About Us

Andrew Tehan LLB (Hons), Barrister and Solicitor

Andrew has practiced as a Criminal Lawyer in Western Australia and Victoria. He is a passionate defence lawyer who uses his advocacy skills and vast knowledge of the law to achieve the best results for his clients.

Andrew has assisted individual and corporate clients through various tribunal and criminal proceedings; having appeared in the Magistrate, District, County and Supreme Courts. He has a proven record preparing and advocating in jury trials, contested bail applications, contested hearings, summary and indictable pleas, and dangerous sexual offender applications brought by the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions for WA.

Andrew’s current practice has a heavy criminal law focus, specialising in assaults, property offences, sexual offences, and dishonesty offences. He also has vast experience in dealing with traffic matters; in particular, driving under the influence, driving whilst under licence suspension and reckless/dangerous driving. He also appears in Restraining Order matters.

Career History

  • 2016-2018 Manager and Senior Associate of the Criminal Law Unit at Slater and Gordon
  • 2013-2016 Solicitor at Tony Hargreaves and Partners
  • 2009-2013 Solicitor Advocate at The Aboriginal Legal Service of WA
  • 2008-2009 Articled Clerk at Bullards Barristers and Solicitors
  • 2006-2009 Volunteer at North Melbourne Community Legal Centre

Memberships & Associations

  • Law Society of Western Australia
  • Criminal Lawyers Association of Western Australia
  • Melbourne Cricket Club
  • Victorian Racing Club
  • Melbourne Racing Club
  • Hawthorn Football Club
Our office hours are 8am - 5pm Monday to Friday
But Andrew can be contacted at any time on 0411 276 966 and appointments can be arranged outside normal office hours.