Slade Waterhouse Lawyers

Our Brisbane lawyers provide quality legal services in a range of areas, including commercial litigation, defamation, bankruptcy and family law. We are committed to providing strategic, pragmatic, yet cost effective legal advice and representation. If you need advice or are being affected by a dispute, you can trust Slade Waterhouse Lawyers.

Our Brisbane lawyers can appear for you in the full range of courts that exist in Brisbane but we also regularly appear in Holland Park Magistrates Court, Southport Magistrates Court, Beenleigh Magistrates Court, Caboolture Magistrates Court and Cleveland Magistrates Court.

Commercial Litigation

Our Commercial Litigation lawyers are experienced in commercial and general litigation, including debt recovery, contractual disputes, nuisance claims, shareholder litigation and much more.


Our Defamation lawyers have expert understanding of the law in this very complex area. We can apply this knowledge, along with a wealth of experience, to advising on issues of defamation that arise in print, internet or broadcast media.

Bankruptcy and Insolvency

Our Bankruptcy lawyers have a wealth of experience in bankruptcy and insolvency law and can provide quality legal advice, assistance and representation to individuals faced with a need to wind up their company, or to defend claims of insolvent trading, uncommercial transactions etc.  We can also assist creditors of companies with debt recovery litigation and where appropriate with statutory demands for payment.

Consumer Protection

Our Brisbane lawyers can provide quality legal advice, assistance and representation for all matters related to consumer protection. Our Consumer Protection lawyers are experienced in advising and assisting businesses and individuals in a broad range of consumer law issues including challenging the validity and enforceability of guarantees.

Family Law

Our Brisbane lawyers can provide quality advice and representation in the Family Courts (Family Court of Australia and Federal Circuit Court of Australia) in both parenting and property disputes.

Domestic Violence

Our Brisbane lawyers are a State Sponsor for the Rosie Batty National Roadshow, because we have acted for applicants and respondents, both men and women, in a large number of applications across many of the Magistrates Courts in Queensland. We are skilled at negotiating the terms of Protection Orders where they are warranted and are prepared to take matters to trial in the event of false allegations.

Brisbane Mediators

Our Brisbane lawyers can organise and represent parties in Brisbane mediations and we often work with many male and female barristers who are Nationally Accredited Brisbane Mediators.

If you have a legal dispute and want to participate in alternative dispute resolution, then we can assist you to locate a Mediator.