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maileen hawthorne

Maileen Hawthorne

Senior Associate

Maileen has been with Rostron Carlyle since 2009.

She began working in the firm’s insurance litigation practice and gained experience in all jurisdictions of Australia with a particular focus on court proceedings in Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Western Australia.


Maileen now specialises in personal injury claims across three regimes – work injuries, motor vehicle accidents and public/occupier’s liability.  She has extensive experience in both Plaintiff and Defendant matters, having previously been a delegate to the firm’s CTP corporate client.

This experience, together with Maileen’s proactive and open-minded approach to dispute resolution and negotiations, ensures the most favourable outcomes possible for her clients.

Admissions and Memberships
  • Admitted to the Supreme Court of Queensland.
  • Member of the Queensland Law Society.
  • Member of the Golden Key International Honour Society.
Formal Qualifications
Course Institution Date completed
Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice Queensland University of Technology 2010
Bachelor of Laws Queensland University of Technology 2009
Bachelor of Arts (Political Science & International Relations) University of Queensland 2006
Contact Details

Brisbane 07 3009 8444
Email m.hawthorne@rclaw.com.au