27 Clyde & Co lawyers named in Best Lawyers in Australia 2022

  • 15 April 2021 15 April 2021
  • Asia Pacific

Clyde & Co is proud to announce 27 of its lawyers have been recognised by Best Lawyers in Australia 2022.

Our lawyers were recognised across a wide array of practice areas, from insurance and shipping law to construction and litigation. Lawyers from all of our Australian offices were recognised.

Partner Ernest van Buuren has been recognised as "Lawyer Of The Year" for "Transportation Law" (Sydney). Marcus O'Brien has also been recognised as "Lawyer Of The Year" for "Professional Malpractice Litigation"(Melbourne). This prestigious recognition is awarded to individual lawyers with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region. Only one lawyer is recognized as the "Lawyer of the Year" for each specialty and location.

Best Lawyers is a peer review guide to the legal profession and awardees are nominated by their peers.

Those recognised for their expertise are:


Practice Area(s)

Jacinta Long Insurance Law
Product Liability Litigation
Matthew Pokarier Insurance Law
Maxine Tills Insurance Law
Mark Attard Insurance Law
Marcus O'Brien

Class Action Litigation
Insurance Law
Product Liability Litigation
Professional Malpractice Litigation

Darryl Smith  Professional Malpractice Litigation
Maurice Thompson Offshore
Shipping & Maritime Law
Nicole Wearne Insurance Law
Beth Cubitt Alternative Dispute Resolution
Construction/Infrastructure Law
International Arbitration
Glen Warwick Construction/Infrastructure Law
David Amentas Insurance Law
Patrick Boardman Class Action Litigation
Insurance Law
Professional Malpractice Litigation
Dean Carrigan Insurance Law
Alec Christie  Outsourcing Law
Privacy and Data Security Law
Michelle Dunne Personal Injury Litigation
Jacques Jacobs Insurance Law
David Lee Insurance Law
David McElveney Construction/Infrastructure Law
Janette McLennan Litigation
Class Action Litigation
John Moran Insurance Law
James Rigney Insurance Law
Oscar Shub Insurance Law
Christopher Smith Insurance Law
Professional Malpractice Litigation
Jacinta Studdert Planning and Environmental Law
Michael Tooma Government Practice
Occupational Health & Safety Law
Ernest van Buuren

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Aviation Law
International Arbitration
Shipping & Maritime Law
Transportation Law

Nic van der Reyden Shipping & Maritime Law


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