Felicity is an exceptional advocate with over 17 years’ experience in Litigation & Dispute Resolution with a focus on commercial, construction, professional negligence and intellectual property disputes.
Felicity Donald
Special Counsel

Felicity specialises in resolving complex commercial, construction and intellectual property disputes for businesses throughout New South Wales. She also represents claimants in relation to professional negligence claims against Lawyers, Accountants and other professionals.

Felicity also regularly advises on the preparation and implementation of commercial agreements, trade mark applications and the provisions of legislation including the Building & Construction Industry Security of Payment Act, Home Building Act, Corporations Act and Trade Marks Act.

She is highly skilled in providing practical advice and in representing her clients both in informal negotiations, and in proceedings in the District Court, Local Court, Supreme Court and NSW Civil & Administrative Tribunal should proceedings become necessary.

About Felicity

Felicity has over 17 years of experience in litigation and dispute resolution. She joined Roberts Crosbie Mortensen in December 2014 and is now a Special Counsel in the Commercial Litigation and Building & Construction teams at Roberts Legal. She has a particular focus on assisting clients with their commercial litigation, building and construction, intellectual property and professional negligence disputes. Felicity prides herself on advising and assisting clients to assess commercial risks and best resolve disputes .

Felicity comes from a background of acting for major insurers and companies, and brings this unique perspective and insight to her work at Roberts Crosbie Mortensen.

Highly recommend.

I engaged Tony Peterson and Felicity Donald for a commercial litigation matter and I have been extremely impressed with their professionalism, attention to detail, expertise and effectiveness.

Amanda Lea

Highly recommend this firm. Felicity has a great knowledge of construction law.

Bob Cena

They were fast, efficient and provided timely and accurate legal advice.

“Haydon & Felicity have been outstanding in assisting me with a recent matter. I would absolutely recommend them to anyone looking for professional, legal advice.”

Tarryn Mathie

Felicity delivered every time.

I found the service and constant updates to be very personal, Felicity understood that during our tough time we need full trigger on the pulse service and she delivered every time.

Areas of Law

Who Felicity Works With

Felicity’s clients include companies, business owners, builders, contractors and individuals.


Felicity aims to provide detailed, helpful advice to assist clients to make informed decisions about their legal issues.

Felicity helps her clients to fully evaluate their position early on.

She works with her clients to develop a strategy for achieving an outcome that they are satisfied with to ensure, wherever possible, that issues are resolved in a timely and cost effective manner.

Felicity efficiently manages the engagement of experts and other consultants as may be required to assist with a client’s matters.

Felicity always aims to explain legal concepts in a down-to-earth manner and she is happy to answer questions as they arise.


Felicity holds Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Science degrees from the University of Newcastle. She also holds a Diploma of Legal Practice and Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.

Felicity was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 2005 and of the High Court of Australia in 2011.



Meet Our Team

Our Specialist Lawyers include
3 Accredited Specialists in Commercial Litigation, 1 Accredited Specialist in Business Law and an Accredited Adjudicator under Security of Payment Laws.

We are a leading specialist business and litigation law firm delivering accessible big firm expertise with a personal client experience that is first class.

Our People
Law Society Accredited Specialists
99 %
More Accredited Specialists in Commercial Litigation than 99% of all law firms in NSW