Full Name: Cynthia Lynch
Phone: +61 3 9225 6444
Fax: 9225 6464
Chambers: Brian Bourke Chambers
Room: 511
Date of Admission: 31 Mar 2003
Called to the Bar: 20 May 2010
Qualifications: B.A LLB. Dip.Crim


Cynthia has over 16 years of experience in criminal law and appears regularly as defence counsel in a range of matters including contested hearings, contested committals, plea hearings, bail applications and appeals.

She is regularly briefed as trial counsel in criminal trials in both State and Commonwealth jurisidictions. 

Cynthia holds an Indictable Crime Certificate and is a member of Victoria Legal Aid's Preferred Barrister List for criminal trials. She is also a leader in Victoria Legal Aid's Trial Counsel Developement Program. 

Cynthia is mentored by Michael Cahill QC (now a Judge of the County Court). 

She is a member of Brian Bourke Chambers.

Cynthia does not accept direct access briefs. 

Areas of Practice

Criminal Law

  • Appellate
  • Corporate / White Collar Crime
  • Crimes Against the Person
  • Drugs
  • Fraud
  • Health & Safety
  • Intervention Orders
  • Juvenile / Children's Court
  • Mental Illness
  • Proceeds of Crime
  • Property
  • Traffic / Motor Vehicle

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