26 / 7 / 2021

Stephanie Beckedahl

Stephanie started her criminal law career in NSW. Since then, she has practiced exclusively as a criminal defence lawyer in both NSW and the ACT, appearing in court on an almost daily basis. 

She is an experienced and highly skilled solicitor-advocate who is regularly called on to appear in complex criminal hearings, as well as to instruct barristers in District/Supreme Court trials involving charges such as sexual assault, drug trafficking and fraud. 

In 2023 Stephanie was recognised by members of the profession as a Leading Criminal Defence Lawyer in the 2023 Doyle’s Guide – Canberra and was nominated as a Finalist for the Criminal Law 30 under 30 Awards.

Stephanie is a fierce advocate who works doggedly for her clients both inside and out of the courtroom. Keen to always achieve the best possible outcomes for her clients, she has a history of success running contested hearings, particularly in matters where she is advancing technical and legal arguments. She tailors her approach for every client, understanding that each case is unique and each client has different needs and expectations .