Overview

The success of our team stems from our practical approach to risk and claims management. We act for businesses and statutory enterprises, brokers, insurers, self-insured corporate clients and Australian and international insurers and reinsurers.

DibbsBarker has worked alongside insurers, underwriters, brokers, self-insured corporations and corporate clients for over 100 years. Our clients receive explicit and timely advice and strategically effective management of their legal claims by senior industry specialists. We are known for being accessible, easy to work with, generous with our time and committed to providing accurate and cost-effective legal services.

Our team is made up of senior practitioners who specialise in investigating and defending casualty, financial lines, property loss and personal claims. Many of our lawyers have additional qualifications in insurance law and mediation, and have worked overseas or in-house with insurers.

Supported by our dedicated Dispute Resolution & Litigation team, our insurance experts have a proven track record in both contentious and non-contentious matters in areas including:

Contacts
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Recent News and Publications
13 Sep 2017
An Australian business might contemplate litigation against an overseas party for a wide variety of reasons, such as a claim arising from a breach of contract with a foreign-based supplier or manufacturer.
11 Apr 2017
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has clearly demonstrated that it will not shy away from taking action against foreign-based businesses offering their goods to Australian consumers, if it considers they have contravened Australian laws.
31 Jan 2017
Asbestos contamination has historically been a significant concern for many Australian businesses, given the material’s common use in the Australian construction industry until the early 90s.