Principal Solicitor

Robert has extensive family law experience in both mediation and litigation. Robert aims to provide a superior standard of legal services by listening to your needs and then providing sound and realistic advice, and quality representation. Robert is well known for his formidable advocacy skills.

His Qualifications include:

  • Diploma of Law
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
  • Graduate Diploma in Applied Family Law
  • Admitted Solicitor – High Court of Australia and Supreme Court of NSW
about robert hosking

Robert has previously worked as a Victims Compensation Assessor and a solicitor for Family and Community Services. Robert opened Hosking Legal in 2008 and practices predominantly in the areas of Children’s Law and Family Law.

Robert is a member of various panels for Family Law and Care and Protection. He also acts as an Independent Children’s Lawyer in Care and Protection matters.

Robert is also appointed to the external panel of legal practitioners who act for Family and Community Services in Care and Protection Proceedings.

Robert is the only Illawarra lawyer on the legal panel for the Association of Childrens Welfare Agencies (ACWA).

Robert has presented a number of professional papers on Children’s Law issues on topics such as presentation of video surveillance evidence, procedural law, Aboriginal children placement law and Supreme Court applications. Robert has been published in the ‘Children’s Law News.’

For legal advice and representation you can trust, contact Robert by telephone on 4254 4110 or email on