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

  • Serious assault of police officer; sentenced to Fine – No conviction recorded

    22nd July 2016

    On 18 December 2015, our client, a Private in the Australian Defence Force had returned from deployment and was residing at the Amberley Airforce Base. The Court facts provided that our client had been drinking and became heavily intoxicated during which time he suffered a significant injury requiring urgent medical attention. As > Read More

  • Important Changes to Retail Leasing

    21st July 2016

    The Retail Shop Leases Amendment Bill 2015 (Qld) recently received royal assent is expected to commence later this year. This will mean important changes for retail landlords and tenants.  The following is a summary of the key changes to the Retail Shop Leases Act 1994 (Qld) (“Act”).  Application of the Retail Shop > Read More

  • Insolvency Law reforms and its impact on business and directors

    21st July 2016

    The Insolvency Law Reform Act 2016 (Act) is due to commence operation on 1 March 2017 and is the first set of reforms proposed by the Australian National Innovation and Science Agenda (NISA). The Act is generally a consolidation of the current rules which govern corporate and personal insolvency, as currently split > Read More

  • Can your business afford not to pay legal costs?

    21st July 2016

    Running a business is a costly practice; apart from expenses related to rent, employees, suppliers and production, business owners need to apportion a percentage of what little profit they make toward professional services.  No business owner would think twice about paying for the services of a qualified accountant or book keeper whether > Read More

  • Latest changes in Federal and State Taxes and Duties – Impact on foreign property investors

    21st July 2016

    Following the latest release of state and federal budget, new rules are set to be implemented which will affect Australia’s property ownership landscape and in particular foreign owners, developers and foreign investors of Australian real estate. We highlight a few recent measures in this article. Compulsory federal tax withholding regime – foreign > 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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