Jack is a solicitor in our Insurance & Health team and is based in our Perth office.
Jack practices in:
- Professional indemnity
- Directors and officers
- Management liability
- Public liability
- Workers’ compensation
He works with local and overseas insurers, brokers, corporations, and self-insureds, advising clients on liability, quantum, and settlement prospects.
“I am delighted to be a part of Barry.Nilsson., as the firm provides an exceptional service to insurers. The opportunity to work with a firm that provides such comprehensive support to its clients, fits in line with my own values and expectation”.
Jack has appeared in hearings in all courts in Western Australia, as well as administrative tribunals in the NT and ACT. He has also represented employers in WorkCover conciliation conferences.
Prior to commencing employment with Barry.Nilsson., Jack experienced a broad range of litigious practice areas, including general commercial litigation, bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings, trustee/beneficiary disputes and property disputes, as well as representing defendant insureds in seafarer compensation claims.
Prior to his admission to practice, Jack had an established career in the thoroughbred racing industry. His previous role held in the industry was as General Manager of Albany Racing Club. “This provided me an insight into the insured’s side of litigated and non-litigated claims and has left me with an empathetic understanding of the challenges that insurers and their clients face, and the remedies required to bring their disputes to a successful conclusion”.
Jack holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice. He is also a member of the Law Society of Western Australia.