John is a Special Counsel in Hicksons Workers Insurance team. John has practiced in workers compensation law for more than 25 years and specialises in advising insurers and employers in respect to statutory and common law claims.
John has a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of workers compensation legislation, policy and case law, with extensive experience in providing both written and verbal advice and conducting litigation in the Personal Injury Commission (the former Workers Compensation Commission of NSW) and the NSW Supreme and District courts.
John has advised insurers, scheme agents and employers across a wide range of matters, including fatalities, section 151Z recoveries, state of connection disputes and work injury damages claims.
With his detailed advice and objective analysis of the evidence and the law, John places his clients in the best position to make informed decisions.
John is an Accredited Specialist Personal Injury Law, an experienced advocate in the Personal Injury Commission, and is admitted to practice in NSW and the High Court of Australia.