Accident Attorney Lawyers in Australia

Accident Attorney Lawyers in Australia

Accident Attorney Lawyers in Australia

Kevin Bartlett 

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Kevin Bartlett

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About Kevin

Kevin has 30 years of experience in insurance and commercial litigation. He is recognized in several industry guides as a leader in aviation law both in Australia and internationally. He is highly regarded in professional indemnity, with the Australasian Legal Business Guide recognizing his “simply brilliant general insurance skills”.

What he does

Kevin works closely with insurers and insureds to resolve disputes in a quick and pragmatic way. His strategic approach seeks to reduce costs and manage any reputational risks that may arise. In addition to acting as defense counsel, Kevin is regularly asked to act as coverage counsel when complex policy issues arise.

Who he works with

Kevin acts for local and overseas insurers and brokers in the aviation and professional indemnity areas, as well as airlines, charter operators, flight training organizations, and pilots.

What his clients say

Listed: Recommended Leading Aviation Lawyer – Australia – Doyle’s Guide 2017 & 2016
Listed: Best Lawyers in Australia (Aviation Law) – 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014 and 2013
Listed: Best Lawyers in Australia (Insurance Law) – 2019, 2018, 2017, 2015
Listed: Best Lawyers in Australia (Personal Injury Litigation) – 2019, 2018

Contact Details: Address

t: +61 7 3016 5084
m: +61 401 887 799

Website:  Kevin Bartlett


Paul Baxter   Find on LinkedIn 

Paul Baxter
Paul Baxter


About Paul Baxter

Paul has over 20 years of experience in insurance and commercial litigation. In particular, his practice focuses on personal injury and property liability claims under common law and statutory schemes as well as marine and transport industry litigation. Paul specializes in indemnity disputes, fraud claims, statutory prosecution defense, and recoveries.

Paul advises various major national and international insurers, large corporate insureds, transport operators, and government departments.

Paul has been listed in The Best Lawyers in Australia in Commercial Law, Insurance Law, Motor Vehicle Law, Personal Injury Litigation, Shipping and Maritime Law, Trade Law, and Transportation Law every year since 2011. He is also a recommended professional indemnity and public liability lawyer in Queensland in Doyle’s Guide to the Australian Legal Profession.

He is director and secretary of the Maritime Law Association of Australia and New Zealand and a member of the Australian Insurance Law Association.

Paul is a regular speaker at industry events with the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF) and the Australian Insurance Law Association (AILA).

Awards and recognition
Best Lawyers in Australia 2011-2023
Recognized – Commercial Law, Insurance Law, Motor Vehicle Law, Personal Injury Litigation (‘Lawyer of the Year 2023’), Shipping & Maritime Law, Trade Law, Transportation Law
Doyle’s Guide to the Australian Legal Profession 2020-2021
Leading Professional Indemnity Lawyers (Queensland)

Contact Details 

+61732317710 , +61401417669


Nick Blayney

Nick Blayney
Nick Blayney


About Nick Blayney

Nick commenced his legal career as AN indentured Clerk with the firm in 2008. He was admitted to apply in 2009, and promoted to Senior Associate in 2012 before being promoted to Partner in 2017. His application is in insurance judicial proceeding and geographic point injury. He acts for Workspace and its insurance agents.

Nick contains a broad application in insurance judicial proceedings with tidy expertise advising shoppers with respect to statutory advantages and customary law claims in negligence. He has explicit experience acting for shoppers in a judicial proceedings arising from geographic point fatalities, review proceedings, and industrial exposure claims.

He has acted for shoppers at altogether levels of the Victorian Courts as well as the Court of attractiveness, further because of the tribunal of Australia. Furthermore, he additionally has tidy expertise in conducting high-volume and sometimes difficult judicial proceedings in Victorian circuit courts.

Nick is far-famed for his ability to deliver wonderful outcomes for his shoppers. His key strengths embody his capability for high-level legal analysis, his economical work practices, and his ability to distill complicated problems into summary and sensible recommendations.

Nick spends vital time mentoring junior employees and is understood for his comprehensive and adjunct approach. He enjoys collaborating together with his peers and developing junior legal employees.

Recent expertise includes:

Advising shoppers with respect to extremely difficult and sensitive claims involving alleged geographic point death, as well as claims involving suicide, asbestos-related death, cancer, coronary failure, and stroke injuries.
Representing the Victorian WorkCover Authority and managing judicial proceedings issued out of Circuit Courts, as well as Ballarat and Warrnambool.
Frequently performing on behalf of defendants in complicated common-law trials involving multiple parties and huge quantum levels.


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