About Us.

Discover Our Story: William Roger Stone Lawyers - Your Trusted Legal Partner

Welcome to William Roger Stone Lawyers, where our passion for legal excellence meets a commitment to personalised service. With a foundation built on integrity, expertise, and client satisfaction, our firm strives to be your trusted legal partner. As a boutique law firm based in the Sutherland Shire, we bring a wealth of experience to every legal matter, ensuring that our clients receive tailored solutions with a focus on timeliness and affordability. We believe in forging lasting relationships by delivering exceptional legal services that prioritise your unique needs. 

Explore our journey, values, and the dedicated team that makes us who we are.

Why Work with us

Working with us ensures tailored, effective and client-focused solutions for your legal needs.


Personalised approach – We prioritise understanding the unique aspects of your legal needs, ensuring we tailor our services to meet your specific objectives and circumstances.


Timeliness and efficiency – We recognise the importance of timely advice and are committed to delivering efficient legal solutions, ensuring that your matter is addressed promptly without compromising on quality.


Affordability – We understand the financial implications that come with engaging legal counsel. We are dedicated to providing cost-effective solutions, ensuring that our clients receive quality legal representation without unnecessary financial strain.


Expertise and knowledge – With a team of experienced professionals, you will be provided with a wealth of expertise and knowledge. William Roger Stone Lawyers is well-equipped to navigate the complexities of the legal landscape.


Exceptional client service – Your satisfaction is our priority. We pride ourselves on delivering exceptional client service, maintaining open communication and keeping you informed through the legal process.

Our Leadership Team

Matthew Gradidge

Principal Solicitor
Solicitor of the Supreme Court of NSW

A Sutherland Shire local and avid Penrith Panthers supporter, Matthew Gradidge is an experienced legal professional specialising in diverse facets of commercial litigation, dispute resolution. Matthew prides himself on his vast expertise in litigation and building and construction law. Matthew has vast experience within the industry, previously acting for high-profile builders, homeowners, engineers and other associated professionals. As a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of NSW, he holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Economics and has over 15 years of experience. His expertise encompasses a wide spectrum, including building and construction disputes, front end contract drafting, litigation commercial law, property transactions, and general advisory services. Recognised for his extensive knowledge, Matthew can advise on employment matters, disputes, intellectual property, financial documentation, company structures, and commercial contracts. His commitment to delivering strategic solutions makes him a trusted legal partner across a diverse array of legal needs.

Laura Panic

Justice of Peace | Office Manager
DipSc, BMedSc

Laura Panic is our esteemed Justice of the Peace and Office Manager. With a passion for efficient administration, Laura brings over 6 years of invaluable experience to our team. Holding a Diploma in Science and a Bachelor of Medical Science, both with distinction, she exemplifies excellence in her academic achievements. Laura is not only a dedicated professional but also a proud supporter of the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks. Formerly a Sutherland Shire local, she now resides in the Shellharbour region, bringing a diverse perspective to our team. Laura’s commitment to precision, paired with her welcoming personality, ensures the seamless operation of our office, making her an integral part of our client-focused approach.