Workers Compensation, Criminal Injuries Compensation, Commercial & Civil Disputes Litigation.
Shash Nigam is the Director at Nigams Legal Pty Ltd Barristers & Solicitors. He holds both Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws degrees and is a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Western Australia and the High Court of Australia. He was admitted as a barrister and solicitor on the 21st December 2004.
Shash specializes in criminal law, criminal confiscations and criminal injuries compensation matters. He has acted in numerous high profile trials and appeals over the years.He was the Western Australian National Director of the Australian Lawyers Alliance for nearly 10 years. In 2014, he was nominated for the Australian Lawyers Alliance National Civil Justice Award.
Criminal Injuries Compensation, Workers Compensation Claims, Sickness & Accident Insurance Claims, Medical Negligence Claims.
John was born in Singapore and is fluent in Malay. He completed his law degree at Bristol University in England in 1987, where he spent the following year at the Council of Legal Education and obtained his admission to Gray’s Inn in London. In 1989 John arrived in Australia and was admitted to practice in the ACT and WA. He specialises in compensation law and has conducted many successful accident claims. Currently the Vice President of the Ethnic Disability Advocacy Centre, John is dedicated to assisting and advising accident victims and people with special needs.
Compensation law, Personal Injury Claims, Criminal & Traffic Matters
Jasdev is passionate about providing his clients with expert legal advice and aims to provide his clients with innovate solutions to their legal problems.
Jasdev has spent his career acting for injured parties as well as national and international insurers and companies in a variety of personal injury matters. Jasdev also has extensive experience representing his clients in a variety of criminal and traffic related matters and has represented his clients in WorkCover WA, the Magistrates Court and in the District and Supreme Court of Western Australia. Jasdev also regularly provides pro bono services to a not for profit organisation in Perth.
Workers’ Compensation Claims, Employer’s Negligence / Common Law Claims, Motor Vehicle Accident Claims, Third Party Claims, Public Liability Claims, Fatal Accident Claims, Abuse in Care Claims, Criminal Injuries Compensation Claims, Total and Permanent Disablement Claims
Eleanor joined Dwyer Durack’s Personal Injury Law Department as the Head of the Department in March 2018. On 1 July 2020, Eleanor was made a Director of Dwyer Durack Eleanor’s practice centres on personal injury litigation, having worked within the plaintiff personal injury industry for over a decade, and has established an excellent reputation for assisting injured persons in all areas of personal injury law. Eleanor prides herself on providing personable service whilst pursuing every claim vigorously to achieve maximum compensation for her clients.
Peter is a UWA law graduate. He joined the firm as a partner in 1989. Prior to that, he gained generalised legal experience at Freehills in Perth and top-tier commercial law firms in London. Peter Kakulas has spent almost 30 years building up his expert knowledge of this specialised area of law and each client benefits from his invaluable expertise.What I enjoy most about my practice is achieving results for our clients that exceed their expectations. There is a no more satisfying feeling than achieving outstanding results for clients whose lives have been significantly affected by someone else’s negligence and helping them get back on track. I strive to get every extra dollar for my clients and am always looking for ways to maximise my client’s compensation entitlements.
Workers Compensation, Motor Vehicle Accident Injury Compensation, Public Liability Claims, Medical Negligence Claims, Criminal Injury Compensation, TPD and Disability Claims, Wills
Helping injured people to maximise their compensation is my speciality and my passion. I know that life can be hard after an accident, getting the right advice is very important as it may affect your path in the future. It is very satisfying when I see clients who turn an unfortunate injury into a positive beginning for the next chapter in life.
Workers Compensation, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Serious Injury
I am a specialist Accident Claims Lawyer. I believe passionately that a person who is injured through no fault of their own deserves fair compensation. This is what I have focussed upon delivering for the whole of my legal career.
Criminal Law, Criminal Confiscation Matters, Criminal Injuries Compensatio, Workers Compensation, Personal Injury Claims
Claire Bass completed her Bachelor of Laws at Murdoch University in February 2018. She was admitted to the Supreme Court of Western Australia as a barrister and solicitor in December 2018 and to the High Court of Australia in June 2019. Claire makes regular appearances in the Magistrates Courts, District Court and Supreme Court of WA, as well as the Federal Court of Australia, appearing on behalf of clients in both criminal and civil jurisdictions. As a solicitor at Nigams Legal, Claire works in criminal law, criminal confiscations matters and a wide range of workers’ compensation and personal injury claims including motor vehicle accidents, mining accidents, fatal accidents, public liability, total and permanent disability claims under superannuation policies and criminal injuries compensation.
Insurance and Personal Injury, Workers Compensation
Emma qualification is Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, College of Law (2013) Bachelor of Laws, Murdoch University (2012) Bachelor of Commerce (Professional Accounting), Murdoch University (2012). Emma is a skilled personal injury lawyer who enjoys the challenge of complex claims. She has experience advising clients across a range of personal injury matters including motor vehicle accidents, workers’ compensation, public liability, medical negligence and criminal injuries. Emma graduated from Murdoch University in 2012 with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce (Professional Accounting). She was admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Western Australia in 2013. Advising insurers in relation to workers’ compensation and public liability matters.
Insurance LAw, Personal Injury, Workers Compensation
Gemma Taylor is a Principal lawyer at Maurice Blackburn’s Perth office and the WA State Leader. She was admitted to practice in June 2009 and since then, has worked in the areas of personal injury and insurance law. This has included road injuries and workers’ compensation, fatal accidents, public liability and third party industrial matters. She also represented the Insurance Commission of WA for four years as specified personnel on its legal panel.