Anna Cappellano

Higgins Chambers


Anna has practiced at the private Bar in Queensland since 2008. She is passionate about social justice and providing fearless advocacy for people who find themselves confronting the criminal justice system.

Anna practices in criminal law at the trial and appellant level. Anna also appears in regulatory matters, inquiries and inquests. In 2022, Anna was one of the Counsel Assisting the Independent Commission of Inquiry into Queensland Police Service responses to domestic and family violence.

Anna is a member of the Bar Association’s Criminal Law Committee.

Anna is the Chair of the AFL Queensland Tribunal. She also represents AFL players in hearings before the national AFLW Tribunal.

Anna is a Board Member of inCommunity, a not-for-profit organisation that provides a range of services to homeless, at risk and disadvantaged members of the community.
Areas of Practice
Criminal Law, Appellate Advocacy, Inquests, Inquiries, Regulatory Law
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