Overview

The success of our Insurance services 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.

We have dedicated Insurance practices in both of DibbsBarker’s offices, with 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 group, our insurance experts have a proven track record in both contentious and non-contentious matters in areas including:

Contacts
Special Counsel
T +61 7 3100 5056
 
Recent News and Publications
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.
21 Dec 2016
On 16 December 2016 the Supreme Court of Queensland issued a judgment in which three separate parties were held liable for $1.2 million in compensation payable for a worker’s serious injuries.