Rostron Carlyle Lawyers is a market leading law firm servicing clients around Australia and throughout Asia. We are a recognised commercial law firm specialising in corporate, commercial, property, litigation, insolvency and construction matters but also offer a wide range or personal legal services to individuals.

What sets Rostron Carlyle apart is our professionals’ personal skills. Technical excellence in the law is commonplace, the ability for lawyers to relate and empathise with clients, regardless of the nature of their legal issue, is rarer. Rostron Carlyle’s philosophy and values focus on innovation, commitment and honesty, combined with our ‘relaxed professionalism’. This approach appeals to our clients and staff alike, where we strive to be more than just lawyers, but people upon whom you can rely. This attitude has been the cornerstone of our growth and success, and why we take great pride in the long term relationships we build together with clients.

Recent NEWs


    16th February 2017

    “How stupid do you need to be to be sacked?  The importance of good policies” Objective and fair investigations A Perth airport baggage handler was successful in an application for unfair dismissal when he was sacked for posting a remark on social media saying “we all support ISIS”. The baggage handler argued > Read More

  • New Partner appointed to spearhead growth in Sydney

    16th February 2017

    Rostron Carlyle has set its sights on growing its foothold in the Sydney market, with the appointment of James Hatzopoulos to Partner to strengthen the firm’s leadership as it expands its presence in New South Wales. Mr Hatzopoulos, who has held senior positions with Rostron Carlyle since he joined the firm in > Read More

  • Letter to India

    27th January 2017

            Australia and India share the same National Day, 26 January. Yet as countries they are similar but different. Both India and Australia have ancient civilizations, except that India’s civilization is readily recognised, but Australia’s indigenous civilization is not. Both countries are expansive in geography, but India has a > Read More

  • The end of the PPSA transitional period – are you affected?

    24th January 2017

    By now most business owners, financiers and suppliers will be well acquainted with the impact and effect of the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth) (PPSA) and the Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR), which commenced operation on 30 January 2012. What may not be as well understood is the 5-year transitional period > Read More

  • Getting the terms of your agreement right

    24th January 2017

    Regardless of whether you are about to sign a lease, service agreement, business sale agreement, shareholders agreement or any other document in which you will be legally bound it is important that the terms of the agreement are right. Recently we have had a number of clients come to us requesting advice > Read More

brisbane office details

Level 15, 270 Adelaide Street
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia


Phone (07) 3009 8444

Fax (07) 3009 8499

Postal Address
GPO Box 3203 Brisbane , QLD 4001

Sydney office details

Level 9, 60 Park Street
Sydney, NSW, Australia


Phone (02) 9307 8900

Fax (02) 9307 8999

Postal Address
Level 9, 60 Park Street
Sydney, NSW 2000

Cairns office details

First floor, 32 Sheridan Street
Cairns, QLD 4870


Phone (07) 4051 5611

Fax (07) 4031 1145

Postal Address
PO Box 627
Cairns, QLD 4870

Melbourne Office details

Level 40, 140 William Street
Melbourne VIC

Perth office details

Level 19, Central Park 152 – 158 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000
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