Emma Turnbull is the principal and founding partner of Emma Turnbull Lawyers Pty Ltd. She holds a Bachelor (LLB) and a Master of Laws (LLM) from Monash University. Emma is an accredited criminal law specialist with the Law Institute of Victoria.
Emma has completed postgraduate study and major research in Advanced Evidence, Sentencing, Corporate and White Collar Crime, Cybercrime, Terrorism and Children’s Laws. She is committed to ongoing professional development and this is evidenced by her excellent academic results.
Emma has dedicated her legal career to being a defence lawyer. A passionate and forceful advocate, Emma appears in all matters in the Magistrates’ County and Supreme Courts. This includes appearing as Counsel and instructing solicitor in criminal trials, mental impairment trials, County Court and Magistrates’ Court plea hearings and bail applications. During her time as an employee at some of Victoria’s largest criminal law firms, Emma had the opportunity to obtain experience, skills and knowledge that has enabled the firm to develop into the success that it is today.
As a result of her consistently thorough preparation and commitment to achieve the best possible outcomes, Emma has established a large and loyal client base. She maintains an excellent network of experienced and highly regarded barristers and other forensic professionals who assist in the preparation of cases for court.
To view a selection of the cases Emma has been involved in please refer to the publications tab above for reported legal cases and media coverage of her work.