Razia has over 20 years experience as a Criminal Lawyer and Advocate.

She was previously Senior Lawyer and Prosecutor with New South Wales Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions and State Counsel abroad.

Over the years Razia has appeared frequently at many Local and District Courts in NSW including Courts in country NSW, the Supreme Court and the NSW Drug Court.

She has also appeared in Courts outside of Australia. 


Razia is an experienced professional and has held numerous local & international positions:

 Senior Solicitor/Advocate

ODPP NSW, Parramatta


 Appointed Solicitor

ODPP NSW, Lismore


 Seconded to as Senior Solicitor

Drug Court of NSW, Parramatta


 Senior Solicitor/Advocate

ODPP NSW, Parramatta 


 Senior Legal Officer



 Principal Legal Officer



 Legal Officer

ODPP, Fiji



Conference Coordinating Committee Fiji



Sexual offences Sub-Committee of National Childrens Coordinating Committee (Fiji)


 Senior Member

Serious Fraud Team, Fiji


 Training Officer



 Member of Editorial Committee

Fiji Law Talk


 Seconded to Serious Fraud Office

Auckland, New Zealand


 Razia Shafiq (Barrister)


Phone: (02) 891 4666 | Mobile: 0423 345 222 | Fax: (02) 9689 3663


Arthur Phillip Chambers

Level 1, 11 George Street, P.O Box 3663 DX 28501 Parramatta, NSW 2124






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