Our principals are Peter Papadopoulos and Roz Germov.


Roz Germov

Roz is a barrister specialising in migration and refugee law at the Victorian Bar. Roz has over 20 years of migration and refugee law experience, including experience at DIBP, as a Member of the Refugee Review Tribunal and a solicitor at Mallesons Stephen Jaques and Freehills. Prior to MPE-Fragomen, Roz devised and ran several highly regarded and successful migration law and administrative law seminars for the Victorian Chapter of the Australian Institute of Administrative Law and the Leo Cussen Institute of Continuing Legal Education. Roz is the co-author of Refugee Law in Australia, a comprehensive legal text published by Oxford University Press in May 2003. In 2008 and 2009 she was listed as one of Australia's best migration lawyers published by the Australian Financial Review. Roz is a contributing editor to the LexisNexis Immigration Law Service.

T: (61 3) 9388 8023
F: (61 3) 9388 8062




Peter Papadopoulos

Peter is currently a Director of Nomos Pty Ltd, a business specialising in the provision of immigration law advice, advisory services and educational programmes. Peter is a solicitor with extensive experience in migration law whose clients include corporations, educational institutions, students and various individuals throughout Australia and overseas. Between 1996 and 2000, Peter worked as a solicitor and migration agent at King Wood Mallesons and Gadens Lawyers. Between 2000 and May 2014, Peter was the principal of his own specialist migration law consultancy with practices in both Sydney and Melbourne. Between May 2014 and December 2015, Peter was a Director of Global Immigration at Ernst & Young. Peter has a particular interest in business sponsorship issues and complex migration matters, such as helping clients with health and character problems. He also has experience in conducting Administrative Appeals, Tribunal cases and judicial review matters. Peter has also volunteered at the Victorian HIV/AIDS Legal Centre and was a Director of Metta Youth Limited, a non-profit youth organisation. In addition to presenting seminars to corporate and academic audiences for over 10 years, Peter has written numerous articles and has been interviewed on radio about migration law matters and is a contributing editor to the Australian Immigration Law Service published by LexisNexis. Since 2011, Peter has been annually listed as one of Australia’s best migration lawyers published by the Australian Financial Review and Best Lawyers.

T: (61 2) 9079 0247