Sam is an enthusiastic, reliable and professional young lawyer. Having graduated in 2016 with a Bachelor of Laws, Sam brings maturity and a pro-active attitude to Griffin Legal. Sam has gained experience in multiple areas within the firm, including Commercial and Property. More recently, Sam has expanded his expertise by joining the Litigation team and is passionate about reaching practical outcomes for his clients. Sam has an interest in Employment law and matters concerning APS employees, including APS code of conduct disputes.

Sam is a born and bred Canberran and has played for his local AFL club, the Belconnen Magpies for fourteen years (and counting). His vested interest in sports has ignited his passion for Sports law, which he endeavours to explore in the future.


  • Litigation and disputes
  • Property law
  • Employment law
  • APS Code of Conduct


  • Bachelor of Laws – University of Canberra
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice – College of Law, NSW
  • Approved Auditor under the Secure Local Jobs Code


  • ACT Law Society

T: (02) 6198 3100

E: sam.ryanbaker@griffinlegal.com.au