Dan has spent his career advising clients on how to defend claims in the statutory classes, particularly under Victorian law.
What he does
Dan takes a common-sense approach to representing self-insured employers in defending legal proceedings and advising them on how to achieve optimal outcomes.
Who he works with
Dan works with self-insured employers and insurers.
Work done recently
What his clients say
"Sparke Helmore Lawyers have been our preferred legal provider for 10 years and continue to impress us with their understanding of our business requirements and their efficient and professional manner in which they conduct themselves. Dan Decleva is a great example of why we continue to maintain a close working relationship with the firm." Megan Weston, Victorian Workers Compensation & Rehabilitation Manager, Brambles Limited
Dan has a Bachelor of Law degree and a Bachelor of Economics degree from Monash University.
Life before Sparkes
Before joining Sparke Helmore, Dan was a senior solicitor with the Transport Accident Commission and had previously held senior positions in other law firms.
Life outside of Sparkes
Dan loves spending time with his wife and three teenage children. He immerses himself in his children's sporting activities, whether as a basketball coach or as a very enthusiastic spectator. He also sneaks in a little physical activity for himself, including riding his mountain bike.