About us

JD Hawkins & Associates are an experienced criminal law firm located on Hay Street, Perth. We represent adults and children in Perth and throughout regional WA - from Kununurra to Albany - in the Magistrate’s Court, District Court, Supreme Court and Children's Court.

We specialise in defending drug offences, violence offences, traffic offences and sex offences, as well as Violence Restraining Order proceedings in the Magistrate's Court, and charges against young offenders in the Children's Court.

We pride ourselves on client diligence; dedicating time to each client – listening to them and offering sound, non-judgemental advice – and using our years of knowledge and legal expertise to build them the strongest defence possible.



John is an experienced criminal lawyer.  He obtained his law degree from the University of Wales in 1984.  John emigrated to Australia in 1992 and obtained a law degree from the University of Murdoch in 1998. 

He has practised exclusively in criminal law for the last 15 years.  John has represented clients in a number of high profile cases involving murder, attempted murder, significant drug cases in the Supreme Court and District Court.

$100 initial consultation fee. Learn more.