Rod Badgery

Roderick Badgery is an experienced Commercial lawyer.

For over 40 years, Rod has worked as a solicitor in private.

Since 2010, Rod has built up Badgery & Rafferty with Felicity Rafferty. He has established the firm as a hard-working, results driven business in Commercial Law, Commercial Leasing, Property, Wills and Estate Law for both corporate and private clients.

Areas of Expertise


He has been engaged on numerous commercial matters. Acting on the sale and purchase of companies, shares and businesses, drawing up contracts for shareholders, joint venture and supply agreements and advising on related aspects of trust law.

Rod’s clients range from commercial and private to registered clubs and other Not-For Profit entities on their commercial contracts and constitutional matters.

He offers a range of services, including:

  • Legal advice when starting, buying, and selling a business;
  • Advice regarding business structures, including partnerships, trusts and corporations;
  • Business name registration;
  • Partnership and joint venture agreements;
  • Lease agreements;
  • Business and management administration advice; and
  • Corporate mergers, acquisitions, and joint venture sales.


Rod offers many years of experience with property law in ACT and NSW for both buyers and sellers. Buying or selling a residential or commercial property is a big decision, and one that can bring significant stress. Rod focusses on creating the most efficient process possible, bringing peace of mind to his clients. He offers expertise in property law by way of Conveyancing.

He has conducted negotiations for purchase and selling of commercial and private properties, advising clients in the best and most strategic options to take.

Wills and Estates

Rod’s main goal in Wills and Estate is to make legal matters an easier process for his clients; to avoid unnecessary confusion and stress in what can already be a difficult time. His expertise covers comprehensive estate planning, assistance on the role of attorneys or guardians, handling disputes and claiming estates. His knowledge allows him to consider every aspect of the law to advocate for his clients.