Barrister 1987 (TAS) 

Barrister 2001 (NSW)



  • Bachelor of Arts

  • Masters of Law

  • Masters of Criminology

  • Diploma of Business Law, Financial Planning, Immigration & Refugees

  • Criminal Law Specialist

  • 30 Years Trial Advocacy

  • Mediator


Areas of Law:


  Criminal Law:

  • International Criminal Law

  • State and Commonwealth Criminal Law


  Supreme Court:

  • Murder and Manslaughter trials and sentence proceedings

  • Mental health issues

  • Bail applications


  District Court:

  • Multiplicity of criminal trials and sentencing for indictable charges of sexual assault, robbery, drugs including supply, manufacture, cultivate drugs under state legislation and importation and conspiracy to import pursuant to Commonwealth legislation.

  • Kidnapping, Assaults, Fraud etc.

  • Terrorism and Counter Terrorism


  Local Court:

  • Many hearings and sentencing for charges of drink driving offences, police, apprehended violence orders, assaults, indecent assaults

  • Committals, murder, drug, sexual assault charges

  • Bail applications

  Alternative dispute resolution:

  • Mediation

  Children’s Court

  Coronial Inquiries 

  Family Law


  Environmental Law


  Migration Law – Federal Law




Member of the New South Wales Bar Association


Contact Details:
Tel No:  +61 2 9286 3422
Fax No: +61 2 9286 3488


Anita Betts