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Daniel Wakim

Special Counsel

Daniel Wakim is a criminal defence lawyer with heart. A believer in human rights and dignity for the individual, he had been described by clients and foes alike as the real deal.

“My no.1 priority is to protect our clients and keep them confident and safe while my team, do our job and deliver results.”

He describes his role as Special Counsel and Principal Criminal Defence Lawyer having represented a number of high profile criminal cases in Australia’s highest jurisdictions including Supreme Courts in Multiple States, the High Court of Australia and the Supreme Court of New Zealand, with his criminal law practice extending internationally.

Daniel has trained and mentored lawyers as Special Counsel from various offices in Sydney and Melbourne.

Daniel is also admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales, the High Court of Australia and the High Court of New Zealand and has over fifteen years’ experience in Strictly Indictable Criminal Law Practice.

Daniel is known for:

  • Exceptional Competence
  • Legal Advocacy
  • Strategic Planning and Preparation
  • Settlement and Negotiation Skillset
  • Strong Professional Candour and Ethics
  • Dispute Resolution Skillset