Commonwealth Compensation

What we do

  • Administrative law—advice on reviews of administrative decisions and defence of decisions
  • Advocacy—representation as counsel at directions hearings and hearings
  • Disease claims—management and defence of disease and chemical toxicity claims
  • Claims prevention & resolution—advice on SRC Act provisions and entitlements to compensation and prevention, defence and resolution of claims
  • Licensing—licence obligations, licensing policy and compliance
  • Military rehabilitation & compensation—claims management, advice on SRC Act and MRC Act and operation of compensation scheme, defence and resolution
  • Privacy & freedom of information—policies, compliance and information collection, use, disclosure, storage, security, modification and transfer
  • Recovery—design of systems to identify recovery opportunities and management of recovery claims
  • Risk management—strategy development, design and implementation of claims systems, tail management, audits and reviews covering risk analyses and suitability of reserves
  • Seafarers compensation—claims management, advice on Seafarers Act and Navigation Act and operation of compensation scheme, defence and resolution

What others say

Winner, ALB, Insurance Specialist Firm of the Year 2013 & 2011

Recent experience
Hotel sex case - Comcare v PVYW
Our team successfully defended Comcare in the High Court against a compensation appeal.

Team leader

Kristina Miller
t: +61 2 9260 2688+61 2 9260 2688
m: +61 418 415 574+61 418 415 574
o: Sydney