Joel has practised exclusively in personal injury law throughout his legal career and was the legal practice director of Stephen Browne Personal Injury Lawyers prior to commencing practice as a barrister at Central Law Chambers in November 2020.
Prior to becoming a lawyer in 2008, Joel worked as a paralegal for leading Victorian and West Australian law firms for 10 years. Joel has appeared in Victorian, Western Australian and Federal jurisdictions.
Whilst Joel practises in all areas of personal injury law, Joel’s special areas of interest are workers compensation, motor vehicle accidents, public liability, criminal injuries compensation appeals and dog attack claims.
Currently he serves as the convenor of the Personal Injuries Committee of the Law Society, the Law Society’s representative at the WorkCover Users Group and the Law Society’s representative on the Law Council of Australia’s Personal Injury & Compensation Committee.
Elected to WA Bar: 2020
Areas of Practise:
Criminal Injuries Compensation