Roly is a highly experienced Special Counsel.
Roly has successfully represented numerous high profile clients in the Magistrates, District and Supreme Court on a range of criminal matters including drug-related matters, fraud, manslaughter, violent offences, corporate and white collar crime (money laundering, insider trading, bribery and breach of director duties).
Roly has a detailed understanding of the Queensland legal system having practised for many years as a defence barrister and also as a prosecutor with the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions within the major crime unit. His experience as a defence barrister, lawyer and prosecutor enables him to identify the most appropriate strategy and build the best defence possible for his clients.
Roly is a strong, effective advocate for his clients and provides the best possible representation in bail applications, sentences, trials and appeals.
Roly’s considerable experience, combined with his passion for developing effective strategies and solutions for his clients, ensures his clients receive the support, guidance and advice during their matter and achieve the best possible results.
Committed to the community, Roly has worked on a pro bono basis as company secretary role for Cystic Fibrosis Queensland and has served as a judicial member for the Queensland Cricket Conduct Tribunal for over ten years.