Roger Blow - Practice Director

Roger has over 20 years’ experience as a solicitor and partner in some of Australia’s and the UK’s largest law firms. He has assisted his clients with commercial disputes and acted for many years on behalf of the ATO running tax debt related winding ups and bankruptcy proceedings. He now specialises in assisting companies and individuals to resolve disputes with the tax office.

In addition to his tax expertise, Roger is the go to person to provide expert commentary on the area of media law to television, radio stations and newspapers.

In his spare time, Roger is an avid cyclist, enjoys  DJing and playing live music. He is the founder of the charity fundraiser 'Corporate Battle of the Bands' and has to date completed five 'Ride for Youth' rides from Albany to Perth in aid of the vital work of Youth Focus.  

Selina Gates - Solicitor

Selina graduated with a Bachelor of Laws from Edith Cowan University in 2016 and was admitted to the Supreme Court of Western Australia in December 2017.   Selina started with Cove Legal as our paralegal in July 2017 and promoted to Restricted Practitioner in 2018. 

Prior to her legal career, Selina had an extensive background in public relations and was responsible for the development and production of communication and marketing strategies for some of Western Australia’s leading companies including Wesfarmers and Alinta. 

Selina provides client advice and support in all of Cove Legal’s key service areas including taxation disputes, media disputes and commercial litigation. Given her marketing background, she has a particular interest in brand/reputation protection, as well as the varied legal support provided to the firm’s health sector clients.

Out of work, Selina is an avid hockey player and supporter of the Perth Scorchers.