About Us

Immigration Lawyer
Ross McDougall


Ross McDougall

Solicitor & Immigration Lawyer

Ross established RPM Immigration Lawyers in 2012 to specialise in representing couples in Australian Partner visa applications and in appeals of refused visa applications.

He first qualified as a Solicitor and Immigration Lawyer in 1994. Ross previously worked as an Immigration Lawyer for M&K Lawyers, the Refugee Advice and Casework Service and Fragomen Migration Lawyers.

He has assisted hundreds of clients to get successful results in their visa applications and in appeals of refused visa applications.

Born in Australia from migrant parents, Ross understands the migration experience and that it can be rewarding, but challenging.

With degrees in Arts and in Law (Monash University, Melbourne, 1991 & 1993), Ross is an active member of the Migration Institute of Australia (MIA) and a guest lecturer in migration law for the MIA.  Click here to see his MIA profile.

In his free time Ross enjoys yoga, bushwalking and swimming.  He and his wife swam from Greece to Turkey a few years ago – after training in a pool for 6 months!


Carolyn Guerin


Carolyn has an Arts degree and many years of managerial experience in the Information Technology industry.

She is very thorough and takes care of RPM Immigration Lawyers’ administration to ensure that everything ‘behind the scenes’ runs smoothly.