Leo is a Director of The Defence Lawyers, having established the firm with Nick Terry in 2019.
Leo graduated from Murdoch University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Laws and completed postgraduate studies in Oil and Gas Law at the University of Western Australia in 2011. Leo commenced his legal career in 2012, working at a criminal law firm. He was admitted to practise in the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 2013. He has since gained experience working in both the private sector and government. He is also a nationally accredited mediator.
Leo regularly appears as counsel in complex criminal matters. Leo has significant experience in:
- Drug offences
- Assault offences
- Traffic offences
- Bail applications
- Confiscation matters
- Restraining Orders
- Extraordinary Driver’s Licence Applications
- Removal of Lifetime Driver’s Licence Disqualification Applications
When your back is against the wall - and your freedom and reputation are on the line - you need a lawyer who is willing to go the extra distance. Leo and the team at The Defence Lawyers listen, care and come with you on the journey.