Robert Rodgers

Special Counsel

Robert is an accredited specialist in personal injury law with more than 20 years' experience representing defendants, including government agencies, in personal injury and intentional tort claims from unlitigated matters up to the High Court. 

Prior to joining Makinson d'Apice, Robert managed the Employment Law team in the NSW Police Force, providing advice and appearing in the Industrial Relations Commission, the Administrative Decisions Tribunal / NCAT and advising in a wide range of areas including Work Health and Safety, Privacy, Discrimination and Disciplinary proceedings.

Legal Expertise 

  • Intentional torts – false imprisonment, assault/battery, malicious prosecution, misfeasance in public office and trespass 
  • Hurt on Duty claims
  • Post Traumatic Stress Claims
  • NSW Police Force Disciplinary matters