Location(s): Brisbane
Qualification(s): LLB, Grad Dip Leg Prac


Rowan McDonald is a lawyer in Maurice Blackburn’s insurance and superannuation law department. Based in Brisbane, Rowan represents everyday Queenslanders in claims against insurers, superannuation funds, banks and negligent financial advisors.

Having grown up in Central Queensland, Rowan is keenly aware of the importance of having legal expertise available to everyone, no matter where they live. He has many years’ experience in insurance and superannuation law, and since joining the firm in 2011 has helped hundreds of people to access their entitlements.

Rowan takes a pragmatic approach to his work, and is driven to get the best outcomes for his clients. He shares the firm’s commitment to justice, fairness and compassion, and notes that “it’s immensely rewarding being able to help people when they’re at their most vulnerable”.

Memberships & accreditations

  • Queensland Law Society member
  • Australian Lawyers Alliance member
  • National LGBTI Health Alliance member