Our Powerhouse Lawyers

Our team offers a powerhouse defence to the community, defends the rights of those wrongfully accused and helps those who have made mistakes. Our team consists of an Accredited Specialist in Criminal Law and Senior Solicitors with many years of experience in Criminal and Traffic Law.

Chadi Irani

Director & Principle Solicitor

Chadi Irani is the Director and Principal Lawyer of Powerhouse Law Australia. Chadi is passionate about helping others and giving superior legal assistance to those in need. The Law Society of NSW has recognised Chadi’s superior experience and expertise in Criminal Law by appointing him as an Accredited Specialist in that field.


Oscar Chidiac

Associate & Senior Advocate

Oscar is an Associate & Senior Advocate at our firm, offering a high level of expertise in Criminal and Traffic Law matters. He has an impressive record for winning a variety of cases, from serious assaults, fraud, domestic violence, supply of drugs and firearm offences, to all kinds of traffic matters. Oscar advocates with passion and takes the time to listen…


Jonathan Jaramillo

Senior Solicitor & Advocate

Jonathan Jaramillo is our Senior Solicitor who specialises in representing clients in complex Criminal and Traffic law matters at all levels of the court system. Jonathan is one of our strongest advocates because he is a strategic fighter in Court and makes tactical decisions early in a case to ensure that the best possible outcome is achieved for his client.


Our Unique Service:

  • Criminal and Traffic Law is what we do best, having practiced these areas of law for many years. When compared to other law firms, we have a superior level of knowledge and experience which allows us to achieve the best results for each client. General practitioners who practice and juggle several different areas of law will usually have less time, experience and knowledge in the fields of Criminal and Traffic law.
  • We have an Accredited Specialist lawyer that has been recognised by the NSW Law Society as an expert in the area of Criminal Law. Only the very best lawyers are certified as Accredited Specialists by the NSW Law Society.
  • We know both sides of the law – the prosecution and the defence. Chadi Irani, Principal Solicitor of Powerhouse Law Australia has previously worked for both Legal Aid NSW and for the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). This gives his clients an invaluable and distinct advantage in the court room.
  • Our Criminal and Traffic Lawyers offer a distinctive service compared to other law firms, by way of simplifying the process for clients and finding the fastest and best results for every case.
  • We know that everyone has different needs and circumstances, which is why we tailor our advice and service based on the individual client to achieve life changing results.
  • We are here to help, no matter how big or small the case is.
  • Our legal fees are very competitive

Call us now on 1800 100 529.

We attend all Local Courts in NSW

Powerhouse Law Australia offers highly experienced criminal lawyers and traffic lawyers that represent clients in all Local Courts in Sydney City, Sydney West, Sydney South-West and regional NSW. Some examples of Local Courts we attend include Armidale, Balmain, Bankstown, Bathurst, Blacktown, Burwood, Camden, Campbelltown, Downing Centre, Dubbo, Fairfield, Gosford, Hornsby, Junee, Katoomba, Kogarah, Lismore, Liverpool, Mt Druitt, Newcastle, Newtown, North Sydney, Nowra, Orange, Parramatta, Parramatta Drug Court, Penrith, Port Macquarie, Ryde, Sutherland, Sydney Central, Tamworth, Toronto, Waverley, Windsor, Woy Woy, Wyong and Young. Call us to day to organise specialist lawyer to appear in your case.


  • Criminal Law
  • Traffic Law
  • Drivers Licence Suspension Appeals
  • District Court Appeals
  • Apprehended Violence Orders
  • Education


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Why Residents Trust Us

We have always adopted the same approach when handling any of client’s cases. Employing compassion and consideration at all times, we take the extra time to explain to our clients exactly what their options are in plain English. We don’t believe in using complicated legal jargon, and ensure we keep our client in the loop at all times. This honesty and upfront method is one of the many reasons why the residents of Sydney entrust our lawyers for all their traffic infringement related matters. Book your consultation today to begin discussing your legal options.