Felicity is an experienced lawyer with a focus on criminal, administrative and human rights law. She has a diverse national and international practice and a particular interest in legal mechanisms for achieving police accountability.  Before being called to the bar in 2015, Felicity was the Principal Legal Officer and Trial Advocate of the Aboriginal Legal Service NSW/ACT (Western Region). Her legal career commenced as Tipstaff to his Honour Justice Graham Barr at the NSW Supreme Court.

Felicity is a member of the NSW Sentencing Council, an independent advisory body to the Attorney General on sentencing matters. She regularly presents at conferences and is a host of the popular legal podcast “The Wigs”. You can tune into The Wigs here or wherever you listen to your podcasts.

Admitted to practice:

2008, solicitor
2015, barrister

Areas of Practice:

  • Administrative Law
  • Appellate
  • Commissions & Inquiries
  • Criminal Law
  • Intentional Torts


Annika Lee
Adam Hussain
Vicky Johnston
P: (02) 8590 5182

Vicky Johnston  M: 0408 418 177


Wallamulla, Gadigal Country
Room 403, 185 Elizabeth Street,
Sydney NSW 2000

Black Chambers acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the lands on which we live, work and travel and we pay our respects to Elders past and present. We particularly acknowledge that our Sydney chambers are on the land of the Gadigal people at a place called Wallamulla.

Email: felicity@blackchambers.com.au

M: 0437 692 175