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

  • Tony Lee Carmichael –v- Queensland Building and Construction Commission

    13th April 2016

    Shareholding and Family Relationships are not of themselves determinative factors in ascertaining whether a person is influential. The Applicant in the proceeding was a former director and secretary of Carmichael Builders Pty Ltd which went into administration on 10 June 2015 and later into liquidation. The Applicant had resigned as director and > Read More

  • Trafficking in Ice – Sentenced to a wholly suspended term of imprisonment

    17th March 2016

    The accused in this matter was a 26 year old male who resided in Sunnybank in the State of Queensland. On 7 January 2015, Police executed a search warrant on his property which resulted in the discovery of methylamphetamine, cannabis and Australian currency to the value of $16,000.00. The client was later > Read More

  • Voluntary administration and directors’ guarantees

    29th February 2016

    When companies enter into contracts, loans or leases, directors of those companies are often required to provide personal guarantees. Generally speaking when a director’s guarantee is signed, and if a company is subsequently unable or unwilling to meet its commitments under the principal agreement, a creditor may pursue the director under the > Read More

  • Client charged with Attempted Murder Granted Bail

    10th February 2016

    On 29 June 2015, a 79 year old male was charged with attempted murder after an altercation with a neighbour involving a knife at a nursing home. This charge carries a maximum penalty of life imprisonment. Solicitor Alan Phillips of our office appeared on his behalf at the Sandgate Magistrates Court. There > Read More

  • 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

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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