Your Local Southport Lawyers

Attwood Marshall Lawyers has been providing high-quality legal services to the Gold Coast community for over 75 years, and we are proud to serve Southport locals and those who reside in surrounding suburbs.

At Attwood Marshall Lawyers, we stand out as one of the few law firms at Southport to provide a comprehensive range of legal services delivered by dedicated lawyers who practice exclusively in their chosen field of law.

Our Southport solicitors know that when someone needs assistance to navigate a complex legal matter, a dispute, an injury, divorce, a property settlement, or the death of a loved one, they are often overwhelmed and unsure of what to expect.

Our solicitors take the time to connect with their clients, communicate effectively and explain everything in a way that makes sense and is easy to understand. We make sure that you are kept up to date every step of the way throughout your legal matter.

When you choose to have Attwood Marshall Lawyers represent you, you can have confidence and peace of mind in knowing that you are getting specialist assistance and advice from a solicitor who has the expertise you need to obtain the best possible results.

In addition to providing the best possible service, we believe in supporting local organisations and charities to deliver our intent to help people and create a stronger and more vibrant community for all.

We are proud to sponsor and partner with The Salvation Army, The Australian Red Cross, Variety the Children’s Charity, Currumbin Wildlife Hospital, and we also support local sporting clubs, including Southport Tigers Rugby League Football Club, Gold Coast Turf Club, and the Family of League Foundation.

Attwood Marshall Lawyers partake in community events and fundraising opportunities for these vital organisations all year round. To find out more about any upcoming Gold Coast events, click here to visit our events page.

Do you need legal assistance?

You can find our Southport Law Firm at:

Suite 10, Level 10, Commercial Tower
36 Marine Parade,
Southport QLD 4215

Contact: 1800 621 071

Our Southport Law Firm Location

Southport is the Central Business District for the Gold Coast. With the Broadwater Parklands, major hospitals, Gold Coast Aquatic Centre, and commercial infrastructure dominating the region, Southport attracts national and international investment each year.

Attwood Marshall Lawyers’ Southport office is well-positioned above Australia Fair. It is a comfortable, modern, spacious office which is consistent with the atmosphere we create for our staff and clients across all our office locations on the Gold Coast.

When visiting our Southport office, Australia Fair and Australia Fair Metro have on-site car parking which is open Monday to Sunday from 5.30am to 12.30am. Australia Fair parking (off Marine Parade) offers 3 hours free parking, and Australia Fair Metro (off Young St & Garden St) offers up to 2 hours free parking.

You can also catch the Gold Coast Light Rail “The G” to Australia Fair Shopping Centre. The closest tram stops are located at Nerang Street (Southport Station) and Scarborough Street (Southport South Station).

The Southport bus station is also less than two minutes from Australia Fair and connects to many areas across the Gold Coast.

Our People

With over 60 staff, all our lawyers, paralegals, administration and support team adopt the law firm’s intent in their working lives; to help people and change their lives for the better.  

Our lawyers are leaders in their field and have the specialist, expert knowledge you need to be in the best position possible to resolve your legal matters.

By engaging a lawyer who practices exclusively in that area, you can have confidence in knowing that you are getting the most up-to-date, trusted, and tailored advice that suits your specific legal issue.

Our Commitment to our Clients

Our Southport solicitors are committed to helping people, and often their families, through some of the most stressful periods in their lives.

From fighting for people’s rights in some of the toughest legal disputes that can arise such as a family law matter, domestic violence, or a dispute over someone’s estate, to helping people navigate the complexities of the legal system when purchasing property, acquiring a new business, or transitioning to aged care, our solicitors are trained to listen and connect with our clients so that they can support them every step of the way.

Being understanding and empathetic is just as important to us as providing practical legal advice and solutions. We take a personal approach to every matter. You will never be treated as a number.

Our expert team are here to listen to what it is you want to achieve and help you find the resolution you are looking for so that you can move on with your life.

Meet our Partners

Each of our partners practice exclusively in their chosen field and oversee their own team of highly skilled specialist lawyers. Their combined experience spans a wide range of areas of law, including Compensation Law, Wills and Estates, Litigation and Dispute Resolution and Business and Commercial Law. They are not only recognised as leaders in their fields with accreditations from Law Societies across Australia, they are also deeply committed to fostering the next generation of legal professionals by actively mentoring our more junior lawyers, sharing their expertise to make sure that our firm’s legacy continues to flourish.

Jeff Garrett

Legal Practice Director

Jeff first joined Attwood Marshall Lawyers as an Articled Law Clerk in 1981. 

He quickly excelled under the tutelage of founding partner Bob Marshall, becoming a partner in 1991 and later achieving dual accreditation as a specialist in personal injury law.

Jeff has served as the firm’s managing partner since 1998 and has also built-up significant expertise in litigation, Wills and Estates, commercial law, and equine law.

Angela Harry

Wills & Estates

Angela is an accomplished partner and head of the Wills and Estates department. She has been with Attwood Marshall Lawyers since 2006, managing a significant workload including complex Wills and estate matters, elder law, estate disputes, and deceased estate administration and probate.

As a a proud member of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP), a global professional association dedicated to guiding families across generations, Angela passionately champions the values of best practice, professional integrity, and continuous education.

Jeremy Roche

Compensation Law 

Jeremy heads up our Compensation Law department and has practiced exclusively in personal injury claims for the past 20 years.

His substantial experience and skill set allows him to fight passionately for injured or ill people and make sure they receive the best possible treatment. Jeremy is certified by the Queensland Law Society as an Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law, which recognises his experience and expertise as a leader in the field.

Charles Lethbridge

Commercial Litigation

Charles heads up the Commercial Litigation team, with a particular focus on property disputes, building and construction disputes, shareholder/director disputes, and various other litigious areas. His extensive portfolio ranges from handling multi-million-dollar claims in the Federal Court of Australia to providing invaluable assistance to family-owned companies and individuals. Charles excels in alternative dispute resolution, recognizing that only a small fraction of cases proceed to trial in Australia. His accreditation from the Law Society of NSW underscores his proficiency in this highly competitive field.