Steven Shneider



Practice areas: Local Government and Environmental Planning Law, Criminal Law

Steven is a Principal of the firm. He acts exclusively in the fields of Local Government and Environmental Planning law and Criminal law. He often combines these fields so as to act as a prosecutor for many of our local government clients.

Steven appears as a Solicitor advocate in Local Court criminal hearings, Local Court application hearings including AVO hearings (police and privately initiated) and in classes 1,2,4,5,6 and 7 in the Land and Environment Court.

Steven acts for a number of city and regional based local councils. In addition to environmental and Local Government prosecutions, he appears before Commissioners of the Court in planning and other appeals. He also acts for property developers (but never against a Local Government client).

Steven’s criminal law practice sees him acting for clients in respect of Local Court, Land and Environment Court and District Court matters. He is appointed to the Legal Aid NSW General Criminal Law panel and takes on legally aided matters (criminal only).

Steven advises on all matters relevant to his fields of practice. He can be trusted to provide honest and easy to understand advice.