Natasha accepts briefs to appear in all criminal, quasi-criminal and administrative law
matters across metropolitan and regional courts.
Prior to coming to the bar, Natasha practised as a criminal defence advocate at Emma
Turnbull Lawyers. Natasha appeared daily in the Children’s Court, Magistrates’ Court and
County Court. Her experience includes appearing in plea hearings, bail applications, appeals
against sentence and breach proceedings. Natasha has also appeared in pre-trial hearings in
the Supreme Court.
Natasha has extensive experience in a broad range of serious and complex criminal matters
including drug trafficking and importation, fraud, sexual offences and serious violent
offences. She has acted for applicants and respondents in Intervention Order proceedings,
and has defended clients in Supervision Orders, Transport Accident Commission and
Consumer Affairs matters.
Natasha graduated with a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Psychological Science. She
completed a portion of her degree in Ontario, Canada where she studied the psychology of
crime and the complex relationships between social psychology, criminology and criminal
Natasha read with Ashley Halphen and her senior mentor was Julie Condon QC.