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

  • Failure to provide proper training led to unfair dismissal

    5th February 2016

    In Vernon v Electricity Networks Corporation , a worker who had been moved into a different role was found to have been unfairly dismissed because the employer had failed to give him timely and proper skills training to do his job to the required standard. Mr Vernon’s employment as a Property Specialist, > Read More

  • Prison stabbing case against client dropped by Brisbane Director of Public Prosecutions

    2nd February 2016

    In 2015, a 28 year old man incarcerated in the Woodford Correctional Centre was charged with unlawful wounding of another prisoner after an alleged stabbing occurred in one of the prison’s bathrooms. This charge carries a maximum penalty of seven (7) years imprisonment. Alan Phillips of our office along with Damian Walsh > Read More

  • Operation Lima Avanti successful drug trafficking Bail Application

    12th January 2016

    In December 2013, investigators from the Moreton District Criminal Motorcycle Gang Tactical Action Team took carriage of Operation Lima Avanti, a protracted investigation into the trafficking of the dangerous drug Methylamphetamine in the Moreton District centred on our client. On 19 November 2015, detectives closed the operation and arrested a thirty-three (33) > Read More

  • Look Out – It’s That Time of the Year Again

    1st December 2015

    It’s amazing how adding a little (or a lot) of alcohol can magically affect an individual’s behaviour. Rarely is the transformation a stunning improvement in the eyes and ears of those around the person. Mostly it’s a case of keeping ones’ distance from the affected person and sometimes deflecting unwanted or inappropriate > Read More

  • Assault occasioning bodily harm – Sentenced to Good behavior bond.

    16th November 2015

    On 11 September 2015, Alan Phillips of our office appeared in the Beenleigh Magistrates Court with our client, a thirty two (32) year old male. Our client was charged with Assault Occasioning Bodily Harm under Section 339 of the Queensland Criminal Code. The maximum penalty is seven (7) years imprisonment. The incident > 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
Mara Code of Conduct Mara Code of Conduct