Brian Bolton

Special Counsel

Qualifications: LLB

Industries

Practices

Brian is an experienced lawyer, qualified in both the UK and Australia, specialising in personal injury litigation generally, with particular focus on workers’ compensation and employer’s liability matters. A speciality of mine is toxic torts, including asbestos and silicosis litigation.

Prior to being admitted to practice Brian was a senior claims officer role with a major national insurer in Western Australia and New South Wales.

Over the last 20 years Brian has acted for major insurer clients in litigated matters in relation to;

  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Asbestos litigation
  • Silicosis litigation
  • General personal injury actions
  • Employer’s Indemnity (litigated) claims

Awards and recognition

Doyles Guide to the Australian Legal Profession
Leading Dust Diseases Lawyer (WA) 2019-2021
Doyles Guide to the Australian Legal Profession
Pre-Eminent Dust Diseases Lawyer (WA) 2020-2021
Best Lawyers in Australia 2023
Recognised – Insurance Law