Government

We are proud to be appointed by the NSW Government to provide legal liability services on the general panel to government departments, agencies and authorities.

We are cognisant of the legal, ethical and policy imperatives within which government operates and the status of government as a model litigant. This awareness underpins every aspect of our work.

The provision of our service is informed by our focus on quality and principled outcomes. Our emphasis is on innovation and efficiency. We leverage our experience to ensure that our service is delivered in a timely and cost-effective manner while all the time in accordance with government’s status as a model litigant.

We act for government in court proceedings, mediation, conciliation and inquiries in litigated and non-litigated disputes. We act in matters involving catastrophic physical injury and devastating mental illness.

 

Our area of work includes:

  • Child protection
  • Confidentiality
  • Contract disputes
  • Coronial inquests
  • Debt recovery
  • Discrimination
  • Dispute resolution and litigation
  • Duty of care
  • Freedom of Information
  • Historical sexual assault
  • Insurance
  • Intentional torts
  • Investigations and inquiries
  • Misfeasance in public office
  • Privacy
  • Professional negligence
  • Property claims
  • Public and premises liability
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Statutory interpretation
  • malicious prosecution
  • fraud