Meet our Team

Una Ebsworth

Partner

Una Ebsworth has been with Lethbridges since 2006, graduating from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts.  She was admitted to practice in 2009. 

Una has experience in a wide range of criminal matters spanning Magistrates' Court summary proceedings through to Supreme Court trials and appeals.  She has been involved in the preparation of indictable matters including complex fraud, drug prosecutions, homicide and sexual offences.  Una regularly appears in the Magistrates', County and Children's Court of Victoria.  

Una has been an Accredited Criminal Law Specialist with the Law Institute of Victoria since 2014.  She has been recognised by Doyle's Guide as a Rising Star in Criminal Law and most recently has been acknowledged as a Recommended Criminal Lawyer.

She is a member of the Accredited Criminal Law Specialist Advisory Committee.

Taryn Baker

Legal Executive 

Taryn obtained her Diploma in Law and Practice from the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives in Wales.  Taryn moved to Australia in 2011 and joined Lethbridges in 2016.  She brings with her a wealth of experience in criminal law, property law and the overall management of a legal practice. 

 

Taryn is the first point of contact for all clients and assists the solicitors.  She has a hands on role in preparing matters for court and in the day to day running of all files.  Taryn's responsibilities include conferring with clients to ascertain the nature of their matter, researching and conducting investigations into the client's defence, preparing and filing court documents, preparing briefs to Counsel and attending Court hearings to instruct Counsel.  Taryn also manages the day to day operations of the firm.

Taryn is a Fellow of the Victorian Institute of Legal Executives.