Penrose Lawyers



John's Biography

John provides an excellent example of the qualities you want and need in a lawyer: knowledge; passion; commitment; and a personable approach.

Having helped hundreds of Australians and overseas visitors with a vast array of legal matters, John has inspired many to pursue their business dreams, to pursue and obtain a right where there has been a wrong, and to achieve fair compensation.

With a particular interest and passion for Personal Injury Law, Australia wide, John has helped hundreds of injured people achieve excellent compensation for injuries sustained as a result of someone else’s negligence.

John began his career working for one of Australia’s leading insurer’s, before making a move into one of New South Wales largest Personal Injury Law firms.

As a Partner of Penrose Lawyers, John combines his knowledge of the inner-workings of insurance companies and the relevant personal injury laws to achieve excellent results for those injured as a result of someone else’s actions. John also combines his passion for business to help business people from all walks of life, including the successful business to start-up businesses achieve their business goals by providing them strong advice and a solid foundation to build upon.

John is passionate about representing people and fighting for what they truly deserve.

Rita also manages the property law team. Her team offers advice and assistance with all kinds of property transactions, from commercial purchases to off the plan contracts and residential transactions. Rita and her team will offer advice on your contract of sale, draft special conditions and do your conveyancing for you.

Outside of work, Rita spends her time with family and friends. She enjoys the outdoors, travelling and reading a good book.

Rita's Biography

Rita Dawood is the founder and Principal of Penrose Lawyers. She leads a practice that specialises in personal injury and property law.

Rita has worked in personal injury law throughout her legal career, with extensive experience in CTP claims, public and occupier liability claims, workers compensation and work injury damages. She has a particular interest in complex and catastrophic cases, and leaves no stone unturned to ensure that her clients get everything that they’re entitled to.

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