About us

We do things a bit differently at Kingston Fox Lawyers. We’re all about efficient and effective representation with the best possible outcome at a reasonable cost. We know that the prospect of going to court can be a daunting and uncertain time, which is why we will keep you informed at all stages of your matter.

Based in Sydney but servicing all NSW courts, the team at Kingston Fox Lawyers can advise and represent you and are experienced in all types of criminal law matters in the NSW Local, District and Supreme courts. The partners, Alexandra and Erin, have a combined 25 years’ experience exclusively in criminal law, both State and Commonwealth and as former prosecutors have dealt with some of the largest prosecutions in NSW.

Kingston Fox Lawyers have been recognised by our fellow Solicitors and Barristers specialising in Criminal Law as one of the Leading Criminal Law Firms in NSW in the 2018 Doyle's Guide.

If you’ve been charged by police or believe you are under investigation contact us about an initial free meeting. We aim to be flexible - we can meet at our office, for a coffee or we can even skype. Let us know how you would like to interact with us.


Profiles

ERIN HOILE

BA LLB LLM, Partner
m: 0455 039 660
e: erin@kingstonfox.com.au
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Having practised exclusively in criminal law, Erin has been involved in some of the largest prosecutions in NSW. Erin was previously a Senior Federal Prosecutor at the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions where she had carriage of a broad range of Commonwealth prosecutions including large scale drug and cigarette importations, tobacco cultivation, computer hacking offences, intellectual property offences, serious money laundering, fraud including Centrelink and tax fraud, child pornography, and wildlife and quarantine offences. As a former prosecutor, Erin has the insight necessary to see both sides of a matter and be in the best position to advise her clients.

Erin is an experienced advocate, regularly appearing in summary and committal hearings in the Local Court, District Court sentences, severity and conviction appeals and bail applications from the Local Court to the Supreme Court. Erin has worked with some of the most experienced criminal barristers in NSW in complex trials in the District Court and appeals before the NSW Court of Criminal Appeal and the High Court of Australia.

Erin studied law at Macquarie University and after graduating, completed a Masters degree in law at the University of Sydney.

Erin has been identified by her fellow Solicitors and Barristers specialising in Criminal Law as one of the state's Leading Criminal Lawyers as well as one of Australia's leading White Collar Crime, Corporate Crime and Regulatory Investigations Lawyers in the 2018 Doyle's Guide. 

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Erin has been involved in some of the largest prosecutions in NSW.


ALEXANDRA SARMED

BA LLB,  Partner
m: 0455 039 707
e: alex@kingstonfox.com.au
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Alexandra has a commitment and passion for the criminal law. After completing her law degree at Macquarie University, Alexandra worked at the NSW Crime Commission and then spent 14 years at the Commonwealth DPP, progressing to the position of a Principal Federal Prosecutor before establishing her own criminal law practice. Alexandra is passionate about helping clients be informed and in control of their situation, and takes pride in running a law firm that is modern, professional and embraces technology.

Alexandra is experienced in the courtroom and regularly appears in court in summary hearings, District Court matters, Supreme Court bails and instructs experienced counsel when necessary. As well as individual cases, she also specialises in large scale multi accused prosecutions involving complex technical computer evidence, documentary evidence, surveillance evidence, telephone intercepts, listening devices and other forms of electronic monitoring.

Alexandra can resolve and explain complex legal issues quickly and efficiently. She understands that being charged with a criminal offence and moving through the NSW legal system is a daunting prospect. Alexandra is focussed on guiding you through the criminal law system to achieve the best possible outcome.

Alexandra has been identified by her fellow Solicitors and Barristers specialising in Criminal Law as one of the state's Leading Criminal Lawyers in the 2018 Doyle's Guide.

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Alexandra has a commitment and passion for the criminal law.