Social justice and the environment
are important issues for our firm.
We take pride in representing individuals and organisations who are working to protect the environment, fighting against laws that are unjust and working to improve the quality of life for people in our community. We frequently take on matters that we consider to be of importance to the community at a reduced fee or on a no win, no fee basis. Our solicitors regularly volunteer their time to community and not-for-profit organisations.
Roland works in the civil and criminal areas, including administrative review, anti-discrimination, environment and planning and federal workers compensation.
In the criminal area he once had a busy practice defending forest protesters and other civilly disobedient people. That area of practice went quiet after the forest agreement was reached in 2013. That may well all change as the State Liberal Government is doing its best to open up contentious forest areas and to introduce a new range of offences to curtail the activities of forest protestors. Roland is also the vice chair of Gun Control Australia.
2. a breach of the notice is a criminal offence.
What our Clients say about us!
The service I received from Libby Saunders and all FitzGerald and Browne staff I had contact with was exemplary. Not only was Libby approachable, knowledgeable, professional and timely in all her dealings with my family law matter......
“There is nothing worse than not having access to your grandchildren so I consulted FitzGerald and Browne and Libby took on my case. I was extremely pleased with the result despite having to attend court in Queensland. Libby negotiated with the other parties......
It’s very difficult for many women to find a decent family court lawyer in Hobart. In a town still dominated by a patriarchy sponsoring low expectations and diminished respect, it is rare for women to be treated as genuine equals. In complex cases, the courts