Samantha was named as a Criminal Law Rising Star by Doyle's Guide for 2021.

She holds a Bachelor of Laws from Griffith University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the College of Law. Samantha was admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland in 2016.

Prior to joining the Fisher Dore team, Samantha worked for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Service practicing exclusively in criminal defence. The role afforded her the opportunity to provide meaningful assistance to many vulnerable people. Through this experience, Samantha developed a strong compassion for those who find themselves facing criminal offences. She understands the importance of providing professional and culturally-appropriate legal advice.

Samantha appears daily in the Magistrates Court, District Court and Supreme Court. Through her work and exposure to the criminal justice system, she has gained extensive advocacy experience in a broad range of proceedings.

Samantha’s determination to go the extra mile for her clients is reflected in the high levels of commitment and diligence that she invests in each of her matters.


Samantha Farr - Senior Associate

Call   07 3236 1800

Call   0416 205 363


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Bachelor of Laws

Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice

Professional Memberships


Ranked in Doyle’s Guide, as follows:

  • 2021 Criminal Law Rising Stars – Queensland

From My Desk


High range drink driving reduction in sentence

Robbery charge downgraded

High range drink driving charge reduced

Exclusion of Evidence

Assault and Stealing in the Magistrates Court

Fraud Case in the Magistrates Court

First offence for serious assault

Success in Brisbane Magistrates Court


I just wanted to say thank you very much for your handling of my case. I am very pleased with the outcome as well as your professionalism in communication and encouragement in my difficult time. Once again, thank you very much.

5 Stars

Strongly recommend if you would like the best chance at freedom.

Alex - Google Review
5 Stars

Excellent! I would highly recommend Sam, she was amazing.

Emma - Google Review
5 Stars

Exceptional service and justice was served. Thank you!

Martin - Google Review
5 Stars

We had a very positive experience with Sam and would highly recommend her services. She was extremely helpful and personable throughout the process. We felt supported and confident we were in the best possible hands at all times.

Rachel - Google Review

Sam conducted herself extremely professionally, she was exceptional in guiding my case in the right direction, achieved a fantastic result (absolutely discharged) and remained extremely approachable throughout the entire process, addressing all my concerns. I would most certainly recommend Sam.

We could never thank you enough for today. We appreciate all the work and time you spent on the case, you are such an incredible person who really cares and we appreciate you so much. Again thank you so much and you’ll always be remembered by us for years to come.



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