Johnston ensure that our clients are aware of the costs associated with their matters, and we are determined to ensure that there is no confusion about why or where costs arise. We aim to be 100% transparent, as we know that our clients are often already trying to deal with the stress of their matter.

As the lawyers of Nightingale Johnston have extensive experience, it also means that we work better and faster than other law firms, which translates to less costs for our clients.

Legal Aid Queensland (“LAQ”) provides assistance to eligible persons for their legal matters. To receive this assistance LAQ will assess your application. Generally, when deciding if they will assist you, they will look at the circumstances of your matter (and its merits) as well as your financial circumstances.

We are a Legal Aid Queensland preferred supplier, which means that we can do legal work where LAQ has approved a grant of legal aid to you for your legal matter. We can also assist you in making your application.

Servicing South East Queensland

Free Initial Consultation and Fixed Fees on Most Matters