Bruce Dodd

Bruce has practised almost exclusively in family law for over twenty years. Prior to being called to the Bar in 2017, Bruce had been a partner, and more recently Special Counsel, in a boutique family law firm in Brisbane. 

Bruce is chairman of the Queensland Law Society’s Specialist Accreditation Advisory Committee for Family Law. He has been a member of both the Society’s Family Law Committee and the Not Now, Not Ever Domestic Violence Working Group.

As a Nationally Accredited Mediator and registered Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner, Bruce regularly conducts mediations in all aspects of family law.

A graduate of the University of Queensland in Arts and Law, Bruce was admitted as a solicitor in Brisbane, before practising for almost seven years in the United Kingdom, the last three as a partner. During his time in the United Kingdom, Bruce was appointed as a member of the Children’s Panel of the Law Society of England and Wales. Bruce’s practice in Brisbane included work as an Independent Children’s Lawyer.

Bruce has presented and facilitated various papers and CPD events in family law.


Contact details:

T: (07) 3012 9874

M. 0422 110 525

F: (07) 3236 2785


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