Our Team

Family Law Brisbane

Meet Our Team

We are proud of our team at Robert Bax.  Scroll down to learn more.

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Robert Bax – Solicitor/Principal

Email: robert@rbax.com.au

Robert Bax established the firm in 1982 and is proud to be a true general practitioner, practicing in all areas and supervising all legal services.

Consistent throughout his work is a commitment to direct advice and client value. Whatever the issue, Robert offers straight advice about problems, costs, time and likely outcomes – and is quick to suggest alternative approaches even if this means turning work away or lower legal fees. He uses his extensive networks to support clients and is a true trusted advisor.

As an experienced and skilled negotiator and advisor, Robert has a significant advantage in all matters having practiced as a general practitioner for more than 35 years.

Robert has a keen interest in rural matters and away from work loves fishing, amongst many other sports.

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David Neuendorf – Solicitor

Email: david@rbax.com.au

David Neuendorf has been with the firm since 2009 and practices in personal injury and litigation, with a particular focus on motor vehicle and work cover claims. He also deals with private paying criminal law matters, both applying and strengthening his skills as an advocate.

Brought up on a farm, he enjoys the practical hands-on side of his work: getting his hands dirty with court advocacy or representing clients in conference rather than desk-based office work. He is respected as a persuasive advocate and takes a no-nonsense approach to his matters

David’s broad understanding of different areas of law informs his strategic approach to his litigation work. He prides himself on asking the right questions, identifying risks and anticipating challenges through the disputes process.

Away from work, David has a keen interest in rugby league and claims to be able to reverse park a heavy goods vehicle better than any solicitor in Brisbane.

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Family Law Brisbane

Evette Jones – Solicitor

Email: evette@rbax.com.au

Hailing from Tasmania, Evette was admitted in 2004 and before joining Robert Bax & Associates worked at a leading Brisbane CBD practice for 12 years. She is an Accredited Specialist in Family Law, and practices exclusively in that area of law. 

Evette’s experience covers a broad array of issues, from complex property matters to children’s disputes, from interim applications and spousal maintenance claims to applications for divorce. She also holds a particular interest in alternative dispute resolution and is passionate about clients receiving cost effective advice, irrespective of the financial capacity of the client.  She prides herself on her ability to assist clients to achieve the best possible outcome during what is often a difficult period in their lives.

Outside of work, Evette enjoys cooking and spending time at the beach.

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Family Law Brisbane

Paul James – Solicitor

Email: paul@rbax.com.au

Paul James was admitted as a Solicitor in 1970. Paul has over 45 years’ experience as a Solicitor, specialising in Estates, Wills and Powers of Attorney.

Given his substantial experience in estate planning, he is a true trusted advisor to all clients.

He enjoys fishing, racing, rugby league and rugby union, and was a previous member of both the Queensland Harness Racing Appeals Committee and of the Queensland Racing Disciplinary Appeals Board.

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Family Law Brisbane

Alexandria Douglas – Solicitor

Email: alex@rbax.com.au

Alexandria Douglas has been with the firm since 2010. She focusses on property and commercial matters including business and leasing transactions.

She has a wide range of experience in retail and commercial leasing matters with a particular focus on representing landlords. Throughout the years she has developed an unrivalled reputation amongst the property agents in the local area for her valuable insights and her ability to get matters across the line.

In business transactions she has acted for a variety of large corporate to small sized businesses which has resulted in her having a very thorough, practical and commercial approach to all transactions no matter the size.

Away from work, Alexandria enjoys scuba diving and travel.

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Nicholas Daunt – Solicitor

Email: nicholas@rbax.com.au

Nick joined Robert Bax & Associates as a work experience clerk in 2011 and commenced as a trainee solicitor in 2016. He was admitted in 2017 following studies at University of Queensland.

Working on a range of commercial and estates matters, Nick has already gained extensive court experience including appearances at QCAT, the Magistrates Court, District Court, Supreme Court and Court of Appeal. He enjoys working on multi-party, high value estate matters and away from work enjoys many sports including touch football, golf, cricket and horseracing.

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Family Law Brisbane

Shelby Trappey – Solicitor

Email: shelby@rbax.com.au

Shelby started with Robert Bax & Associates as a work experience clerk in 2015, and was admitted in 2017 after completing his Bachelor of Law at QUT (2015) and an earlier Bachelor of Business Management at University of Queensland in 2012.

Working in both family and business law, he has Court experience in both the Federal Circuit and Family Court, and particularly enjoys working on high net worth property settlements.  Shelby is fluent in Mandarin Chinese having grown up in both Taiwan and the United States, and assists a number of clients from overseas. Outside of work, Shelby enjoys watching rugby union and travelling.

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Tracey Ford – Conveyancing Clerk

Email: tracey@rbax.com.au

Tracey Ford has been with the firm since its inception in 1982 and has over 30 years’ experience as a Conveyancing Clerk.

Tracey’s high level of client satisfaction is due to her dedication to ensuring each transaction is handled professionally.

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Family Law Brisbane

Allison Winn – Conveyancing Clerk

Email: allison@rbax.com.au

Allison is the latest member to join the Robert Bax & Associates team.

Allison has worked in the legal industry since 1991.   Due to Allison’s many years of experience in conveyancing, she understands the process can be stressful and complex.  Allison will ensure that your transaction is handled efficiently and with as little stress to you as possible.