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Guardian Chambers is one of the leading sets of criminal defence lawyers in Auckland. We have an extremely strong reputation as specialists in the area of criminal law and are uniquely placed to handle cases ranging from traffic offences to major homicides.


We have eight experienced barristers who practice full time in the area of criminal defence law. Members of Chambers have a wide diversity of skills with the senior barristers having vast experience in serious criminal trials.

Our barristers are known for their careful, considered, sophisticated and sensitive approach in the whole range of criminal matters. We are also renowned for our friendly, down to earth approach and those traits coupled with an eye for detail and a skill for advocacy explains why our members have handled some of the most prominent and complex criminal cases of recent years.

Additionally, some of the senior members of Chambers have very strong appellant expertise, in both the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court, having been lead counsel on many successful appeals against major miscarriages of justice.

Whatever the nature of the case, whatever the subject matter, barristers at Guardian Chambers will fight for their client’s rights and to ensure that a miscarriage of justice does not occur.

The Guardian Chambers ethos is, above all else, about providing a service of the very highest quality.