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When you work with RK Law, your fees go towards helping us support the communities where we work. We're not your typical big-city slicker, briefcase-toting lawyers - we care about the community and invest both time and money into making it a better place.

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  • LEGAL AID

    Don’t know how you’re going to afford a lawyer? Did you know that RK Law is a preferred supplier for Legal Aid Queensland on the Sunshine Coast? This means we can help you from the initial Legal Aid Application right through until the conclusion of your matter.* Preferred supplier status means we’re

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  • WHAT IS A DEFENCE LAWYER, AND HOW DO THEY SLEEP AT NIGHT?

    By Rowan King, Principal Lawyer at RK Law My name is Rowan King, and I am a defence lawyer.  I am often called upon to help people who are involved in criminal law matters. I do not mind who they are or what it is alleged they have done, I put those

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  • RK Law opens in Caloundra

    Written by Sam Turner in the Courier Mail on 22 December 2021 A lawyer who has fought in several Queensland high-profile murder cases has expanded his law firm into Caloundra to defend those on the wrong side of the law. A former prosecutor who crossed the courtroom to start his own defence

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  • Vaccine Status

    Just an update to let you know that you do not need to provide vaccination information to access RK Law. It doesn’t matter who you are, or what it is alleged that you have done, RK Law are ready to defend you, and your future (whether you are vaccinated or not).  

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  • Case Dismissed – Holland Park

    As we are aware, Domestic Violence is a big issue in our community. Unfortunately, and rarely, people can make applications for Domestic Violence Protection Orders for the wrong reasons. The good news is that RK Law have extensive experience when it comes defending these vexatious applications.  In fact we recently appeared in

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  • RK Law – Anywhere in Queensland

    At RK Law, we represent clients anywhere in Queensland, and we are willing and able to attend Court in any location that you need us. In the last 18 months, we have appeared interstate in Perth, Hobart, Paramatta, and Mildura to name a few.  In Queensland, we have appeared in a number

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  • RK Law in the News 11/11/2021

    BAIL GRANTED FOR TRUCK DRIVER IN FATAL CRASH Defence lawyer Rowan King told the court that the evidence was still not clear on what signs were visible in the lead-up to the accident, and that the charges could possibly be amended in the future. While reading from court documents, Mr King said

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  • RK Law – In the News

    Here are a few RK Law cases that made the news in the last few weeks. No. Headline Date Quote 1. Couple blames school holidays for bail breach 22.10.2020 Defence lawyer Lachlan Robertson said both his clients were in a relationship and operated a cleaning business together.Mr Robertson said it was the

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  • In the News August & September 2020

    Check out Rowan King and Lachlan Robertson’s most recent cases in the Morning Bulletin: ‘I don’t want to live (in prison) for the rest of my life’ Defence lawyer Rowan King said Weeding found it difficult to survive upon release from custody having spent so much time in prison over the years.

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  • Out and about in Central Queensland

    One of our Solicitors, Lachlan Robertson, appeared in Emerald District Court this morning to represent a client with another great outcome achieved. Our Solicitors frequently travel to Emerald, Blackwater & Gladstone. Contact our office today if you have a matter located outside of Rockhampton, we would love to discuss with you how

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  • Exciting growth for RK Law

    RK Law has recently expanded our team, so we have outgrown our current office space. Our exciting news is this: we are moving up in the world and moving our head office even closer to the Rockhampton Magistrates’ Court. From Monday 7 September 2020, the new-look RK Law will be located at

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  • AHPRA Charges Dropped

    Last week RK Law was extremely proud to defend a claim by AHPRA against an experienced Nurse to revoke their nursing registration. We received a great outcome for a client who was wrongfully accused of misconduct as a Nurse in a facility. When the complaint was received, the outlook appeared grim for

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  • Betty Murison – 2 years at RK Law

    Today we are thankful for the hard work and dedication of our super-star Paralegal and my P.A. – Betty Murison. 9.06.2020 – Message from Rowan King – Principal Lawyer of RK Law: In my experience in the workforce, it is rare to come across a truly indispensable member of staff.  Just over

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  • Morning Bulletin Article – 23.05.2020 – RKLAWQLD

    An RK Law case in the news: “Defence lawyer Rowan King said his client served five years of the prison term after being found guilty by a jury. He said Donoghue had been in a relationship with the victim of this latest incident, but it had since ended. Mr King said Donoghue

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  • COVID19 Coffee

    RK Law is not just about fighting in the Court Room and getting results for our clients.  We are here in Central Queensland and always looking for ways to make a difference in our community. It is 11:00pm and after a long day in the office, Rockhampton Defence Lawyer Rowan King is

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  • RK Law celebrates International Womens Day

    Today we acknowledge and celebrate International Womens Day. We are incredibly grateful for the amazing women who work at RK Law. We are blessed with the best! To all the women in our local community and beyond, we celebrate you today and all the unique and wonderful qualities you bring to the

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  • A red-letter day for RK Law

    We love our team at RK Law and today we all had smiles on our faces as our graduate lawyer, Lachlan Robertson, was officially admitted to the legal profession. Lachlan was sworn in as a lawyer today in the Rockhampton Supreme court, and we’re proud to say the whole RK Law team

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