ELIZABETH GAYNOR

ELIZABETH GAYNOR

Judge, County Court of Victoria

Graduated LLB/BA Melb Uni 1979.
1980 Articles and short stint as suburban solicitor.
Jan 1981 to Dec 1983 Journalist with Australian Associated Press.
1984 Duty Solicitor with Legal Aid Commission of Victoria.
1985 to 2002 Barrister, Victorian Bar. Primarily criminal defence work in County and Supreme Court

Positions held:
Mid 1990s Committee member Criminal Bar Association.
2000 and 2002 Assistant Convenor Women Barrister’s Association.
2002 appointed as Judge of the County Court of Victoria sitting primarily on criminal trials and pleas.
Served on Forensic Leave Panel since 2002.

Female Success in a Male Dominated Field