Need a Professional and Highly Skilled Lawyer?

Kahler Lawyers resolve criminal, traffic, personal injury and litigation matters for residents and businesses in Cairns, Innisfail and throughout North Queensland.

Our Legal Services

Criminal Law

We handle all types of criminal cases, including assault, violent crime, domestic violence, sexual offences, drug offences, commonwealth offences, theft, fraud, youth and dishonesty offences.

Traffic Law

Our lawyers have extensive experience in all types of traffic cases, including licence offences, traffic infringements, drink and drug driving charges and special licence applications.

Personal Injury

If you have been injured, suffered loss or damage as a result of an accident or due to someone else’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation. Regardless of the type of accident or injury, strict time limits apply to recover compensation. Do not delay. Contact us right away for a case assessment if you wish to pursue a compensation claim.


We have extensive dispute resolution experience with contracts, property, building and construction, partnerships, bankruptcy, debt recovery, insolvency, consumer protection and anti-discrimination.

Our lawyers are well known for their competence throughout Cairns, Innisfail and North Queensland regions.  We find practical solutions derived from our legal and business experience in both the public and private sectors. Contact us to discuss how we can help you resolve your criminal, traffic, litigation and employment matters, no matter how big or small.

Helping Queenslanders get the Justice they deserve.

In some areas of law for personal cases, we operate on a No Win, No Fee basis. This means if you do not win your case, you do not have to pay Kahler Lawyers for any professional costs.

Our Unique Service

You’ve come to the right place for highly experienced Criminal Lawyers, Traffic Lawyers, Litigation Lawyers or Employment Lawyers. We operate in Cairns, Innisfail, the Cassowary Coast region and throughout North Queensland.

  • We help businesses, corporations and individuals expediently resolve their legal issues. We are there for them in their time of need to achieve the best possible outcome.
  • We care. You can rely on us to provide the highest quality and standard of representation that we would expect ourselves if we were in your shoes. We always work with discretion and go to great lengths to uphold your confidentiality.
  • We achieve the best possible results because we listen, know how the justice system works, and help and guide you every step of the way. You can trust our advice.

“I was extremely happy with Chris Kahler’s work.  He is very thorough, upfront and honest with the advice he gives.  He was willing to explain things to me in layman’s terms and in a language that anyone could understand.  He was incredibly supportive throughout my dealings with police and got the result I was after.”

“Chris Kahler performs exceptionally well in court and achieved an outcome for me on my police charges better than what I imagined.  His legal knowledge is impressive and the service that his firm provides is hard to match.  I was so relieved to have him represent me.  If you’re in trouble with the police, he is the only person to call.”

“I have been referring clients to Chris Kahler for many years.  We also use his firm’s services ourselves for town agency matters in North Queensland.  Chris and his team are very responsive and provide exceptional client service and value for money legal advice.  They are easy to deal with and always go the extra mile to assist, nothing is too much trouble.”

“I have been dealing with Chris Kahler in a fairly serious matter of mine now for three years.  He is very professional, knows the law and is always responsive to my concerns and questions.  In short, he is excellent and I trust him completely.”

“I engaged Chris Kahler regarding a number of serious criminal charges in Cairns.  I was very very happy with the hard work that he did.  I was extremely happy with the result that we achieved and strongly believe that we could not have achieved that result without Chris Kahler’s involvement.  I would highly recommend Chris to anyone who requires representation in any small or serious criminal matter.”

“Chris Kahler is a lawyer who genuinely cares for the concerns of his clients which is very reassuring.  His legal knowledge and expertise is top rate and his firm provides an excellent service.  He is a lawyer that I completely trust and I have absolutely no hesitation in recommending him to anyone.”

“Chris’ depth of knowledge is extensive and his attention to detail is second to none.  I have no hesitation in recommending him to anyone in need of this young professional.”

“Focused attention to detail, consideration for the ‘human’ face behind a legal matter, and a sustained client relationship built on concern and care are the qualities of excellence that stamp Chris Kahler’s work.  He stands out as a professional of the first order, reciprocating and investing in the trust that people place in him.”

“I recently engaged Chris to represent my 20 year old son for a matter in country Queensland, from Brisbane.  Beyond being professional and attaining the best result possible, he showed compassion and guidance when dealing with my son and I.  His knowledge of criminal law and performance in court sets a benchmark for others to follow.”

“I have found Chris Kahler to be a very knowledgeable and dedicated lawyer with the ability to attend to multiple legal matters with uncompromising attention to detail.  Chris has always been honest, professional and caring with his efforts, all while delivering excellent results.”

“Chris Kahler’s assistance in our matter was very professional, swift and of great use.  He was a pleasure to work with and we would have no hesitation in using his services again should the need arise.”

“Chris Kahler was very thorough and left no stone unturned in my matter.  It was such a relief to have him involved and to get the outcome that we got.  He was very supportive and genuinely cared.  He’s a great lawyer who knows his stuff.”

“Chris Kahler was always very considerate, patient, thorough, honest and upfront with our serious criminal matters.  He is a man of high integrity who went above and beyond the call of duty.  He put in a huge effort for us and we did very well in Court because of all his work.  You cannot go past him.”

“Kahler Lawyers convincingly won our difficult unfair dismissal case in a very professional and positive way.  At all times they were excellent to deal with and had very good turnaround times that met our expectations.  Nothing was too much trouble for them.  I will be using Kahler Lawyers again in the future.”

“My first impression of Chris was just how professional he was and what excellent bedside manner he had.  He sets a very high standard for himself and provides an excellent quality service.  He is highly skilled, totally accessible and returns calls promptly.  I trust and have upmost confidence in his advice.”

“Radiant Life College would like to sincerely thank Chris and his team of professionals for all the crucial and priceless legal advice regarding various matters that they have given us to date.  More than once, Chris has gone the extra mile with supporting Radiant Life College.  We highly recommend Chris Kahler and Kahler Lawyers…they are truly professional and ‘results’ oriented.”

“Chris Kahler recently represented me in court for a civil matter.  His steady support, calm manner and wisely informed guidance was invaluable and gave me confidence that I would receive a fair hearing.  He systematically addressed all the issues, thought of all the contingencies, was well prepared and presented my case very professionally.  The outcome was a success beyond my expectations.  I would seek Chris’ advise again in a heartbeat.”

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Town Agency

Our lawyers provide Town Agency services throughout North Queensland, assisting law firms with legal matters and Court appearances specific to Criminal Law, Debt Recovery, Litigation and Employment Law. Find out more.

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