Commercial Dispute Resolution Team

Partners
Cameron Leaver

Cameron Leaver

Practice Manager - Insurance
t: +61 2 9293 5421 | m: +61 (0)401 995 000 | Email: cameron.leaver@hicksons.com.au
Cameron leads Hicksons’ Insurance team and Public Sector Risks practice. For almost 30 years, Cameron has acted for the insurance industry and government in an extensive range of matters. His experience spans all areas of insurance law, but particularly ...
Chris Moore

Chris Moore

Partner - Commercial Dispute Resolution
t: +61 2 9293 5475 | Email: chris.moore@hicksons.com.au
Partner Chris Moore is a commercial litigator who has practised in insurance law and commercial litigation for over 25 years, including seven years as a barrister. Chris’ commercial litigation experience includes property, securities and complex multi-party commercial disputes ...
Paul Hendriks

Paul Hendriks

Partner - Insurance
t: +61 2 9293 5447 | m: +61 (0)413 620 057 | Email: paul.hendriks@hicksons.com.au
Since 1982, Paul has practised almost exclusively as an insurance lawyer. He provides commercial advice to insurers on policy wordings, insurance claims and disputes. His experience spans many insurance areas, including product liability, professional indemnity, industrial special risks, ...
Philip Cowdery

Philip Cowdery

Partner - Commercial Dispute Resolution
t: +61 2 9293 5462 | m: +61 (0)411 429 912 | Email: philip.cowdery@hicksons.com.au
For more than 15 years, Philip has advised government and public authorities, insurers, companies and individuals on road transport law, regulatory frameworks, rail network contracts, insurance and commercial law.  He draws on his legal experience to support clients in making early, ...
Rod Cameron

Rod Cameron

Practice Manager - Mortgage Recovery, Lenders Mortgage Insurance
t: +61 2 9293 5407 | Email: rod.cameron@hicksons.com.au
Rod leads the firm’s practices specialising in mortgage and debt recovery, lenders mortgage insurance (LMI) and title insurance. Rod specialises in: advising LMI, credit and title insurers in Australia, including drafting insurance policies including LMI Master Policies and ...
Dr Tim Channon

Dr Tim Channon

Partner - Insurance
t: +61 2 9293 5485 | m: +61 (0)421 051 231 | Email: tim.channon@hicksons.com.au
Since 1990, Tim has specialised in litigating numerous insurance and general commercial disputes. He has acted in the full spectrum of insurance disputes, including property damage and product liability, indemnity and recovery matters. He has also acted in many cases involving arson and fraud. ...
Consultants and Special Counsel
Alan Blanch

Alan Blanch

Consultant - Commercial Dispute Resolution
t: +61 2 9293 5403 | Email: alan.blanch@hicksons.com.au
Alan has practised for more than 40 years. He has extensive experience in representing and advising employers, insurers, property owners and occupiers in insurance litigation and commercial disputes. He is acknowledged as one of New South Wales' leading litigators. Alan has ...
Derek Luxford

Derek Luxford

Consultant - Transport Trade and Energy | Partner - Commercial Dispute Resolution
t: +61 2 9293 5474 | m: +61 (0) 438 706 910 | Email: derek.luxford@hicksons.com.au
   Derek is a consultant of the Hicksons’ Transport Trade and Energy team.  Derek is also in the firm’s commercial dispute  resolution practice.  For more than 30 years, Derek has advised on all aspects of international shipping, transport and trade law, ...
Senior Associates and Associates
Ashley  Bird

Ashley Bird

Senior Associate - Commercial Dispute Resolution
t: +61 2 9293 5401 | Email: ashley.bird@hicksons.com.au
Ashley is a Senior Associate in our Commercial Dispute Resolution team. Ashley has 5 years’ experience in a range of areas of litigation including criminal prosecutions and defence, public liability matters, rail and road transport matters, personal injury, contractual disputes, debt ...
Scott Stierli

Scott Stierli

Senior Associate - Commercial Dispute Resolution
t: +61 2 9293 5341 | Email: scott.stierli@hicksons.com.au
Scott Stierli is a Senior Associate in our Commercial Dispute Resolution team who specialises in Mortgage Enforcement and related disputes. Scott works on a range of complex defended litigation, including matters involving fraud, Contracts Review Act claims, deceased estates and commercial ...

Practice Managers

Rod Cameron

t +61 2 9293 5407
f +61 2 9264 4790
e rod.cameron@hicksons.com.au

Alan Blanch

t +61 2 9293 5403
f +61 2 9264 4790
e alan.blanch@hicksons.com.au

 

Commercial Dispute Resolution