About ROC Legal

ROC Legal is a highly skilled team of legal professionals who specialise in compensation claims.

Unlike other larger firms, we focus solely on compensation and insurance claims. This ensures you always get expert legal advice for your case. It also means you’ll have access to the knowledge and guidance you need to get the compensation you deserve. With ROC Legal, you can stay confident knowing that your case will be handled by professionals who understand exactly what you’re dealing with and the best ways to proceed.

As a boutique firm, we also offer a more personal and specialised service. We’ll work closely with you and guide you through every step of the legal process to ensure you’re in the best position to get the results you want.

We are no win no fee lawyers. We only act for clients on a no win no fee basis. This means that you only pay legal fees if you obtain a successful outcome in your matter and if not, you do not pay – no win no fee.

Robert O’Neil – Principal

Robert O’Neil is the Legal Practitioner Director & Principal of ROC Legal. He offers extensive experience in compensation litigation, having worked in both plaintiff and defendant compensation & insurance claims. This gave him in-depth knowledge of how to get results in compensation claims.

Robert’s expertise stems from his experience with compensation cases. Before starting ROC Legal, Robert was a Branch Manager at Shine Lawyers. Prior to that, he worked for Suncorp Insurance in the Compulsory Third Party (CTP) Injury Claims division. Robert also served as a Queensland Police Officer in Rockhampton and Mackay. These experiences shaped Robert’s comprehensive understanding of compensation law, including the best options available for each type of case.

Outside of work, Robert is an avid swimmer, having previously competed at national level swimming events. He’s currently training for open water distance swimming events.


  • Juris Doctor (DJUR), recipient of Dean’s Award for outstanding academic achievement in law 
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (with Merit)
  • Bachelor of Business (majoring in management)
  • Check Robert's LinkedIn profile to find out more about him.

Schedule a Free Consultation

Call us on 1300 196 219 for a free, no-obligation consultation with our team. You can also send a message to [email protected] for any other enquiries.