Second Master of Laws (Corporate and Commercial Law) - Bond (February 1999)
Mediation Certificate - Bond University Dispute Resolution Centre (December 2001)
In February 1979 Robert was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland and in June 1979 also became a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales.
Robert became Litigation Partner in a large Gold Coast Law Firm practising in both Queensland and New South Wales. He progressed to Senior Litigation Partner and in 1990 became the Managing Partner. He remained at this firm until 2000.
Robert commenced sole practice as a Litigation Lawyer and Legal Consultant while also serving as National President of the Australian Lawyers Association.
Robert was enrolled as a Barrister & Solicitor in the Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territory and has since conducted many major cases in that court.
Robert was the President of the Queensland Law Society, before joining the Queensland Bar in July.
Robert accepts briefs for clients who engage him via a Solicitor. He also accepts direct 'briefs to advise' from accounting firms, financial advisers and other similar professional providers.
Publications authored, books contributed towards and conference presentations made, include:
Robert's costs vary depending on the the amount of work required. Cost estimates can be supplied once a brief is received. In appropriate cases Robert is willing to work on a deferred payment or conditional basis. Further details are available upon request.