Amanda Crosbie

Director, Senior Solicitor


Amanda is a Director of Roberts Legal and practices as a member of the Commercial, Corporate, Property, Litigation, Building & Construction and Insolvency & Restructuring teams.

Amanda graduated from the University of Newcastle in 2010 with a Bachelor of Law and Bachelor of Finance. She was admitted as a Solicitor to the Supreme Court of New South Wales in February 2011.

Prior to joining Roberts Legal in 2015, Amanda worked at a national law firm where she obtained extensive and valuable experience in the areas of litigation and dispute resolution.

Amanda has acted for corporate, professional and individual clients in a range of commercial matters at all Court levels and advocates strongly for her clients.

She regularly advises her clients in relation to the following:

  • Preparation of Commercial Agreements,
  • Corporate governance,
  • Supply Agreements,
  • Business Sales and Share Sale Agreements,
  • Mergers and Acquisitions,
  • Business Structuring,
  • Contractors and Sub-contractor Agreements,
  • Preparation of Franchise Agreements,
  • Advice in relation to general Contract conditions and Australian Standards,
  • Distribution and Agency Agreements,
  • Commercial Property and general asset leasing, including retail leasing, and
  • Easements and compulsory land acquisitions

Who Amanda works with

Amanda works with corporate clients, individuals, insolvency practitioners and other professionals across many specialised industries, including in the construction sector.


Amanda is committed to working with her clients to deliver clear and concise advice and obtain the best possible outcome in all matters. She comes at her matters with a commercial approach.


Amanda holds a Bachelor of Law (Hons), a Diploma of Legal Practice and a Bachelor of Finance. Amanda is admitted as a Solicitor in the Supreme Court of New South Wales and High Court of Australia.


In her spare time Amanda enjoys travelling, camping, skiing and playing team sports. She also loves to cook for friends and family.


Articles by Amanda

Business & Company
10/09/2018 by Amanda Crosbie

ATO Director Penalties: What Company Directors Need to do to Avoid Personal Liability

Under the ATO’s Director Penalty regime company Directors can be personally liable for company obligations. The Director Penalty regime applies to unpaid “PAYG” withholding amounts and Superannuation Guarantee Charge “SGC” obligations. The effect of the Director Penalty regime is that if a company of which a person is a Director fails to ensure that the […]

Building & Construction Law
6/06/2017 by Amanda Crosbie

Common Misconceptions about Contracting in the Building & Construction Industry and what to do to avoid getting caught out.

When I ask clients whether a written contract was in place or whether variations had been documented, too often I receive the following response “no there was no contract, we just agreed to it” or “I didn’t think it was necessary it was a small job“. Firstly, it is an incorrect assumption that just because […]

Building & Construction Law
12/07/2016 by Amanda Crosbie

Consequences of failing to comply with the Home Building Act.

The Home Building Act 1989 (“the Act“) places obligations upon contractors who contract directly with home owners to undertake residential building work. We have summarised these obligations in further articles contained on our website. See Introduction – Contracting Requirements under the Home Building Act. Consequences of contravening the Act Pursuant to Section 10 of the […]

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Success Stories

Quick Cheap Resolution of Residential Building Dispute.

The clients were home owners and were having extreme difficulty getting their builder to complete the residential building works so they could obtain an Occupation Certificate and move back into their home which was being renovated. After a strong concise Letter of Demand from our office, and confirmation that our clients would not provide any […]

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Having worked with both Jeremy and Amanda, we are pleased with their service and confident in their advising.

“The Roberts Legal team have assisted us with a myriad of matters. Having worked with both Jeremy and Amanda, we are pleased with their service and confident in their advising. Shout out to Jeremy who has made himself readily available throughout some urgent matters. He is dedicated to and passionate about his profession and is an effective and efficient communicator.”

Sarah B

We can finally move on.

Thank you so very much Amanda!  Now our family can finally move on – such a relief!

You have been amazing – always offering clear, sound advice and keeping us in the loop every step of the way – we always felt like we were in very capable and knowledgeable hands with you which meant a lot under such stressful circumstances.

Jodi Donovan

A brilliant result from a professional Legal Firm.

We had a debt needed recovered and after trying 2 law firms with no success, we found Roberts Legal. We had our debt paid in full after the first action they took for us. The communication was brilliant and all the staff friendly and helpful. A brilliant result from a professional Legal Firm.

Rod Burgess

Amanda asks the right questions.

“Amanda asks the right questions to get the process under way in an incredibly efficient manner and they keep you informed, every step of the way. No chasing up required, which is a rarity in professional service outfits. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them”