About Greg Elks & Associates Lawyers Cronulla
Greg Elks is the Principal Solicitor at Greg Elks and Associates Lawyers. He is an Accredited Specialist Criminal Lawyer, gaining that Accreditation in 1999 from the Law Society of NSW.
Greg has a wealth of experience in Criminal Law following thirteen years with the NSW Police Force finally attaining the rank of Sergeant and working as a Police Prosecutor. Following his time as a Police Prosecutor Greg also worked for a number of years at the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, Prosecuting serious matters on behalf of the DPP.
Greg has now spent over the last twenty years as a Criminal Defence Lawyer, spending many years as a Senior Solicitor at the Legal Aid Commission of NSW where he was responsible for the Supervision of many Junior Lawyers whilst also conducting a Practice of Serious Criminal matters in both the District and Supreme Courts.
Greg brings his intimate knowledge of Police operating procedures and his years of Prosecutorial skill to his work as a Defence Lawyer. Greg’s unique insight into how a Prosecution is likely to be conducted and where they may have difficulties is a great benefit to his Clients.
Greg regularly appears in the Supreme, District, Local, Children’s and Coroner’s Courts in New South Wales and is well respected by his Peers and the Judiciary alike. Many of his cases are serious, drawing much media attention.
Over the last five (5) years Greg has regularly been invited to attend various Practical Legal Training Courses to assist in the training of young Lawyers. Recently, Greg, has been called upon to give evidence before Standing Committees of the Legislative Council, firstly into Domestic Violence Trends in NSW and then Driver Licence Disqualification Reform.
Greg has recently taken a significant interest in Law for the Aged and now provides advice in relation to Wills, Powers of Attorney both General and Enduring, Enduring Guardianship and also Estate Planning.
Whilst based in the Sutherland Shire Greg attends all Courts in the Metropolitan Area and Wollongong.
Why not give Greg a call to discuss your Legal problem and gain the benefit of his many years of experience.