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Criminal Lawyer Townsville

If you are facing criminal charges in Townsville, you don't need to navigate the criminal justice system on your own. By contacting David Cole, you will get legal representation from an experienced Criminal Defence Lawyer and will stand a better chance to fight your charges and avoid a criminal conviction.

Covering all types of criminal law matters, David is dedicated to assisting clients who have found themselves on the wrong side of the law.

With years of experience in courtrooms and legal proceedings, David provides all his clients with professional legal advice and representation no matter how serious the criminal offence is or their personal circumstances.

David Cole is on your side

David is a trusted and reputable Criminal Lawyer in Townsville and surrounding areas in North East Queensland, and is able to appear in all State and Federal Courts around Australia.

With his previous experience as a prosecutor for Crown Law, David has a unique insight into both sides of the court process. He now specialises in all areas of Criminal Law including Sexual offences and Fraud offences, as well as Commercial Litigation, White Collar Crime, Family Law and Traffic matters.

Choosing the right Criminal Lawyer

Contacting the right Criminal Lawyer can be the most important decision you make in regards to a positive outcome.

Whether you've been charged with drink driving (DUI) and need a special hardship licence or need representation for another criminal or traffic offence, don’t forego quality criminal advice/representation and gamble with your future.

Contact David Cole as soon as possible about your criminal matter.

What have you been charged with?


A criminal charge is serious and depending on the type of indictable offence, you could be facing a term of imprisonment. This could have a severe impact on your life and reputation.

Seek immediate legal advice from an experienced Criminal Defence Lawyer if you have been charged with one of the following offences:

  • Assault based offences
  • Assault occasioning actual bodily harm
  • Assault occasioning bodily harm
  • Assault or Obstruct Police
  • Break and enter
  • Burglary
  • Drug cultivation, production or importation
  • Drug trafficking
  • Supply of a dangerous drug
  • Grievous bodily harm
  • Manslaughter
  • Murder
  • Robbery
  • Sexual offences
  • Weapons offences

Are you already awaiting trial? Give yourself the best chance at being granted bail by contacting an experienced criminal lawyer as soon as possible. David will ensure that your bail application is correctly handled.

About David

David Cole

David is an experienced Criminal Defence Lawyer who has devoted over 20 years in the pursuit of justice in both state and federal courts in Townsville and throughout Australia. 

With a background in prosecution (Crown Law), David has a unique insight into both sides of the courtroom, making him the ideal representation for clients facing all manner of criminal charges, including Domestic Violence offences, Drug driving, DUI offences and other Traffic offences, Murder, Manslaughter, Sex crimes and Robbery charges.

David is available to represent you at Townsville Magistrates Court, as well as Townsville District Court and Townsville Supreme Court. Alternatively he can advise you about your legal matter at Townsville Police Station. We have included their locations and contact information below.

Townsville Magistrates Court
31 Walker Street,
Townsville Qld 4810
Phone: (07) 4781 8600

Townsville District Court
Level 1, 187 Stanley Street,
Townsville QLD 4810
Phone: (07) 4781 8689 or (07) 4781 8688

Townsville Supreme Court
Level 1, 187 Stanley Street, 
Townsville QLD 4810
Phone: (07) 4781 8689 or (07) 4781 8688

Townsville Police Station
134 Stanley St,
Townsville City, 4810
Phone: (07) 4759 9777

To contact David to discuss your matter, please phone 0407 322 955 or submit an online enquiry below.

Have You Been Charged? Contact David Now

Regardless of your matter you need the best possible representation to achieve the desired outcome. David is happy to offer you a complimentary initial consultation call regarding your matter. Please fill out the form below to get started.