Dr. Rodger Fernandez

Dr. Rodger Fernandez is a Senior Lawyer at FCG Legal with over 35 years experience as an Australian legal practitioner. He practises in the areas of Administrative Law, Migration Law, Litigation (including proceeds of crime) and Business Law.

He is accredited by the Law Institute of Victoria as a Specialist Solicitor in Immigration Law and was the Chairperson of the Advisory Committee to the Specialisation Board of the Law Institute of Victoria in immigration law for many years.

Rodger is an Adjunct Professor of Law at the College of Law and Justice, Victoria University and lectures in migration law and practice. He has lectured at Victoria University for over 35 years. He has previously lectured in Taxation and Business Law.

Rodger was also a member of the Program Advisory Committee, Immigration Advisers Authority New Zealand as well as the Independent Reference Group of the Office of the Migration Agents Registration Authority (OMARA).

He is listed in the Financial Review’s ‘Australia’s Best Lawyers’ and is highly respected amongst his peers.

He is the co-author of the Australian Immigration Companion and the Australian Migration Legislation Collection published by LexisNexis.

Admissions:                                                                                                                                                                Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria, New South Wales and the High Court of Australia.


Phone:   +61 3 8660 4700

Email:     rodger@fcglegal.com


LLB, B.Ec., (Monash)
M.Tax (Melb)
PhD (Law) (Syd)