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Craig Bell

Craig Bell

Title: Partner
Expertise: Employers Liability
Email: craig.bell@turkslegal.com.au
Phone: 02 8257 5737

Experience:

Craig has many years experience as a lawyer managing personal injury matters with a particularly impressive record in defending workers compensation claims. During his career, he has had a number of significant successes for large corporate entities and has built a considerable knowledge base concerning his clients' workers compensation needs.

Craig has been heavily involved in the claims review process for different clients, including employers in the private health and cleaning industries. He is the appointed solicitor for a large charitable organisation in relation to its workers compensation matters.

Craig is regularly consulted by employers, insurance brokers and insurers to advise on liability for claims in the pre litigation phase. He continues to offer insight into the workers compensation system and the relevant legislation for clients through regular on site and in-house training. In addition, Craig represents these clients in the Workers Compensation Commission.
He regularly presents and trains employers and insurers on their obligations under the workers compensation legislation.

Prior to specialising in Workers Compensation law, Craig worked in general practice focusing on commercial litigation, environmental law, personal injury litigation, and commercial leasing.