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For Compulsory Third Party advice and assistance, our highly credentialed experts can assist you.

Proven results in CTP claims

Our team has a long history of successful outcomes in CTP claims both by way of trial and by terms of settlement. Many significant claims have been resolved for modest amounts without the necessity for litigation on even catastrophic claims or claims involving difficult liability and quantum issues. Numerous decisions obtained by our team are now industry test cases.

Outstanding claims outcomes we have achieved for insurer clients include multi-million dollar savings on claims reserves for CTP claims, and we appreciate the many testimonials we have received from claims managers acknowledging the value of our work.

Our expertise

In Queensland, Quentin Owen has significant experience in personal injury claims, with particular expertise in catastrophic and fraudulent claims. Quentin was responsible for drafting RACQ’s CTP ‘at fault’ policy, and was a panel solicitor with the Nominal Defendant in Queensland for 24 years. He is consistently listed as a leading lawyer for Motor Vehicle Accident CTP (Defendant) in Doyle’s Guide and has been listed in Best Lawyers Australia for Insurance since 2013, and for Personal Injuries Litigation since 2015.

Our South Australian team led by Fiona Errington, is one of only three defendant firms with over 10 years experience in CTP claims and the state’s new legislation. We can help you navigate the unique and evolving CTP environment in South Australia to enable your smooth transition into this market.

We are equipped and experienced to deal with the wider issues faced by CTP insurers such as:

  • Recovery actions from road authorities
  • Nominal Defendant claims
  • Pursuing contributions from manufacturers and suppliers of defective products
  • Circumstances involving the inadequate maintenance of vehicles
  • Contributions from workers compensation insurers
  • Dual insurance issues
  • Fraudulent claims
  • Off-road accidents

Our specialised and streamlined approach to claims

Our team is outcome focussed when it comes to claims management. Our national specialist insurance presence, combined with our unity of approach and experience, gives us an edge that will deliver cost efficiencies, value, and whole-of-business benefits. Solutions and innovations developed in one jurisdiction are applied across all of our offices so all clients benefit from leading, streamlined and effective services throughout Australia.

Contact us for further information on how our CTP team can assist you.