Elisa Tringali

Elisa TringaliElisa Tringali was called to the New South Wales Bar in 2014 and practices in both civil and criminal law.  Her diverse practice is focused in the areas of administrative law; government law; planning and environmental law; medical negligence and health law; general commercial litigation; energy and resources law and criminal law. She has appeared in all major courts and tribunals in New South Wales as well as the Court of Criminal Appeal, Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse and the Medical Council of New South Wales.Elisa holds a Bachelor of Medical Science Degree from the University of Sydney and a Master of Law and Legal Practice degree from the University of Technology Sydney. Her professional experience prior to being called to the Bar includes working in planning law, general commercial litigation, medical negligence and insurance litigation.

Elisa is a member of the United Nations Association of Australia, Environment and Planning Law Association NSW, NSW Bar Association, NSW Young Lawyers Animal Law Committee and attends the events of Sustainable Business Australia. She also teaches Administrative Law at Macquarie University.

She is happy to accept briefs involving interstate and overseas travel, if required.

Areas of practice

  • Administrative and Government Law
  • Planning and Environmental Law
  • Medical Negligence and Health Law
  • Common Law
  • Commercial
  • Criminal
  • Insurance
  • Royal Commissions and Inquiries
  • Energy and Resources Law


Abraham v Magistrate Stone, Deputy State Coroner (2017) NSWSC 1684

Richie v R (2017) NSWCCA 21

Principal Healthcare Finance Pty Ltd v Council of the City of Ryde (2016) NSWLEC 153

Professional Standards Committee in the Inquiry into a Complaint in relation to Dr George Chimpanda dated 6 October 2016

Report of Case Study No.29 the response of the Jehovah’s Witnesses in the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

Contact information

Phone: (+61 2) 9335 3091

Fax: (+61 2) 9335 3099

Email: elisa.tringali@stjames.net.au