Admitted in 1978 (Solicitor)

Admitted in 2000 (Barrister)


Entitled to practise in all Australian jurisdictions.


Mr Jankowski appears in the following Courts:

  • Local Court

  • District Court

  • Supreme Court

  • Court of Criminal Appeal

  • High Court


Areas of Law:

  • Merit and general advising

  • Contested Hearings

  • Trials by Jury or Judge alone

  • Sentences

  • Conviction and Severity appeals

  • Child Welfare


Other areas of practice, quasi criminal in nature, include appearances at:

  • NSW Crime Commission

  • Independent Commission Against Corruption

  • Coronial Inquests and Commissions of Inquiry

  • Mental Health Review Tribunal

  • Guardianship Board


Mr Jankowski practises exclusively in criminal law (including Traffic matters)


He practised as a Solicitor from March 1978 to August 2000 when he was admitted to the Bar.  

For the last 18 years of that period he operated his own legal firm, 10 years of which he practised exclusively in Criminal Law which included appearing as Solicitor Advocate in criminal trials in the District Court.


Additional Languages:

  • Polish


Member of the New South Wales Bar Association


Contact Details:
Tel No: +61 2 9262 7123
Fax No: +61 2 9267 7025


Richard Jankowski