Criminal Defence Barristers & Solicitors


Established in 2008, Markotich Lawyers is conveniently located in the heart of Melbourne CBD. We practice in all areas of criminal law, motor traffic law and intervention order matters (applicants and respondents).

Our lawyers are experienced and knowledgeable advocates and instructing solicitors. There is no risk you will be represented by a junior, inexperienced practitioner.

The firm’s sole focus is to achieve your desired result, whilst keeping you fully informed of all progress of your case.

We will treat your case as if it was our own.

We are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week and can provide emergency advice at no cost.

Clients can be confident that they have hired a knowledgeable, distinguished and tenacious legal firm to represent them. Markotich Lawyers will make every effort to obtain the best possible result.

Criminal Defence. It’s all we do.

Markotich Lawyers are focused on providing specialist services for criminal law, intervention order matters and motor traffic law. Typical cases include:

  • Drug matters
  • Assault and property damage
  • Family violence/Breach of intervention order
  • Sexual offences
  • Any dishonesty, theft or fraud offences
  • Culpable driving, drink driving, drug driving and traffic offences

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Find out more about how Markotich Lawyers can help you by getting in touch today. Call us on (03) 9602 1112 to speak with our legal team and we will be happy to discuss your situation and requirements.

Why choose Markotich Lawyers?

Markotich Lawyers are committed to providing the highest quality of representation and assistance for our clients. We assess each case individually, carefully considering the appropriate course of action to achieve your desired result.

We offer clients a boutique service including:

  • Result-focussed personalised service with an attention to detail
  • Continuity of practitioner, with no junior or inexperienced staff
  • Experience in contesting difficult and complex cases
  • A strong network of experienced barristers and professional service providers, engaged early in your matters
  • Regular client contact
  • Competitive professional fees
  • Proven consistent results — reflected in our case success rate and loyal client base

Unlike most criminal law practices in Victoria, Markotich Lawyers is not a split practice with Legal Aid-funded files — which necessitates high-volume file loads — so our experienced team can dedicate time to your matter.

Meet our friendly team of qualified legal experts

Daniella Markotich


Daniella has been a principal of leading Melbourne criminal law firms since 2006, and established Markotich Lawyers in early 2008. Hard working, conscientious and committed, Daniella regularly appears in court as a solicitor advocate, fighting hard to get the best possible outcome for her clients.

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Seda Kilic


Seda has been gainfully employed in large commercial legal firms since 2010. Since a young age she dreamt of becoming a criminal defence lawyer, and when an opportunity arose to commence working as a criminal lawyer, she grabbed the opportunity.

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