Our People + Principals


John Robertson
Principal

LLB (Hons)

John Robertson is a specialist commercial and dispute resolution solicitor.

John practices in the areas of general commercial and civil litigation, including trade practices and insolvency matters. John has appeared regularly in the District, Supreme and Federal jurisdictions and the State Administrative Tribunal.

John also has extensive experience in the area of banking and finance litigation, including enforcement of securities and criminal property confiscation matters.

He also has a wide client base in commercial and retail leasing (acting for both landlord and tenant), and regularly acts on leasing enforcement and dispute issues and property acquisitions and disposals.

Prior to joining Williams & Hughes John was Associate to the Honourable Justice Owen of the Supreme Court of Western Australia. John also worked at a national law firm.

Prior to his legal career John worked in a large bank in credit and risk management positions.

John is a member of the Law Society of Western Australia.

John is a Director of Williams + Hughes and is based in our West Perth office.

  • Corporate & business litigation
  • Commercial leasing and leasing disputes
  • Mining & resources
  • Commercial property sales & acquisitions
  • Insolvency
  • Trade Practices
  • Mining, resources, energy and mining services
  • Civil litigation
  • Trusts and Estate Litigation
  • Franchising
  • Agribusiness and farming
  • ASIC and Regulatory Investigations